Arts in Public Places

Public Art Walking Tour

Take a walking or scenic driving tour through the city of Greenville and discover a diverse collection of public artwork.

The City's Arts in Public Places walking tour application is a great resource for discovering the unique artwork that complements the city's continued growth. The tour provides a map of the city, photographs of the city's artwork and detailed descriptions.

View the City of Greenville Public Art Walking Tour on your computer, iPad, tablet or mobile device.

Mice on Main

On the hunt for a fun, kid-friendly activity? See if you can find all nine of the small bronze mice hidden along the five blocks of Main Street, between the Hyatt Regency and the Westin Poinsett hotels. Use the Mice on Main Hints (PDF) for additional help on your scavenger hunt. Let the chase begin!

Application for the Placement of Public Art

If you are interested in placing a public art piece, please fill out the Application for the Placement of Public Art.


The Arts in Public Places Artists Registry is an online registration tool for artists and design professionals interested in working on public art projects in the city of Greenville. Please complete the online registration form to become a member. The registry is open to all artists nationally.

Arts in Public Places Commission

The Arts in Public Places Commission evaluates and recommends specific pieces of art for placement throughout the City; develops, adopts, and periodically revises a plan for the identification of strategic sites for the placement of objects of public art; establishes partnerships and funding opportunities for public art; and promotes awareness of art, and public art in particular, in the community. For more information or to apply to serve on the Commission, please visit the City’s Boards and Commissions.