Public Art

Public Artworks List

Red Bird
Red Bird
Artist: Michael Lance
Location: Convent Street Park
Date completed: 1986

Bright red kinetic sculpture was placed at the park’s summit overlooking the river and resembles an intertwining abstract whirligig atop a
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Under the Over Br...
Under the Over Bridge
Artist: Mark Schlesinger
Location: Ninth Street Bridge
Date completed: 2009

Bands of polymer stucco and aluminum framed, stainless steel panels with powder-coated paints and color; bolted to ceiling of underpass and
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Bernard
Bernard's Bench
Artist: Twyla Arthur
Location: River Walk (near Urseline Academy)
Date completed: 2009

The bench is composed of mosaic tile and small mementos contributed by the community and features the phrase 'Ars Longa, Vita Brevis' (“Art
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29° 25
29° 25' 57" N and 98° 29' 13" W
Artist: Stuart Allen
Location: Museum Reach - McCullough Bridge
Date completed: 2009

Suspended steel panels containing colored steel wire shift and morph with changing patterns of color and texture as visitors pass by. 

29° 26
29° 26' 00" N and 98° 29' 07" W
Artist: Stuart Allen
Location: Museum Reach - Brooklyn Bridge
Date completed: 2009

Suspended steel panels, containing colored steel wire,  shift and morph with changing patterns of color and texture as visitors pass by. (4
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Grotto
Grotto
Artist: Carlos Cortes
Location: Museum Reach - Camden and Newell Street
Date completed: 2009

The three-story, dream-like sculpted structure is located in a bend of the river between the Camden and Newell Street bridges, adorning both
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River Walk Mosaic...
River Walk Mosaic Murals
Artist: Oscar Alvarado
Location: River Walk (underneath bridges)
Date completed: 2002

11 mosaic tile murals located on the riverwalk between Travis and Richmond streets, 1999-2003 bond.



Sonic Passage
Sonic Passage
Artist: Bill Fontana
Location: Museum Reach - Jones Avenue
Date completed: 2009

Audio equipment and a three-zone speaker system 'wash' pedestrians and boat passengers in the sounds of the San Antonio River.

Maverick Tile Mural
Maverick Tile Mural
Artist: Ethel Wilson Harris
Location: Riverwalk- North of Lexington St. Bridge, west bank
Date completed: 1930

Romantic images of village life in Mexico are set on a colorful tile mural crafted in the 1930’s by Mexican Arts and Crafts, a San Antonio
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F.I.S.H
F.I.S.H
Artist: Donald Lipski
Location: Museum Reach - IH35 Bridge
Date completed: 2009

Twenty-five 7-foot-long fiberglass replicas of native-long eared sunfish along the Museum Reach of the San Antonio River, suspended from an
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