January 27, 2013
PAD Portfolio Review (free and open to all PAD members) Friday, February 15, 2013, 10am – 4pm An excellent opportunity for artists, including students, who are seeking to work in public art to receive feedback on their portfolios by experts in the field. Each artist will have a 20-minute meeting with an experienced public art consultant, administrator, artist or curator. The reviews are being organized by Kelly Pajek and Renee Piechocki. The roster of reviewers includes public art administrators, artists, and consultants including: Charlott Cohen, General Services Administration, New York, NY; Peggy Kendellen, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR; Jennifer McGregor, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY; Norie Sato, Artist, Seattle, WA; and Ed Woodham, Art in Odd Places, New York, NY. PAD Session: Reconsidering Mural Painting: New Methodologies Friday, Feb. 15, 9:30am – 12pm Hilton New York, Morgan Suite, 2nd Floor Chair: Sally Webster, Lehman College and The Graduate Center, City University New York In the Making: Mural Painting and the Look of Reform in Theodore Roosevelt’s America Annelise K. Madsen, The Art Institute of Chicago Picturing Jewish History in 1920s Hollywood: The Murals in the Wilshire Boulevard Temple MacKenzie Stevens, University of Southern California “No Vain Glory”: Cartography and Murals in the American War Cemeteries in France Kate C. Lemay, Brigham Young University Looking Beyond “The Wall”: Reconstructing City Walls’ Gateway to Soho Andrew Wasserman, State University of New York at Stony Brook The Renewed “Spirit of Hyde Park”: A Case Study in Mural Restoration Emily Scibilia, School of the Art Institute of Chicago Discussant: Sarah Schrank, California State University, Long Beach PAD 90-minute session: Time, Transience, Duration Friday, Feb. 15, 12:30 – 2pm Hilton New York, Sutton Parlor North, 2nd Floor Chair: Norie Sato, independent artist Panelists: Penny Balkin Bach, Association for Public Art Renee Piechocki, independent artist and consultant Marisa Lerer, University of Denver Business Meeting and PAD Award for achievement in the field of public art Friday, Feb. 15, 5:30 – 7pm Hilton New York, Sutton Parlor North, 2nd Floor Join us for a brief business meeting followed by a conversation with this year’s recipient of the PAD award for achievement in the field of public art, Penny Balkin Bach. This annual award is presented to an individual whose contributions have greatly influenced public art practice.