Jock Hildebrand is primarily known for his large bronze and stone public art pieces in Canada, Europe, Central America and Asia. He also produces smaller works suitable for indoor settings and has produced paintings (large oils and watercolors). He works with developers, architects and designers on art integration. Jock also publishes an on-line sculpture magazine with his wife Carmen (sculpturespacific.com) and operates his own bronze foundry.
Jock received the Visual Artist of the Year award for the Okanagan in 1009 and was recently nominated for the Order of BC by the former Mayor of Kelowna.
The Cowichan Valley Regional District is a broad geographic region stretching from the Malahat to North Oyster and from the Cowichan Lake to Thetis Island.
The region's artists are represented by 5 sub-regional arts councils with support from the CVRD Arts and Culture Division