Big Art Self Guided Tour

The Hood River BIG ART Outdoor Gallery consists of 22 sculptures on loan from artists, and seven permanent sculptures. Through a competitive process, artists are selected to exhibit their sculptures around the downtown Hood River area for a period of about two (2) years.

Search to find the giant Steelhead near the 2nd street bridge, emerging out of the river and welded out of steel. Down by the waterfront is ‘Wisdom of Decay’ made of CorTen steel, cedar wood, rocks, wires, and other durable material to construct forms of airy grace and beauty. ‘Modern Man’ Outside of the Columbia Center for the Arts is a colorful abstract sculpture, created by metal

You can download the OtoCast App to your smart phone and listen to the voices of the artists while walking along viewing them!

Contact Information

Arlette Acosta Gutiér-Myers
Reservations and Information:

Hood River, Oregon, United States

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Other Information

  • Hours Open

    Self-guided, walk around Hood River to find them all!
  • Seasons Open

    Open year round
  • Prices and Fees

    The Big Art Self Guided Tour is free