Public Art Competition winning entries

The Village of Pemberton Public Art Competition to beautify our BC Hydro boxes closed on Sunday, July 31, 2022. 

Six artworks were selected to be displayed on BC Hydro boxes throughout the Village of Pemberton on Aspen Blvd, Arbutus Street, Poplar Street, Laurel Street, Dogwood Street and Oak Street. The artworks will be converted to vinyl wraps and installed on the boxes in the coming weeks.

Congratulations to the following six artists!

  • Alyssa Cox
  • Aurora Warren
  • Veronika Pratt
  • Geoff Barnett
  • Kelly Cosgrove
  • effe

These artists will not only have their artwork permanently displayed on BC Hydro boxes within the Village of Pemberton, but they have also won a $100 gift voucher to a Pemberton business of their choice. Artists will also receive a honorarium of $50 per artwork.

Thank you to everyone who submitted entries to the competition.

"Ruby’s Bravery" by Alyssa Cox
"Ruby’s Bravery" by Alyssa Cox
"Mountain Spirits" by Aurora Warren
"Mountain Spirits" by Aurora Warren
"In the mountains" by Veronika Pratt
"In the mountains" by Veronika Pratt
"The True Summit of Mt. Currie" by Geoff Barnett
"The True Summit of Mt. Currie" by Geoff Barnett
"Pastel Pasture" by Kelly Cosgrove
"Pastel Pasture" by Kelly Cosgrove
"Friends in all the right places" by effe
"Friends in all the right places" by effe

Honourable mention

"The Lonely Barn" by Julia Leigh
"The Lonely Barn" by Julia Leigh

An honorable mention goes to Julia Leigh for her work The Lonely Barn.

Although this work was not selected to be displayed on one of the BC Hydro boxes, the selection panel were extremely impressed by Julia's piece and would like to offer her a special congratulations.