When: October 20, 2012, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Gypsy Tea Room, 315 Water Street, St. John’s, NL.
Lunch will be provided.
Teleconferencing will be available, with details posted on October 19.
Attendees will be given the opportunity to learn about preparing proposals, hear first-hand experiences, see what others around the world have been doing, and be able to ask lots of questions.
The speakers for the day are:
Emily Blumenfeld, Partner, Via Partnership, LLP
Emily has fifteen years of experience as a public art consultant, curator, and art historian. She has significant expertise in strategic planning, artist selection, media relations, and working with artists to ensure the maximum impact of their work. To learn more about Emily, visit: http://www.viapartnership.com/background_emily.html
Ilan Sandler, Ilan Sandler Studio Inc.
Ilan is a cross-disciplinary artist who works with industrial materials and digital media to create public art and media installations. His projects are designed for built environments, and invite viewers to interact with site-specific installations in settings not usually designed for artwork. To learn more about Ilan and view his recent work, visit: http://www.ilansandler.com
Strat Barrett, Stantec Architecture
Founded in 1954, Stantec is the builder of 351 Water Street. Continually striving to balance economic, environmental, and social responsibilities, Stantec is recognized as a world-class leader and innovator in the delivery of sustainable solutions. To learn more about Stantec, visit http://www.stantec.com/
RSVP for the Information Session by Wednesday, October 17 to firstname.lastname@example.org Please identify if you will be joining by teleconference or in person.