Public Art Advisory Committee

Gateway Mural Project  

The Snug Cove Gateway Mural is a project of the Bowen Island Municipal (BIM) Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) and is a painted mural on sixteen wood panels that will be installed on the lock block wall in Snug Cove as a welcoming and inviting entrance to Bowen Island for all to enjoy. 

Public Art Advisory Committee

Purpose of the Committee

To provide Council with advice and recommendations, using the Public Art Program and Policy as a guide, with the goal of integrating art into public spaces throughout Bowen Island. The Committee will incorporate best practices to build cultural vibrancy on the island, strengthen our community identity and civic pride, honour, preserve and encourage our cultural heritage and artistic diversity, and assist with community planning, economic development and cultural tourism opportunities.

Committee Members

  • Scott Massey, Chair
  • Mary Lynn Machado, Vice Chair
  • Philip Dion
  • Councillor Judith Gedye
  • Jami Scheffer, The Hearth Arts on Bowen, Executive Director
  • Fei Shi, The Hearth Arts on Bowen, Board Director
  • Gillian Drake, Manager of Recreation and Community Services

Governing Documents

Terms of Reference

Video Recordings

BIM YouTube Channel

Agendas and Minutes



Reference Documents