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How Can Art Activate Public Space?

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In celebration of the 50th anniversary of public art in NYC Parks, the Parks Without Borders Discussion Series is excited to host five prominent art programmers, artists, and advocates in New York City and beyond its borders. Moderated by Jonathan Kuhn, NYC Parks Director of Art & Antiquities and Jennifer Lantzas, Deputy Director of Public Art, the panel will examine opportunities and challenges faced by public art -- past, present, and future.


Speakers Include:


Jamie Bennett

Executive Director, Art Place America


Esther Robinson

Founder, ArtBuilt Mobile Studios


Kerry McLean

Vice President, Community Development, WHEDco


Ann Shostrom

Founder, First Street Green


Juanli Carrion

Artist


The Parks Without Borders Discussion Series explores ideas for the next generation of parks and public space and considers opportunities to build greener parks, healthier communities, and more resilient neighborhoods.


Light refreshments will be served.


For accessibility information, contact Scott Ritter by April 15 at (212) 360-8217 or scott.ritter@parks.nyc.gov.

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