The City of Virginia Beach recognizes that the arts tell a community’s story, remind
ing residents and visitors of what makes a city different and special.
Public art has the power to energize our public spaces, arouse our thinking, and transform the places where we live, work, and play into more welcoming and beautiful environments that invite interaction.
The City of Virginia Beach's public art program enhances our city's identity as a community that supports and promotes creative
expression. It builds our sense of civic pride and enriches our quality of life. Fifty-one pieces of public art are currently on view in a variety of mediums, displaying inspired subject matter and Lin Emery, Wings, 2011 demonstrating continued commitment to showcasing
many different artists.
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of our Public Art Guide.
Report Public Art Vandalism
Public art enhances the quality of life for all citizens of Virginia Beach. Vandalism includes both deliberately mischevious or malicious damage and willful or ignorant destruction of our artistic treasures. If you notice vandalism of any kind, please report it here.
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Thank you for advocating for the City's public art program.