ARTtuesdays/MIAMI launches its 2014-2015 season on Tuesday, September 9!
Art in Public Places: Ideal vs. Reality
Our prestigious panel will explore the history of South Florida’s Art in Public Places programs to determine—from both the administrators’ and artists’ perspectives—where we stand compared to other U.S. cities on a variety of levels. The panel will also discuss the impact of the current political and cultural climate on the future of our communities’ programs.
Moderated by CynthiaBirdsill, administrator of the Art in Public Places program for the City of Coral Gables and founder of the non-profit Art Connection in the Capital Region
Panelists to date include:
Dennis Leyva, Public Art Coordinator, Miami Beach
Leslie Fordham, Public Art & Design Administrator for Broward County
Elayna Toby Singer, Curator and Manager of temporary exhibitions and the permanent collection at Palm Beach International Airport; former Palm Beach County Art in Public Places Administrator
An artist and historian will also join the distinguished panel.