This panel discussion explored the following: What visual arts projects are currently in place and how they are supported and created? What civic issues are currently affecting the development of new visual arts projects? How do these projects impact the quality of life in the community and how can interested citizens and ArtTable members participate? The panel was moderated by Laura Zucker, executive director, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, with panelists Rochelle Branch, cultural affairs manager, City of Pasadena; Christine Byers, public art and historic preservation coordinator, City of Culver City; Jessica Cusick, cultural affairs manager, City of Santa Monica; and Eve Rappoport, cultural services manager, City of Torrance.
David Klamens. “Meta-Paintings 2,” (2013 )/ oil on multiple canvases / 90 x 135 inches. Courtesy of Artist