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Public Art Training Camp: What is Creative Placemaking?

Zoom Video Conference

This first session will outline the definition of creative placemaking within Pittsburgh’s public realm. Guest speaker Njaimeh Njie will provide an overview of her experience working on Homecoming: Hill District, USA.

$10 – $15

Public Art Training Camp (five-week registration)

Zoom Video Conference

Registration for Public Art Training Camp 2021 is now open. This training series will focus on artists and communities building relationships and collaborative practices.

$65

Public Art Training Camp – Working Relationships: Artists & Organizations

Zoom Video Conference

Artist Edith Abeyta will be in conversation with filmmaker Tony Buba and Judy Barricella. Buba and Barricella worked together as a team on the film Small Differences,and on Voices of Our Region, an oral history project featuring 57 first-person stories from Western Pennsylvanians living with disabilities.

$10 – $15

Public Art Training Camp: Engaging Equity

Zoom Video Conference

This session will be an interactive, dynamic process to define equity within the context of cultural work, challenges in regard to achieving it, and tools needed for building it.

$10 – $15

Public Art Training Camp: Community Engagement

Zoom Video Conference

For this session, Joseph Claunch will be presenting on Ho'n A:wan Community Park, in conversation with lead artist Daryl Shack, and the important role that community artists and culture-bearers played in the design of the park.

$10 – $15

Public Art Training Camp: Working with a Fabricator

Zoom Video Conference

Artist Ginger Brooks Takahashi will share her process and tips for preparing materials to work with a fabricator. Recently, Brooks Takahashi completed the Nine Mile Run Viewfinder, a series of portals for seeing, hearing, and smelling the underground waterways.

$10 – $15

Public Art Training Camp: Administering Art Projects

Zoom Video Conference

Cortney Stell, Executive Director and Chief Curator at Black Cube will walk artists through best practices for administering projects and creating a strong project management system.

$10 – $15