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North Bay Overpass Banner Art Selected

North Bay, ON – June 18, 2024 – The Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) and the City of North Bay are pleased to announce the successful applicants for the Lakeshore Drive overpass banner project.

Out of 71 talented submissions from the local artistic community, works by the following 14 artists and designers have been selected for banners that will be displayed along the overpass leading into the West Ferris and Downtown areas:

  • Robert Johannsen
  • Ruby Grant
  • Corbin Elliot
  • Rana Thomas
  • Penny Heather
  • Ian Gauthier
  • Caitlin Daniel
  • Victoria Primeau
  • Gerry McComb
  • Annabelle Harvey
  • Robyn Jones
  • Tessa Shank
  • Adam Fielder
  • Claudia Torres


"We were extremely impressed with the caliber of submissions," said Carissa MacIntosh, PAAC Chair. "Each artist brings a unique perspective and style, which will add to the vibrancy and appeal of the community."

The North Bay Public Art, Overpass Banner Art Project is part of an ongoing effort to increase public art within the City and to recognize local talent.

Banners will be installed in the coming weeks and there will be further announcements to unveil the artwork and highlight the artists.

Gord Young
Communications Officer (705) 474-0626 x.2505