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Reminder: submissions for Public Art Dialogue special issue on Public Art and Gender are due August 1, 2020.

PAD was founded on the premise that dialogue is the essential element in all effective public art endeavors. For those interested in learning more about public art in conversation with the Black Lives Matter movement, we would like to recommend the following publications and PAD conference panel.

Titles and abstracts (250 words max) should address a topic pertinent to the concerns of PAD. Deadline: April 15, 2020.

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

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

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.