Thanks to the City's innovative Art in Public Places program, residents and visitors alike find Palm Desert to be a beautiful, art-filled environment in which to live. It’s easy to indulge your artistic side in Palm Desert – just look around at the more than 150 artworks in the City's collection. Not only will you find stunning, larger-than-life sculptures, but you'll also discover countless objets d'art throughout the City's landscape – like bus shelters designed with desert-modern sensibility or serene sculptures with trickling water.
Experience the Art
Public Art Special Events
The Public Art Department and the University of California, Riverside Palm Desert Graduate Center present an acclaimed Public Art Documentary Film Series monthly on the third Thursday of the month from January though April of each year. Films are screened free of charge, and are followed by a question and answer session with local experts on topics related to the film.
Individuals interested in artist opportunities or the Palm Desert Artist Registry will find additional information on the Art in Public Places page on the City of Palm Desert's government website. Developer Information can also be found there.