Tag: City Park

Public Art in Kelowna: Renaissance of a Tree

Bird behind bars

Stop #32 on the Public Art in Kelowna brochure is Renaissance of a Tree, a wood sculpture carved by a man with a chainsaw. Pete Ryan carved the falcon from a cottonwood tree that fell in a storm which did considerable damage to City Park in 1997.  The sculpture is meant as a tribute to …

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Public Art in Kelowna: Cenotaph

Cenotaph in City Park, Kelowna, BC

  Cenotaph is stop #33 on the Public Art in Kelowna Tour.  These monuments are in a plaza in City Park, at the end of the Veendam walkway.  They honour Kelowna citizens who were killed in World War I, World War II and the Korean conflict.  Veendam, in the Netherlands, is a Sister City to …

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