Canada 150 Public Art Legacy

A square fountain is visible beside large planters in an outdoor courtyard.

Canada 150 Public Art Legacy

Call To Artists

The City of Mississauga invites Aboriginal Artists currently residing in Canada, or Canadian Artists residing in Canada that will engage and collaborate with the Aboriginal Community, to submit expressions of interest and qualifications for a permanent public artwork for Mississauga Celebration Square.

The intent of the proposed permanent public artwork is to:

  • Promote Canadian values, culture and history;
  • Generate national pride and bring citizens together to celebrate Canada 150 as well as the overall City Canada 150 thematic: Brilliance Together;
  • Create a strong and recognizable link to themes of diversity, inclusion and reconciliation with Aboriginal Communities;
  • Create a public art legacy for Mississauga in celebration of Canada 150, and;
  • Interpret and elevate the genius loci of MCS through public art

For full details please look at the PDF provided below.

Download Canada 150 Call To Artists

Download High Resolution Image

Contact Us
For more information contact:

Here's what's hot

An interactive experience not to be missed! The Museums of Mississauga welcome Live History to perform The Round Table, an immersive drama experience unfolding in the dining room at Benares. Guests will participate in solving this escape-room style mystery that includes historical details of the area.

Featuring all things wizarding, Fantastic Beasts of Benares packs a historic house with two days full of potion making, spell casting classes, crafts, games and prizes. Don't miss out on fun for all ages with quill writing in invisible ink, an artisans market, visits with real life beasts, tastes of your favourite wizarding world treats, and many more magical surprises.

The experiments have taken over the lab! Join us at Halloween Lab for an afternoon of science shows, hands on experiments and, of course, candy and costumes galore. Hands on science stations will be set up where kids of all ages can try out a series of guided experiments,

The Toronto Biennial of Art is a 72-day, free art exhibition located at 10 sites along the waterfront. The Small Arms Inspection Building will present works by 13 international artists and provide interactive experiences that include workshops, artist talks, community gatherings and explorative walks