Tag: Kelowna

Service In Steel

Map

I’ve blogged about Public Art in Kelowna and included some photos of the art.  But there are some interesting looking things in town that have nothing to do with art, and today I encountered something in the north end of town that made me reach for my camera. At the very end of Ethel Street …

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Public Art in Kelowna: Renaissance of a Tree

City of Kelowna Plan

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: Run

Plaque for Run 2 sculpture on the Greenway

I started blogging about Public Art in Kelowna last summer when the Kelowna Art Gallery presented Please Touch the Art: Art in the Public Space.  I picked up a brochure there (PDF) that listed 59 pieces of public art, got on my scooter and visited many of the installations. I posted about most of them …

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Public Art in Kelowna: Growth

Brandt's Creek entrance

Last July the Kelowna Art Gallery’s exhibition “Please Touch the Art: Art in the Public Space”  made me want to vist and blog about all the public art in Kelowna.  In August and September I rode my scooter around town taking photos and blogging about some of the pieces.  (Check the Public Art category on …

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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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