Vancouver Public Art (CESE 010)

From iconic installations to lesser-known local gems, discover Vancouver’s diverse and exciting public art works. Gain insight into the role of public art within society and community, discover new sites, rediscover favorite long-time installations, and participate in discussions about space and place-making in Vancouver neighborhoods. Learn the story behind these captivating pieces, their relationship to the community, and the impact of art in the public realm. Led by a local artist and educator, this course offers self-guided or small-group audio/visual tours, alongside virtual discussions.

Contact Hours

12 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

No prior learning required.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements


Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $259.23. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Format

Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.


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