Public Art Reston commits to doing its work with an equity lens by nurturing diverse participation, celebrating different voices reflecting our community, and providing opportunities to experience public art in all of Reston’s neighborhoods. We will connect at the intersections of creativity, accessibility, and belonging. 

*This equity statement will be updated as Public Art Reston continues to improve and evolve this focus.


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: opens in a new windowDownload the map of Reston opens PDF file  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. 


The Art Looks Good on You! public  mural creation is coming to the Tephra ICA Festival (formerly the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival), May 20-22, 2022. Created by Leesburg design firm, Sagetopia, for festival visitors to experience artists working to add vivid details to this unique design. Commissioned by Public Art Reston and Boston Properties to activate the construction walls around the Reston Town Center pavilion during the festival and beyond,  Sagetopia’s lively, abstract mural design is inspired by two of Reston’s public artworks, Mary Ann Mear’s  opens in a new windowReston Rondo and DeWitt Godfey’s  opens in a new windowSimon. Learn more about event details opens in a new windowhere.


We could not exist without supporters.

There are several ways that you can support Public Art Reston. Click to explore donation options, or click here to see 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.

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