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File #: 20-0373    Version: 1
Type: decision Status: Passed
File created: 5/6/2020 In control: Arts Commission
Agenda date: 5/14/2020 Final action: 5/14/2020
Title: Review and approval of Eastside St. Art Crossing Public Art candidate short-list
Attachments: 1. Rude, 2. Wilbur-Sigo, 3. Corio.Frei
Related files: 20-0496, 20-0437

Title

Review and approval of Eastside St. Art Crossing Public Art candidate short-list

 

Recommended Action

Move to approve the recommendation of the three short listed candidates for interview by the jury committee.

 

Report

Issue:

Whether to authorize the jury committee to move forward in the selection process for the Eastside St. Art Crossing Public Art Project.

 

Staff Contact:

Stephanie Johnson, Arts Program Manager, Parks, Arts & Recreation, sjohnson@ci.olympia.wa.us

 

Presenter(s):

Stephanie Johnson, Arts Commission Staff Liaison

 

Background and Analysis:

On May 5, 2020, the jury committee for the Eastside St. Art Crossing project reviewed the 9 applications received, and narrowed the list down to three candidates.  Interviews would happen on May 27, 2020. Final recommendation will be made to the Arts Commission at their June 11 meeting. On June 23, the Arts Commission will make their recommendation to the City Council.

 

Neighborhood/Community Interests (if known):

Neighborhood representation was built into the jury committee: 


Bob Droll, Landscape Architect
Stacy Hicks, Arts Commissioner
Dave Opincarne, Indian Creek Neighborhood Representative
Aaron Sauerhoff, Planning Commissioner
Jim Sweeny, Eastside Neighborhood Representative

 

Options:

1.                     Approve the recommendation of the three short listed candidates for interview by the jury committee.

2.                     Do not approve the recommendation of the three short listed candidates for interview by the jury committee.

3.                     Make an alternate recommendation.

 

Financial Impact:

$50,000 has been approved for the artist contract, from the Municipal Art Plan.

 

Attachments:

None