Santa Barbara County LOVES public art! This crowd-sourced map reflects a combination of work commissioned by the Arts Commission, private foundations, local governments, educational institutions and more. Please note that each municipality has its own set of regulations regarding public art production. Stay tuned to this website for Open Calls.

POP-UP INSTALLATION coming to santa barbara

Runaway by SPORTS, which was commissioned and loaned by the Museum of Contemporary Art- Santa Barbara will be on view in front of the Amtrak station in Santa Barbara beginning in February 2019. Presented in partnership with the City of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Beautiful and the MCASB, this installation will be on view through through 2020.

Learn more about the installation and the artists.

Runaway looks amazing on the Avenue of Flags!

Runaway looks amazing on the Avenue of Flags!

Interested in learning more about our public art efforts and collaborations in santa barbara? check out these videos!