Public Art Advisory Commission
The Commission shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Town Council and the Parks and Recreation Director or his or her designee to support the Town by establishing Windsor as an art destination that raises the potential for education, innovation, collaborative community engagement and cultural exploration. This Commission was established in 2015.
Town Hall Council Chambers
9291 Old Redwood Hwy., Building 400, Windsor
The vision for Windsor is to be an art destination that raises the potential for education, innovation, collaborative community engagement and cultural exploration.
The commission is made up of five (5) members-at- large who serve a four (4) year term, each appointed by a Councilmember. Members-at-large are required to be residents of Sonoma County and shall demonstrate a commitment to art and culture in Windsor. Additionally, one (1) Town Council Member and one (1) Parks and Recreation Commissioner sits on the Commission.
View current members of the Public Art Advisory Commission
Click here to contact the Public Art Advisory Commission.
(Pictured: Bruce Johnson, "The Offering," located on Old Redwood Highway/Market Street Roundabout)
The Town of Windsor and the Certified Farmers Market are hosting an art exhibition and sale along with the annual Tomato Festival on September 24th from 9:30am-12:30pm at the Farmers Market on the Town Green. We are seeking local artists to show their works of art in a pop-up gallery. Artists will receive a 10x10 space to set up a booth (artists will provide their own tables, chairs, easels etc. needed for gallery set up). For more information and questions please call, 707-838-1260 or visit https://www.townofwindsor.com/1449/Tomato-and-Art-Festival to enter.
Deadline to apply is Wednesday, September 13, 2023.
Discovering Windsor through ArtThe Town of Windsor is proud to have completed its third year of the Discovering Windsor Through Art Program. This program aims to help beautify the community, enhancing the lives of residents as well as those who visit and work in the Town and is designed to grow and develop the talent from within to allow the community to discover each other through art.
(Pictured: Amber Rankin, "Coming Together," located at Old Redwood Highway and Windsor River Road)
Art Under the Oaks - Downtown Photo Gallery
Art Under the Oaks is a new public art installation near the Town Green in Windsor. The community-submitted photographs exemplify what makes Windsor a great place to live, work and play -- wonderful people who care for each other, gorgeous nature and parklands, and fantastic food and events.
Featuring 29 images submitted by 16 community members, the Downtown Photo Gallery will be temporarily displayed along Old Redwood Highway, north of the Bell Village Shopping Center (Oliver's), from May-November 2023.
Click here to learn more about Art Under the Oaks.
(Pictured: Photograph submitted by Austin Parnow)
Wisdom Tree Mural Project
The Town of Windsor is excited to announce the installation of the Wisdom Tree Mural Project, in collaboration with Pomo artists, on the north side of the Huerta Gym, located at 9291 Old Redwood Highway Building 200. The project is a collaboration between the Town's Public Art Advisory Commission (Commission) and Pomo artists Bonnie Lockhart, Eric Wilder, and Jewelina Acosta.
Click here to learn more about the Wisdom Tree Mural Project.
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Commissioner Reference Materials
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