Public Art Committee

Current Art Park sculptures can be found here.

Learn more about "Strata" - Urbandale's Centennial Public Art Sculpture.

Urbandale 2017-18 Art Park – Call to Artist Form

​Interested in serving on the Public Art Committee?  Please click on "Volunteer to Serve on a Board & Commission" under Quick Links.


Meetings


  • Noon
  • 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • City Hall
    3600 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322

Members


  • Doug Adamson
    Term expires: December 31, 2017
  • Paul Burkett
    Term expires: December 31, 2017
  • Rob Hilbert
    Term expires: December 31, 2016
  • Carol Holmquist
    Term expires: December 31, 2016
  • James Reese
    Term expires: December 31, 2016
  • Mindy Sauer
    Term expires: December 31, 2018
  • Terri Steinke
    Term expires: December 31, 2018
  • Shane Zimmerman
    Term expires: December 31, 2017

Overview


The Public Art Committee consists of 9 members who must be residents of Urbandale. Members are appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council.

Areas of Focus


The Urbandale Public Art Committee was created in 2008 to enhance the appearance of the City of Urbandale through the integration of art in the public environment. The Committee defines "public art" as an artwork that is created for the public to experience. Public art in Urbandale will represent Urbandale through the following themes:
  • Community
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Family
  • History
  • Vision

Photographic Directory of Urbandale's Public Art


View our photographic directory (PDF) of the public art on display in Urbandale.

Urbandale Public Library Art Gallery


The Urbandale Public Library Art Gallery is a collaborative partnership between the Urbandale Public Library, the Urbandale Public Art Committee and UCAN. The mission of this partnership is to encourage and facilitate public art of high aesthetic quality that celebrates the uniqueness of Urbandale, enhances the quality of life, makes art more accessible to the general public and provides diverse resources for life-long learning and enjoyment.