Public Art

The City of Perth is home to more than 200 public artworks reflecting the city’s identity, both past and present.

  • Circular artwork 'Delight and Hurt' on the ceiling of the City of Perth Library

    Highlights of our Public Art

    The City’s significant collection of major historic and contemporary public art works includes permanent and temporary installations that stimulate our thinking, deepen our sense of place and experience of space, and transform the places where we live, work, and play.

    Highlights of our Public Art Collection are available in our Art City Walking Trail and you can also view an online map of the City’s Public Art Collection.

  • Water labyrinth in Forrest Place

    Appearing Rooms, Labyrinth

    HEIN, Jeppe

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • Coexistence sculpture in front Supreme Court

    Co-existence

    LOWE, Peter

    City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016
  • Connectus sculpture suspended over laneway

    Connectus

    LANGLEY & ARMATURE, Warren

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • Circular artwork 'Delight and Hurt' on the ceiling of the City of Perth Library

    Delight and Hurt Not

    NICHOLLS, Andrew

  • Abstract green sculpture, 'Grow Your Own' in Forrest Place

    Grow Your Own (2011)

    ANGUS, James

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • Koorden sculptures

    Koorden

    GARLETT & KUHAUPT & CHANEY, Rod & Richie & Fred

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • The Arch in Northbridge

    The Arch

    GRANT, Lorenna

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • The Mob Kangaroos on St George's Terrace

    ‘The Mob’ Kangaroos on the Terrace

    SMITH & WALSH, SMITH, Charles & Joan

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 2016 
  • 'Unidentified' artwork

    Unidentified Photographer

    NEIL, Anne

    Image credit: City of Perth Public Art Collection, image courtesy of Frances Andrijich Photography / Perth Public Art Foundation @ 201