Barbara Cole


Barbara Cole is an artist, curator, educator, and curatorial consultant in public art. Based in Vancouver, she is the founder and Executive Director of Other Sights for Artists' Projects, a non-profit society that collaborates and shares resources to present temporary artworks that consider the aesthetic, economic and regulatory conditions of public places and public life. She is also the Principal of Cole Projects, a public art consulting business that creates new models for commissioning public art. In recent years, she has specialized in developing frameworks to support changing programs of public art that require the cooperation of multiple partners.