Home | Experience the Arts | Public Art

Public Art

Creativity thrives in St. Louis. Sculptures, murals, fountains, mosaics and memorials are part of the fabric of the streets and parks of our region. Public art goes beyond the expected idea of art. Public art in St. Louis extends to a wide range of innovative concepts, projects and programs. Explore the different areas of our community and the public art that enriches our lives below.

A group of site-specific, temporary public artworks in Downtown St. Louis.

Downtown STL Public Art Initiative
Leading the charge to bring more public art to Downtown St. Louis.



Clear All

Poetry in Motion

Arts in Transit

Formerly known as MetroLines, the Poetry in Motion project continues to be sponsored by AIT,…


Arts in Transit

Mime explores the intersection of time and natural phenomena in a dynamic visual and visceral experience…

Linear Accelerator

Arts in Transit

The sculpture consists of two, 50 foot by 30 inch tapered tubular forms suspended beneath…

I Want

Arts in Transit

Frozen in mid-step, a man grips the leash of a dog trotting ahead of him.…

Hoi Polloi

Arts in Transit

Hoi Polloi, one of nine commissioned for MetroLink’s new extension, consists of large metal screens…


Arts in Transit

The concept of the beehive and its honeycomb structure is the basis for the overall…

Art Bus Fleet (*Retired)

Arts in Transit

** This piece is no longer on display. Please see our Retired Public Art Installations page…


Arts in Transit

It’s a windy day, and the nine, 20-foot-tall, identical metal, kite-like sculptures that make up Aquilone are…

A Walk in the Park

Arts in Transit

An overlay of lacy aluminum silhouettes titled A Walk in the Park embellishes the distinctive cement privacy…

Thinker on Rock

Area Universities

Thinker on Rock is a prime example of Flanagan’s work. Even though the piece is tied…

The Edward D. Kalachek Memorial

Area Universities

The Cor-ten and polished stainless steel abstract work pays tribute to Edward D. Kalachek, who…

Weathered Venus

Area Universities

Weathered Venus, a large scale bronze sculpture, is a contemporary celebration of the value of…

1 39 40 41 42 43