Public Art Commission
November 18, 2005
Commissioners: Benson, Bayard, Markell, Longshore, Wilkerson
Seltzer (Staff Liaison)
Pugh, Jackson (council liaison)
Minutes of 10/21/05 approved. M/S Longshore Markell.
Calle Phase II
Discussion of modification to the Arnie Kriegel plaque. Bayard will follow through with modifications, get final approval from Parks Commission and have the plaque made.
Bayard explained that the two sculptures chosen will be shipped by the artist in Seattle.
Calle Phase I
Benson summarized the Rio Amistad installation. Kudos to all involved. Benson will attend JCCC award ceremony on December 6 and receive the $1300 grant money on behalf of PAC.
Artist will be in Ashland either 12/8 or 12/14 to view the selected location.
Gay worked on policy and procedures and will e-mail a “new” draft. Much discussion about launching a capital campaign for public art. Benson will outline a 5 to 10 year plan including designated projects for the December meeting.
Meeting adjourned at 9:30 a.m.