Public Art Boca
Discover, Engage, Experience Public Art Boca
The City of Boca Raton believes that art has the remarkable power to transform cities, ignite conversations and bring communities together. Public Art Boca, the City's dedicated public art program, is committed to enhancing Boca Raton's urban landscape and distinctive sense of place through the infusion of art, creativity, and culture.
Why Public Art Matters
Public art is more than just beautiful sculptures and murals - it's a reflection of the City's shared values, aspirations, and history that enriches the lives of residents and visitors by:
- Inspiring Connection: It serves as a visual storyteller, bridging generations and diverse background, fostering a sense of belonging.
- Creating a Sense of Place: It transforms ordinary spaces into vibrant, welcoming destinations, making the City more enjoyable, attractive, equitable, accessible and safe for all.
- Fueling Conversation: It promotes dialogue and introspection, stimulating communities to think, question, and engage with current events and the world around them.
- Boosting Local Economy: It supports a thriving arts scene contributing to a robust local economy that attracts businesses, tourism, and a dynamic workforce.
The Future of Public Art in Boca Raton
To reaffirm Boca Raton's dedication to public art, the City has hired its very first Public Art Coordinator. This position represents a firm commitment to invest more into the cultural vibrancy and landscape of Boca Raton. With a renewed vision and fresh perspective, the City is positioned to take the Public Art Boca program to new heights by expanding Boca Raton's canvas and ensuring public art reflects the diversity, culture, and history of the community.
We invite the community to join us on this exciting journey as we bring art to the center of Boca Raton. Together, we'll celebrate creativity, cultivate community, and make the City of Boca Raton an even more beautiful and inspiring place to live, work, learn, and play!