Public Art Collection

Imagine Dragon by Kent Kraber

In August of 2013 the City Council approved the recommendation of the Cultural Arts Commission and borrowed "Imagine" as a temporary piece of public art to be displayed in the park space north of the entry plaza fronting the Public ...

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Median Gardens
Visual Arts: Other

Median Garden on the 800 block of Orange Avenue installed in 2005 in the shape of a Celtic knot.

Coronado has sixteen beautiful works of art, created on the canvas of the Orange Avenue median. Initiated in 1992 by local ...

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Tales of the Big Bay by Annika Nelson
Visual Arts

Tales of the Big Bay are four Nature Interpretive signs in the children's play area of Tidelands Park. They describe the Coronado Bay and its history. The largest San Diego Bay park, Tidelands Park, offers a small beach, recreational ...

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Seaside Seating by Doug Snider
Visual Arts

Seaside Seating is a bench found in Tidelands Park. The largest San Diego Bay park, Tidelands Park, offers a small beach, recreational fields, picnic areas and plenty of open space for a variety of outdoor activities. A scenic bike path ...

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Legends of California by Donal Hord
Visual Arts

The Legends of California are a series of seven Limestone panels at Coronado High School. They depict Donal Hord's vision of the founding of California. Donal Hord (February 26, 1902 – June 29, 1966), an American sculptor, was born Donald ...

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Water by Kirsten Green
Visual Arts

At Coronado High School, this is Kirstin's third public mosaic and is on the concrete bench in the Brian Bent Memorial Aquatics Complex.

About Kirstin: Mosaics found me at the age of 15. Ever since then I have been ...

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Coronado Ferry Mosaic Mural by Susan Hertel & Denis O'Connor
Visual Arts

Home Savings was a large bank with many branches throughout California. Many of the bank branches had commissioned beautiful murals--often mosaics on their exteriors. The Bank no longer exists and this site became a Petco store which has also closed ...

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Rotary Plaza by Patrick O'Connor
Visual Arts

Rotary Park, in Coronado, Calif., is a centrally-located triangular spot along the city's main avenue. The park's new design created a gathering spot for residents and visitors. Contractor T.B. Penick & Sons, San Diego, used various aggregate ...

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