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Public Art, Displays, and Memorials

This page lists public art, sculptures, statues, monuments, memorials, fountains, and other forms of art or historical displays in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area.
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"Peace"

A stainless steel sculpture designed by Mexican artist Leonardo Nierman. Located at Broward College in the Downtown Center Building 31.

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
225 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
3 Miles High

This ceramic sculpture is made of two rows of interlocking blocks. Each block measures 12" x 12", with individual design and color. The imagery convey ...

Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
10500 W Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise, FL, 33351
Accordant Zones

South Florida artist Barbara Neijna and New York artist Ned Smyth collaborated to design this sculptural park situated on the north side of the Judici ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
201 SE 6th St., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301
African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

Located in a specially designed room, The Harrambe Room is a complete integrated space with wall panels and terrazzo floor design. Twenty wall panels ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33311
Animal Garden

Animal Garden, is a sequence of high visibility exterior, freestanding powder-coated metal sculptures that serve as a way finding device to heighten p ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
3100 NW 19th Ter., Pompano Beach, FL, 33065
Beyond

Titled "Beyond," the sculpture is made of infinity glass with powder-coated aluminum and LED lights. Standing 13 feet tall this sculpture is worth $10 ...

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
9405 NW 31st Ct., Coral Springs, Florida, 33065
Cartwheel

Located at Cypress Park in Coral Springs, this sculpture of a girl doing a cartwheel is made out of bronze by Gary Lee Price.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
1301 Coral Springs Dr., Coral Springs, Florida, 33071
Cascade Arch

Chicago-based artist Barry Tinsley uses the palm tree as the inspiration for design elements in this pair of sculptures. Placed outdoor by a pathway a ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
350 SE 2nd St., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33312
Color Play

This sculpture is made of out stainless steel and colored glass. Created by Stephen Canneto

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
East Atlantic Blvd. Entryway, Coral Springs, Florida
Colorful Sailboat Sculpture

Colorful Sailboat Sculpture in Fort Lauderdale, Florida This colorful sailboat sculpture that features a scene from the Grand Canal in Venice is the ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
305 S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderale, Florida, 33301
Cosmological Principle

Made out of steel and automobile paint this beautiful sculpture is located in Betti Stradling Park.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
10301 Wiles Rd., Coral Springs, Florida, 33321
Donna dal Futuro

Built with Italian mosiac tiles on fiberglass stainless steel. Located on 315 University Drive in Coral Springs.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
315 University Drive, Coral Springs, Florida
Fern-Lore Guardian

Out in the woods, not too far from the Fern Forest Nature Center, stands this pair of sculptures. One can look at them comfortably from a suspended bo ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
201 Lyons Rd. S, Pompano Beach, FL, 33068
Florida's Humpty Dumpty Sculpture

This Kimber Fiebiger sculpture is made out of bronze and can be found in the Coral Springs ArtWalk.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
9405 NW 31st Ct., Coral Springs, Florida
Flying Saucer Grove

Renowned landscape artist Martha Schwartz, collaborating with architect Ellerbe Becket, designed this enormous 80,000-sq. ft. entry plaza to the arena ...

Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
2555 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise, FL, 33323
Fort Lauderdale Airport Sculpture

Lee Brown constructed this sculpture by connecting industrial steel tubing materials, then twisted the linear configuration to give the form of "fligh ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
100 Terminal Dr, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33315
Fort Lauderdale Government Center Mural

This is a detail of an 85 x 30 foot mural on the side of the Broward County Governmental Center Parking Garage that illustrates iconic images of Browa ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
115 S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33301
Fort Lauderdale Reading Center

In addition to its collection of books, magazines, CDs, DVDs and other circulating materials, the Fort Lauderdale Reading Center also has public acces ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
1300 E. Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33304
Fort Lauderdale Whispering Giant

Located across the street from the beach in Fort Lauderdale on Route A1A in Alexander Park, this wood-carved sculpture depicts the head of an American ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
SE 5th St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33304
Gator and Grebe Sculptures

The Gator and The Grebe sculptures were created by Doug Makemson. The Gator is made out of stainless steel and The Grebe is made out of stainless stee ...

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
2954 Sportsplex Dr., Coral Springs, Florida
Gator Glam Fiberglass Sculpture Mosaic

Located at the The Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills, these aligator sculputres are made out of fiberglass.

Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
12801 W Sunrise Blvd, Sunrise, Florida, 33323
Glory And Defeat

Glory and Defeat enhances and supports the Lauderhill Library unique sports theme and sports-related programming. This functionally integrated mural w ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
4257 NW 12th Street, Lauderhill, FL, 33313
Harrambe Room, The

Located in a specially designed room, circular in shape, 28' diameter, "The Harrambe Room" is a complete integrated space with wall panels and terrazz ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33311
Imag_ne Sculpture

A 550-pound sculpture of Scrabble tiles spelling out the word Imag_ne the fifth letter is missing,inviting people to pose for photos sitting between t ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
NE 21st Ave, DEERFIELD BEACH, Florida, 33441
In Harmony

In Harmony is a Hanna Jubran designed sculpture made out of bronze and stainless steel.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
9760 W. Sample Road, Coral Springs, Florida
Las Olas Elephant Sculptures

The Las Olas Elephants, two kinetic sculptures of elephants on the Riverside Lawn, were created by Frederick Prescott of Santa Fe.

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
620 E Las Olas Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Last Picture Show Movie Theater, The

The Last Picture Show Movie Theatre is more than a movie theater; it's also a celebration of film culture. This is evident upon entering, when you're ...

Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
10036 W McNab Rd, Tamarac, Florida, 33321
Laura's Ego

Laura's Ego is 94 inches tall, 109 inches wide, and 30 inches deep. It was made out of locust wood and corten steel by James Burnes.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
10021 W. Sample Rd., Coral Springs, Florida
Lewis Landing Park Native American Statue

This beautiful park sits next to the south fork of the New River and features a Tequesta Indian Statue to honor the Native American artifacts unearthe ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
630 SW 9th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312
Li'l Blader Sculpture, The

Created by Nilda Maria Comas, this sculpture resides at Colee Hammock Park in Fort Lauderdale.

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
1500 Brickell Drive, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33301
Libros

Artist Jim Sanborn created 'Libros' for the lobby of the Northwest Regional Library. Based on the 3000-year old history of the written word, the artwo ...

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
3151 University Dr., Coral Springs, FL, 33065
Metamorphosis

JoeSam, an African American artist, infused humor and warm greeting to the patrons of the Deerfield Beach Percy White Branch Library. This colorfully ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
837 E Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL, 33441
Onward and Upward

Onward and Upward is located at 10100 W. Sample Rd. in Coral Springs and is designed by Fred Napoli.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
10100 W. Sample Rd., Coral Springs, Florida
Pineapple

This large scale sculpture is a playful and decorative center-piece for the courthouse courtyard. The late New York artist Mary Ann Unger created the ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
1600 W Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL, 33442
Pompano Drum Circle

Drawing upon the musical traditions of the diverse cultures represented in the Pompano Beach community, the Pompano Drum Circle connects people and th ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
304 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL, 33060
Progression

Nestor Guzman designed this sculpture named Progression and is located at the Village Square in Coral Springs.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
Village Square, Coral Springs, Florida
Rainforest Botanical

Stephen Kishel designed this sculpture. Named Rainforest Botanical it is located at in Coral Springs.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
3300 University Dr, Coral Springs, Florida
Rock-et Man

Located at Whispering Woods Park in Coral Springs. This sculpture was created by Craig Berube-Gray.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
7701 Wiles Rd., Coral Springs, Florida
Roosevelt Gardens Park

three playground areas (one covered) two full-court basketball courts with lighting and bench seating three picnic shelters with grills assembly ha ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
2841 N.W. 11th St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33311
Rotate

Made out of powder coated milled steel, this sculpture was created by Jock Howard-Potter.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
12441 Royal Palm Blvd., Coral Springs, Florida
Seven Runes

New York based artist Patricia Leighton developed a design for a sculptural work that emphasizes the relationship between water and land. This environ ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
2555 W Copans Rd., Pompano Beach, FL, 33069
Silence

Nestor Guzman created this sculpture. It is on display at the ArtWalk in Coral Springs.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
ArtWalk, Coral Springs, Florida, 33065
Solar Time Plane

Late artist Dale Eldred, recipient of many awards including a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, d ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
100 S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301
Sowing

Alfredo Alea's sculpture named Sowing is on display at the ArtWalk in Coral Springs.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
ArtWalk, Coral Springs, Florida, 33065
Stair #1

Like a checkered race car flag, the black and white marble of the cantilevered structure is eye-catching at one of the busiest intersections in downto ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
NW 1st Ave. & Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301
Stone and Glass Gardens

This integrated sculptural environment is comprised of two structures at the Arrival Level and one structure at the Departure Level of Terminal 1 in t ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
320 Terminal Dr., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33315
Swimming in Knowledge

The motifs used for the Pompano Beach Branch Library emphasize nature in combination with human knowledge and access to information. Above the interi ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
1213 E Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL, 33060
Swordfish Sculpture

35-foot bronze sailfish sculpture located at the Broward County Convention Center.

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33316
Three Horses Above the Cat Walk

Black is the unifying color for this mysterious gathering of fragmented sculptural elements: three human masks, three horse heads, one bird, one felin ...

Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
5985 N Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33308
Tropical Toss

Located in Coral Springs, this colorful metal sculpture was created by Kim Radocia.

Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
8703 W Sample Rd, Coral Springs, Florida, 33065