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Snap a SelfieIgnite the spirit in your community!


Snap a selfie with one of the 80+ fabulous sculpture forms in your neighbourhood and share on our group facebook page @pineridgearts and/or instagram with #sculpturesofdurham tag. If you are unable to take a selfie, a photo of you with one of the Durham sculptures is accepted. Why not include your pet with you in your selfie?

NEW At the end of the month PRAC will select the Instagram or facebook post with the most likes and award the photographer $50. PLUS Central Counties Tourism will donate a $50 gift certificate (Durham restaurant or retailer of your choice) to another facebook and instagram player.

Rules and Regulations

• Follow PineRidge Arts Council on Instagram, tag two friends | and or post on facebook with @pineridgearts (group) tag
• Players must be Ontario residents and 18 years of age and over
• Enter your selfie photos with outdoor public sculptures in the Region of Durham.

Images may be shared and used in promotional pieces on Ajax, Central Counties Tourism, Clarington, Durham Region, Oshawa, Pickering, PRAC, Uxbridge and Whitby social media platforms.


At the present time we do not have all the locations in Durham listed, but as long as your selfie is with in Durham Region and an outdoors public piece, it qualifies (just include the municipality if not on the list)

• Featured sculpture Gather by Geordie Lishman at Esplanade Park, Pickering, Ontario
• Model C. Cook
• Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by,
or associated with, Instagram.

MEDIA ~ News Advertiser: Get close to a Durham sculpture

Durham Tourism and Central Counties Tourism



Chris Pudel ~ February

Chris Pudel

Congratulations to Chris Pudel, our February winner with his photo with Geordie Lishman's "Grounded Community" at Audley Recreation Centre, Ajax.

March Winners

Brenda NGCongratulations to Brenda Ng our March winner for her photo with "WoodHaven" by Mark Puigmarti ( at Carruthers Marsh Pavilion, 55 Ashbury Blvd.

Chris Pudel

Congratulations to ChrisPudel, our March winner with his photo with“The Sire” by Jules Roman at Ajax Downs. Our first Central Counties Tourism winner!

April Winners

Thanks to Central Counties Tourism for the prizes for these winners.

Marnie and LucyMaud
Congratulations to Marnie Bracht, our April facebook winner with her photo with Wynn Walters | Maud in her Garden | Leaskdale National Manse and Historic Church 11850 Durham Regional Rd 1, Leasksdale

Charissa Sooaar

Congratulations to Charissa Sooaar from Ajax for her Instagram photo of her son by Mark Puigmarti's "WoodHaven" at Carruthers Marsh Pavillion, Ajax. HERE.

Could be you ~ May

Sculptures of Durham

January/February, 2021 ~ Pollinators 1 & 2 and Pride of Pickering Web | PDF

March/April, 2021 ~ Ajax Sculpture Tour Web | PDF

NEW May/June, 2021 Dorsey James Home Place and Kijimba Kind at Alex Robertson Park, Pickering ~ WEB | PDF

Still to come: Whitby, Oshawa, more works in Pickering, Uxbridge and ...

LIST OF DURHAM LOCATIONS ~ pdf HERE (sorry list not complete, but we are working on it). This page will be updated as we present the works in ArtScene

We look forward to developing a new era of awareness of the importance of our visual surroundings and a recognition that public sculpture is not an expendable frill,
but a necessity for our improved mode of living.


Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a not-for-profit volunteer organization has been dedicated to enhance the quality of life within the community by developing widespread appreciation, support and involvement in the arts.

PineRidge Arts Council
650 Kingston Road
P.O. Box 18258 Steeple Hill Postal Outlet
Pickering, Ontario L1V 1A0

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