The power of public art enhances our experience and our quality of life. The City of Sugar Land has a rich history of creating community and engaging civic dialogue. The Public Art Program, through the concept of place, aims to beautify our city and draw residents and visitors to enjoy Sugar Land and the beauty of everyday life.
TRAFFIC BOX PUBLIC ART PROJECT INSTALLATION
Traffic box wraps are being installed in Sugar Land as part of the Public Art Program. Installation has begun to wrap thirteen traffic signal control cabinets with artist-designed wraps. The traffic boxes are located on along U.S. Highway 90A between U.S. Highway 59 and State Highway 6. To see all traffic box designs and to learn about the project, click HERE.
SETTLERS WAY PARK MOSAIC INSTALLATION
Artist Monica Garza-Mischer with Settlers Way Elementary art students collaborated to hand-craft six mosaic panels that incorporate themes of nature and Settlers Way Elementary mascots and values. The artwork is titled Discovering Brazos Bend & Beyond.
BRAZOS RIVER PARK MOSAIC INSTALLATION
Connecting Brazos River Park and Crown Festival Park at Sugar Land is an Overlook that is the subject of an elaborate mosaic project currently underway. This mosaic will welcome visitors and create a colorful focal point within the natural park. The design is entitled Interlacing Patters is made of mosaic glass tile and celebrates the natural beauty and cultural heritage of the city.
More artwork in the city's Public Art Program is available online.
Adopted in December 2016, the City of Sugar Land's first public art plan seeks to develop a comprehensive, multi-year public art plan and implementation guide. The plan is intended to further define the vision for public art and outline efforts to achieve the city's goals over the next five years.