October 27, 2014
A Trio of Public Art Voices
Join the City of Austin’s Art in Public Places Program for a lively panel discussion with three distinct public art voices from around the country: Norie Sato, Artist based in Seattle, WA; Janet Zweig, Artist based in Brooklyn, NY; and Shelly Willis, Executive Director of the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission; moderated by Meghan Wells, Art in Public Places Administrator, City of Austin. The panel will explore timely topics such as the intersection of local identity and artwork, public participation, and the artist’s role in promoting public dialogue. This evening event will feature visuals and discussion on thought-provoking public artworks from around the country, and free and open to the public.
Location: Austin Film Society Screening Room (1901 East 51st Street)