2017 Event

Art in the Public Realm

Location: Harbourfront Centre's Fleck Dance Theatre

Partner: The Power Plant

Partners in Art in partnership with The Power Plant presents a FREE public event

PUBLIC ART: Why should we care?  A Conversation

1 Compelling Idea + 4 Unique Thinkers = A Great Conversation

Bring your curiosity. Bring your spouse. Bring friends.  Bring your questions.

Public art is a powerful vehicle that stimulates conversation, changes perspectives, and can delight or provoke us.  Join leading Toronto-based thinkers in an inspirational conversation about the possibilities of excellence in public art.

  • Rebecca Carbin, Public Art Program Manager, Waterfront Toronto
  • Elle Flanders, Filmmaker and Artist, Public Studio
  • An Te Liu, Artist
  • Marianne McKenna, Architect and Founding Partner, KPMB
  • Moderated by Gail Lord, President and Co-Founder, Lord Cultural Resources

Each speaker will present their personal views on the power of excellent public art.

Then we will have an open conversation on the myriad possibilities.
6:30-7:15    Reception

7:15-8:15    Conversation

8:15-9:00    Post-Talk Reception

This is a FREE event.  RSVP HERE