The City of Vista offers a robust Public Art program encompassing many programs ranging from Kites Over Vista, the Vista in Bloom Utility Box mural program, downtown murals and the Civic Gallery exhibits.
Public Art Programs
- Interactive Public Art Map featuring current Kites Over Vista exhibition, murals, and other public art.
Current Artist Calls
- 2019 Kites Over Vista
- 2019 Golden Visions 55+ Art Exhibition
- Paseo Santa Fe Phase II Roundabout Art
- Vista in Bloom: Utility Box Beautification Project
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The Civic Gallery is located on the second floor of the Vista Civic Center, 200 Civic Center Drive. The gallery is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and every other Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free.
"Balanced Rock Rainbow" by Susan Coppock
NEW WORK 2018
October 30 - December 21, 2018
Artists: Peter Politanoff, Richard Wilson, Rick Gauthreaux, Patricia deAlteris, Kristin Albright, Mike Reardon, Don Fike, Nicki James, Jerry Kao, Mary Eckroth, Moises Verdin, Susan Coppock, Kat Johnson, Ana Phelps, Geoff Scott, Eiji Fuller, Katherine Zimmer, Arpad Petrass, Koustav Maity, Anindita Sarkar.
Judges: Don Bartletti and Kelly Moncure.
Public Reception: November 13, 2018 / 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
CONGRATULATIONS TO THIS YEAR'S WINNERS:
1st Place ($300): "Moonset" by Koustav Maity
2nd Place ($200): "Into The Forest" by Jerry Kao
3rd Place ($150): "Making Music" by Mike Reardon
Honorable Mention ($50): "All That Was Left Standing, After Maria, La Perla" by Peter Politanoff
Honorable Mention ($50): "Old-fashioned Database" by Don Fike
People's Choice Award ($100): TBA Next Month! Please stop by the Civic Gallery to vote for your favorite artwork!