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SECAC Richmond, October 21-24, 2020
Chair: Jenny Carson, Maryland Institute College of Art
Proposals due by April 1, 2020

Titles and abstracts (250 words max) should address a topic pertinent to the concerns of PAD. Deadline: April 1, 2020.

PAD members are invited to make a nomination for the 2021 PAD Award for achievement in the field of public art.

PAD co-founder Harriet Senie will receive the 2020 Distinguished Teaching of Art History Award from the College Art Association.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Hilton Chicago

Thursday, February 13, 2020
DePaul Art Museum

About PAD

Welcome to Public Art Dialogue (PAD), an organization devoted to public art.

PAD was founded on the premise that dialogue is the essential element in all effective public art endeavors. Our goal is to provide platforms for dialogue among public art professionals and students across disciplines.

Become a PAD Member

Membership in PAD is available at various levels, including a discounted student rate. Organizations, Associate, and Sustaining members are acknowledged once a year in PAD’s biannual newsletter. Donations to PAD are also gladly accepted. See our membership form for details and to join or renew today.