Current Public Art Competition

Canada 150

A process is underway to select a work of public art to commemorate Canada’s 150th Anniversary.  A Jury of community members, artists and Saanich staff has been chosen to review proposals and to choose a winning work of art.

Thank you to all artists who submitted proposals. Proposals are now being evaluated by the project jury. It is anticipated that a winner of the competition will be announced in August.

The proposed location for the art work is within Cedar Hill Park near the Cedar Hill Arts Centre as shown in the map here.  The total budget for the art work is $65,000.00 Cnd dollars, inclusive of all expenses and taxes the artist may have.

Any questions may be directed to Public Art Coordinator, Planning Department, District of Saanich at or 250-475-5471.