Canal Convergence

Mission Statement

Canal Convergence’s mission is to provide an authentic and immersive art experience in and around Scottsdale’s canal.


Canal Convergence is an annual series of free educational activities and interactive events at the Scottsdale Waterfront. The event is surrounded by cutting-edge public art installations suspended above and placed throughout waterfront created by international and local artists.  Visitors to Canal Convergence will experience public art workshops, outdoor dance performances, community bike rides, a series of artist talks, poetry readings, and live music.  There will also be various local food options as well as a beer and wine garden.

Fall 2018 Event Overview
Spring 2018 Event Overview
The Making of Canal Convergence 2017

Contact Us

General Inquiries:

Jennifer Gill

Public Art Manager


Mariana Bortoluzzi

Guest Services Coordinator

Title Sponsor

Scottsdale Public Art Presents Canal Convergence with support from the City of Scottsdale and Salt River Project. Canal Convergence would not be possible without the generous support of a variety of local and national businesses and organizations.

Presenting Sponsors


Canal Convergence Sponsors