Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Art Building West
141 North Riverside Drive, Iowa City, IA 52246

Public art plays an important role in community building and economic development. Gain insight and exchange ideas about public art as catalyst for community building, the responsibilities of the artist and the community, and more. Artists, scholars, attorneys, architects, and community planners from across the country will present and discuss. Presentations will be short, TED-style talks to instigate lively panel discussions. This event is free and open to the public. Presented by the Grant Wood Art Colony and the Office of Outreach and Engagement.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Maura Pilcher in advance at 319-384-3579 or