The City of Lee’s Summit believes that public art enhances the quality of life by elevating the aesthetics of our community. The City is home to numerous temporary and public works of art.
Public Art in Lee's Summit
Artist: Dave Eames of Fossil Forge
Location: City Hall, 220 SE Green St.
Dedicated October 18, 2015 in celebration of Lee's Summit's 150th Anniversary.
This piece of public art was commissioned by the Truly 150 Lee's Summit Committee and dedicated to the City of Lee's Summit to commemorate the City's sesquicentennial. This piece contains a time capsule that will be opened in 2065.
"Kids at Heart" Bronze Sculpture
Artist: Kwan Wu
Location: Downtown Lee's Summit near 3rd and Douglas St.
"Hartley Heart" Neon Light
Artist: Unknown. Refurbished by Dave Eames of Fossil Forge
Location: Downtown Lee's Summit
Year: Refurbished 2018
"Crescendo" Metal and Glass Scupture
Artist: Jorge Garcia Almodovar
Location: Summit Fair Shopping Center
The City of Lee's Summit Mural Ordinance was adopted in 2016 and outlines the process by which murals are approved and maintained. A mural permit is required prior to the approval of any mural installation in Lee's Summit.
Artist: JT Daniels
Location: 9 SE 3rd Street in the SE Alleyway.
Welcome to Lee's Summit
Artist: Ted W. Stilwell and Community Volunteers
Location: 230 SW Main Street