UDC Talks

Join us at the COR Museum at noon for free lecture series

Event posted Jan. 19, 2016 - 6:00 am | updated May 12, 2016
Art in the streets

The Raleigh Urban Design Center (UDC) invites you to join us at noon at the COR Museum,

On Wednesday, May 18, 2016 for:

Art Everywhere: Community-Driven Public Art

Speakers:

Kim Curry-Evans (Public Art Coordinator, City of Raleigh’s Office of Raleigh Arts)
Jedidiah Gant (founder, Raleigh Murals Project)
Roberta Fox (Assistant Director of City Planning, Raleigh Urban Design Center)

Raleigh is quickly becoming a city where art is popping up in unexpected places and is being driven by community interest. This UDC lunchtime discussion will focus on the intersection of public art, city involvement, and opportunities public and private for beautifying Raleigh. Kim Curry-Evans (Public Art Coordinator, City of Raleigh’s Office of Raleigh Arts) will discuss the city’s public art program and recent initiatives that are citizen-driven. Jedidiah Gant (founder, Raleigh Murals Project) will highlight recent projects on private property. Roberta Fox (Assistant Director, Raleigh Urban Design Center) will present the public art opportunities available with the city’s recently expanded Façade Grant program.

All events are free and open to the public. Registrations not required and no reservations are needed. Attendees are welcome to bring lunch to the talks.

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Education Credits:

UDCtalks will qualify for education credits via self submittal for AICP, AIA, and NCBOLA.

When

  • Art Everywhere: Community-Driven Public Art
  • May 18, 2016
  • Noon - 1:30 pm

Where

  • City of Raleigh Museum
  • 220 Fayetteville Street
  • Raleigh, NC 27601

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