Explore Reston’s public art collection of over 81 permanent and temporary artworks and learn about upcoming public art projects. More than 31 public artworks have been realized since 2010 in Reston, which follow the Public Art Reston review process and have been guided by the vision of the Public Art Master Plan for Reston adopted in 2008.

Public Art Reston offers multiple ways to discover and enjoy these artworks from home or while getting some fresh air during this period of physical distancing:

Download the map of Reston to find the location of the artworks

View videos and Public Art Reston films on YouTube

Download self-guided public art tours of Lake Anne Village Center and Reston Town Center 


Part and Parcel, the newest temporary sculpture realized by the South Lakes High School STEAM Team, will soon be installed on the Lake Thoreau spillway. Stay tuned for more information about a virtual community unveiling and celebration being planned for early 2021. Click here to learn more about this impactful public art program. 

Public Art Explorer program: Playful content about art and artists along with engaging art activities for the whole family to do at home or while “exploring” the public artworks found at various locations throughout Reston. Don’t miss our Public Art Activities page for more ways to discover public art in Reston!

#PublicArtFromAtoZ Given art’s ability to ease the way through difficult times, we regularly post cultural offerings #PublicArtFromAtoZ on social media to brighten your day. Find inspiring activities for kids and adults alike!


We could not exist without supporters. Please consider making a donation.

There are several ways that you can support Public Art Reston. Explore donation options, volunteer calls, and in-kind service opportunities.


Explore artist opportunities with Public Art Reston as well as calls from local, regional, and national organizations. 


Information for developers who plan to integrate public art in new development projects in Reston. Learn about the business behind public art and the commissioning process.


Public Art Reston is funded in part through generous support from these organizations, foundations, and corporations.