Art in Adelaide

As you explore the city and North Adelaide, you'll find a rich collection of commemorative monuments, sculptures and installations which sit in perfect harmony among a growing collection of contemporary artworks. 

For your convenience we've created an interactive map, so no matter where you are you can learn about these unique works which help add to the vibrancy and add to the identity of the city.

Please note: this database is continually growing, and works may be moved from time to time, so check back regularly to discover the latest additions. 

 
Legend
legend-close-btn
Legend
  • Grouping IconMarker Cluster
  • Grouping IconSculpture
  • Grouping IconLandscape Feature
  • Grouping IconStatue
  • Grouping IconFountain
  • Grouping IconIntegrated Art
  • Grouping IconMonument
  • Grouping IconMural
  • Grouping IconProjection
Sculpture

14 Pieces

Hossein Valamanesh and Angela Valamanesh

Materials: South Australian black and red granite

Sculpture

A Day Out

Marguerite Derricourt

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

A Way of Seeing

Catherine Truman

Materials: Bronze

Monument

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander War Memorial

Lee-Ann Tjunypa Buckskin, Michelle Nikou, Tony Rosella and Robert Hannaford AM

Materials: Bronze and mixed media

Mural

Adelaide Central Market Mural

Tiff Rysdale, Jade Harland, Ryan Turner - Malicious Delicious

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

Alice

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Monument

Alice Dixon Tree and Sculpture

Ant Martin

Materials: Redgum

Monument

ANZAC Centenary Memorial Walk

Grieve Gillet Dimitty Andersen Architects

Materials: Granite

Fountain

Bill's Fountain

Taylor Cullity Lethlean

Materials: black granite

Sculpture

Black Spring

Andy Goldsworthy

Materials: Parachilna slate

Landscape Feature

Bonython Park Entrance Sculpture

Tony Rosella and Greg Healey

Materials: Mixed media

Integrated Art

Branchtrack

Christine Cholewa and Deb Jones, CHEB Art and Design

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Bronze Sculpture No. 714

Robert Klippel

Materials: Bronze

Integrated Art

Camouflage

Karl Meyer with Exhibition Studios

Materials: Painted steel sculpture

Statue

Captain Charles Sturt

Adrian Jones

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Captain Matthew Flinders RN

Fredrick Brook Hitch A.R.B.S.

Materials: Bronze and granite

Sculpture

Carpark Members Only toy car installation

Matej Andraz Vogrincic

Materials: Mixed Media

Fountain

Cascade

Sergio Redegalli

Materials: Float glass and silicone

Statue

Catherine Helen Spence

Ieva Pocius

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Chimpanzee Finger

Lisa Roet

Materials: Bronze

Mural

City of Music mural

Dave Court

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

Co-ordinate #1 You are here

Steven Giles

Materials: Granite and slate

Mural

Cold Chisel Mural

James Dodd

Materials: Acrylic paint

Monument

Colonel Light Memorial

HL Jackman

Materials: Granite

Sculpture

Consumption

Philip Hind

Materials: Metal

Sculpture

Continuum

Bert Flugelman

Materials: Stainless steel

Integrated Art

Cultural Marker

Jacob Logos, Taylor Power-Smith and Students of Challa Gardens Primary School and Gilles Street Primary School Students

Materials: Engraved granite paving

Sculpture

Custart

Greg Healey, Gregg Mitchell and Geoff Cobham

Materials: Alucabond, LED lighting

Monument

Dardanelles Memorial

Walter Torode

Materials: Granite

Mural

Daubist Mural no. 1

Driller Jet Armstrong

Materials: Acrylic paints (modifying the original mural painted by Carol Ruff and Barbary O'Brien in 1984)

Mural

David Gulpilil Mural

Thomas Readett and Laura Paige

Materials: Acrylic paint

Monument

Deceased Workers Memorial Forest

City of Adelaide

Materials: Mixed media

Sculpture

Different forms of Intelligence

Fiona Hall

Materials: Bronze, marble, wood, cast-glass, vinyl and fluorescent light

Sculpture

Dorado

Bryan Kneale

Materials: Steel

Monument

Doris May Graham Memorial

Annabelle Collett

Materials: mosaic tiles

Sculpture

Drift…

George Popperwell

Materials: Mixed media

Fountain

Drinking Fountain

John Wood

Materials: Brass, bronze and chromium plate

Sculpture

Dual

Greg Johns

Materials: Painted steel

Sculpture

Elements and Being

Akio Makigawa

Materials: Marble

Sculpture

End Divided Paths

Linda Patterson

Materials: Mixed media

Sculpture

Eucalyptus alive

Marijana Tadic

Materials: Corten steel with LED lighting sequence

Sculpture

Eyrie

Bronwyn Oliver

Materials: Copper and bronze

Sculpture

Fallen Shadows

Geoff Cobham and Deb Jones

Materials: LED, glass and steel

Integrated Art

Fashionistas

Greg Healey and Gregg Mitchell - Groundplay

Materials: Steel Sculpture and painted pavers

Sculpture

Flock Shelter

James Martin and Steve Hooper

Materials: Weathering steel

Sculpture

Flow

Laura Wills and Will Cheesman with Exhibition Studios

Materials: Stainless steel

Sculpture

FORK!

Karl Meyer with Exhibition Studios

Materials: Steel

Sculpture

Fractal Mandala

Greg Johns

Materials: Austen steel

Sculpture

Francis Street Totems

Greg Healey and Gregg Mitchell - Groundplay

Materials: Corten steel

Sculpture

Fugue

Greg Johns

Materials: Austen steel

Integrated Art

Geode (integrated granite seating and drainage grates)

Amy Joy Watson

Materials: Granite and steel

Integrated Art

Ginkgo Gates

Hossein Valamanesh and Angela Valamanesh

Materials: Bronze and steel

Sculpture

Glass Sculpture

Moto Glass, Ian Mobray and Vicky Torr

Materials: Glass

Sculpture

Golden Rhombohedron (Acute)

Jason Sims

Materials: Stainless steel and LED lighting

Sculpture

Golden Rhombohedron (Obtuse)

Jason Sims

Materials: Stainless steel and LED lighting

Sculpture

Growing Up

Hossein Valamanesh

Materials: Mixed media sculpture

Statue

Her Majesty Queen Victoria R.I.

C.B Birch A.R.A

Materials: Bronze

Landscape Feature

Hindmarsh Square Playspace

Ryan Sims, Andrew Stock and Gerry Wedd with Taylor Cullity Lethlean

Materials: Fibreglass and reinforced concrete

Sculpture

Hindmarsh Square Sculpture

Paul Trappe

Materials: Murray Bridge Granite

Statue

His Majesty King Edward VII Memorial

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal

Materials: Bronze

Statue

His Majesty King George V Memorial

M Lambert

Materials: Bronze

Integrated Art

History Notes for Old and New Time

Bronia Iwanczaki-Ivanbrook

Materials: Engraved pavers

Mural

I Think of the Colours of the Markets

Lucinda Penn

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

Immortal Warrior

Norma Redpath

Materials: Bronze

Statue

John McDouall Stuart

William Maxwell

Materials: Marble

Statue

John Stuart Dowie AM

John Woffinden

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Journey

Chendra Andary

Materials: Stainless steel and bronze

Sculpture

Kardi Munta (Emu Net) & Kardi (Emu)

Paul Herzich

Materials: Mixed Media

Sculpture

Kaurna meyunna, Kaurna yerta tampendi

Eileen Kaparny, Tony Rosella, and Darren Siwes

Materials: Ceramic and Slate

Statue

La Vierge a l'Offrande (Virgin of Offering)

Emile-Antoine Bourdelle

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Labyrinth

Rod Manning

Materials: Corten Steel

Statue

Lady Ester Lipman Jacobs OBE

Ken Martin

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Landline/Timeline

Phillip Hind

Materials: Granite, concrete and bronze

Sculpture

Lie of the Land

Aleks Danko and Jude Walton

Materials: Kanmantoo stone, granitised sand and black mallee box

Statue

Light's Vision

Birnie Rhind

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Love Knot

Mulloway Studios

Materials: Stainless steel

Sculpture

Mandoria

Marea Gazzard

Materials: Bronze and granite

Statue

Mary Lee

Pat Mosely

Materials: Bronze

Monument

Mary Mackillop

Judith Rolevink

Materials: Bronze and sandstone

Mural

Meeting Places

Shane Mankitya Cook

Materials: Acrylic paint and aerosol

Sculpture

Memorial to an Ash Tree

Mary-Ann Santin

Materials: Timber

Monument

Memorial to GF and JH Angas

William R Colton ARA

Materials: Marble and bronze

Mural

Moonta Street Murals

Vans the Omega

Materials: Acrylic paint

Integrated Art

Motion

Karl Meyer with Exhibition Studios

Materials: Painted steel

Sculpture

Moved On

Rick Clise

Materials: Painted, welded steel

Integrated Art

Mrs Robinson

Tanya Court

Materials: Steel

Mural

Museum Views

16 Artists coordinated by David Kerr

Materials: Acrylic Murals

Sculpture

Ngaru mularta | Chalk Sticks

Dave Court

Materials: Timber, aluminium

Mural

No Fixed Address Lane

Elizabeth Yanyi Close, Shane Mankitya Cook and Thomas Readett

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

No Regrets

Maria Kuczynska

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Onion Rings

Greg Healey and Gregg Mitchell - Groundplay

Materials: Steel

Sculpture

Pan

John Dowie AM

Sculpture

Paper Bag

Michelle Nikou

Materials: Bronze

Integrated Art

Park Here

Deb Jones and Christine Cholewa

Materials: Steel and painted pavers

Integrated Art

Parking Pole

Michelle Nikou

Materials: Bronze

Integrated Art

Paving Art Rundle Street

Michelle Nikou

Materials: Over 1000 coins embedded in pavers

Integrated Art

Perspective

Deb Jones and Christine Cholewa

Materials: Steel and sandblasted pavers

Fountain

Piccaninny

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Pigeon

Paul Sloan

Materials: Steel and brass

Monument

Piltawodli Memorial

Silvio Apponyi

Materials: Bronze and granite

Monument

Pioneer Women's Memorial Sculpture

Ola Cohn

Materials: Sandstone

Sculpture

Play. Relax, Observe

Nicholas Uhlmann

Materials: Steel, copper and aluminium

Projection

Produce Lane Artworks

Anna Revesz

Materials: Lightboxes and Gobo projection

Statue

Professor Sir Douglas Mawson

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Progress

Lyndon Dadswell

Materials: Copper

Integrated Art

Rainbow Serpent

Bluey Roberts

Materials: Concrete pavement

Sculpture

Reclining Connected Forms

Henry Moore

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Reconciliation Touchstone

Karen Casey with Darryl Cowie

Materials: Red granite

Sculpture

Retrace

Trevor Rodwell and Sue Rodwell

Materials: Pavers, glass

Sculpture

Rhythms of Construction 1 - 3 "Construction/Thought/Optimism

Victor Meetens

Materials: Bronze

Integrated Art

Ripples

Stephen Roy with Tom Golin

Materials: Bronze, river red gum and stainless steel

Sculpture

River Markers

John Wood

Materials: Galvanised steel

Statue

Robert Burns

W J Maxwell

Materials: Marble and granite

Statue

Roy Rene

Robert Hannaford AM

Materials: Bronze

Projection

Rundle Lantern

Fusion

Materials: LED panels, programmed animations by various artists

Sculpture

Sensing With Light

John Tonkin

Materials: Stainless steel and LED lighting

Mural

She imagined buttons

Jasmine Crisp

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

Shrine II

Greg Johns

Materials: Lyten steel

Monument

Simpson and His Donkey

Robert Hannaford AM

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Lawrence Bragg

John W Mills

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Mark Oliphant

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Ross Smith Memorial

Fredrick Brook Hitch A.R.B.S.

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Thomas Elder

Alfred Drury

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Thomas John Mellis Napier

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Sir Walter Watson Hughes

Francis John Williamson

Materials: Bronze and granite

Statue

Sir William Henry Bragg

Robert Hannaford AM

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Slate Pool Walkway

Catherine Truman

Materials: Slate, patinated bronze and steel installation and gates

Sculpture

Song of the Wind

Zhang Baito

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

Songs of Australia 3 - At Home

Aleks Danko

Materials: Red brick

Monument

South African War Memorial

Adrian Jones

Materials: Bronze and granite sculpture 1904 with accompanying audio unit 2014

Monument

South Australian Memorial to the Forgotten Australians Memorial

Craige Andrae

Materials: Stainless steel

Monument

South Australian National War Memorial

Rayner Hoff

Materials: Bronze and granite

Monument

Space Between, Memorial to Forced Adoptions

Christine Cholewa and Deb Jones, CHEB Art and Design

Materials: Granite

Integrated Art

Spider Swing

Gerry McMahon

Materials: Mixed Materials

Sculpture

sQuiggle

Karl Meyer with Exhibition Studios

Materials: Automotive paint, and mild steel

Mural

St Aloysius College AR Mural

Riggs Digital and St Aloysius College

Materials: Acrylic paint

Sculpture

Standing Work no. 3

Johnnie Dady

Materials: Cast Iron

Integrated Art

Sword in the Stone

Andrew Stock

Materials: Mixed Materials

Sculpture

Talking our way home

Shaun Kirby - Thylacine Art Projects

Materials: Glass, stainless steel and paint

Integrated Art

Target Practice

Hossein Valamanesh

Materials: Mixed media pavement installation

Integrated Art

Terrazzo Tree

Christine Cholewa and Deb Jones, CHEB Art and Design

Materials: Terrazzo and brass

Sculpture

The Apron

Karen Genoff

Materials: Red bricks, cast bronze, corten steel and black hill granite

Mural

The Beatles Artwork

Algo Mas Marketing

Materials: Toughened glass

Sculpture

The Bee

Shaw Hendry

Materials: Cast aluminium, gold leaf and paint

Sculpture

The Boys watch the Girls watch the Boys

Greg Healey and Gregg Mitchell - Groundplay

Materials: Painted Aluminium

Sculpture

The Couple

Berend Vand Der Struik

Materials: Maroubra sandstone

Statue

The Cover Drive

Robert Hannaford AM

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

The Eternal Question

Richard Tipping

Materials: Granite

Statue

The Farnese Hercules

Artist Unknown

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

The Forest of Dreams

Anton Hart

Materials: Steel and granite

Statue

The Honourable Dame Roma Mitchell AC

Janette Moore, John Woffinden and Sally Francis

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

The Knot

Bert Flugelman

Materials: Stainless steel

Sculpture

The Life of Stars

Lindy Lee

Materials: Stainless steel and marble

Monument

The Light Horse Memorial Obelisk

George Gavin Lawson

Materials: Grey harcourt granite

Mural

The Portal of Possibility

David Booth (Ghostpatrol) and Carla McRae

Materials: Acrylic paint

Statue

The Right Hon C.C. Kingston P.C. , K.C., D.C.L., M.H.R.

Alfred Drury

Materials: Bronze, marble and granite

Statue

The Right Hon. Howard Walter Baron Florey

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Statue

The Right Hon. Sir Samuel J Way

Alfred Drury

Materials: Bronze and granite

Integrated Art

The Riverbank is a Kaurna Market

Paul Herzich

Materials: Sandblasted concreted and acrylic paint

Sculpture

The Slide

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Sculpture

The Spheres

Bert Flugelman

Materials: Stainless steel

Fountain

The Sponge

John Dowie AM

Materials: Bronze

Fountain

The Three Rivers

John Dowie AM

Materials: Aluminium and cement

Monument

The War Horse Memorial Trough

Alfred Wells and WH Martin

Materials: Grey granite

Integrated Art

Transition…109

Steven Cybulka

Materials: Steel and GRC coatings

Monument

Tribute

Bert Flugelman

Materials: Adelaide Hills black granite and stainless steel

Mural

U City Sanctuary

Aurelia Carbone with Violet Cooper

Materials: Stained glass, brass and acrylic

Sculpture

Unchartered Monument: Pastoral

Roger Noakes

Materials: Marble and steel

Integrated Art

Underneath the arches

Gerry Wedd

Materials: 7,000 ceramic tiles, cobalt underglaze

Integrated Art

Untitled

Antonio Colangelo, Steven Giles, Dianne Longley, Nele Schmidt-Teuteburg, Marijana Tadic, Gerry Wedd and Trevor Wren

Materials: 12 light pole bases, mixed media

Sculpture

Untitled

Owen Broughton

Materials: Corten steel

Sculpture

Untitled

Margel Hinder AM

Materials: Steel

Sculpture

Untitled

Donald Judd

Materials: Reinforced concrete

Sculpture

Untitled

Ulrich Ruckiem

Materials: Granite

Integrated Art

Untitled

Greg Johns

Materials: Cortene steel

Integrated Art

Untitled

Neil Cranney

Materials: Concrete pavement

Sculpture

Untitled

Stephen Bowers

Materials: Ceramic

Mural

Untitled - Bent Street Mural

Tony Rosella, Ash Rundle with Lee-Ann Tjunypal Buckskin and Murie Van Ber Byl

Materials: Anodised aluminium and steel

Statue

Vaiben Louis Soloman

Ken Martin

Materials: Bronze

Statue

Venere di Canova

Pugi Brothers

Materials: Marble

Sculpture

Vertical carpet

Stephen Killick

Materials: Hardwood, industrial resin

Monument

Vietnam War Memorial

James Martin

Materials: Bronze and granite

Monument

Vietnamese Boat People Monument

Tony Rosella and Ash Badios

Materials: Bronze, granite, slate and gold leaf

Sculpture

Voyagers

Shaun Kirby - Thylacine Art Projects

Materials: Steel, tile and granite

Integrated Art

Wayfinding Poles

Deb Jones and Christine Cholewa

Materials: Mixed Materials

Sculpture

Yerrakartarta

Darryl Pfitzner Milikia, Muriel Van Der Byl, Stephen Bowers, Jo Crawford and Jo Fraser

Materials: Mixed media

Disclaimer: The information, map and materials contained in this database are for general information purposes only, and should not be relied on. The City of Adelaide make no warranties, representations or undertakings about any of the content of in this database (including, without limitation, any as to the quality, accuracy, completeness or fitness for any particular purpose of such content), or any content of any other website referred to or accessed by hyperlinks through these web pages. The City of Adelaide expressly disclaims responsibility for any damages that may be caused by the contents of this database.