The Power Plant

Public Art: Why should we care? A Conversation

Wed Nov 15 2017

1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Fleck Dance Theatre
207 Queens Quay West, 3rd Floor
Queen's Quay Terminal


Partners in Art, in partnership with The Power Plant, presents this inspirational conversation about the possibilities of excellence in public art, a powerful vehicle that stimulates conversation, changes perspectives, and can delight or provoke us.

Toronto-based thinkers on the panel include Rebecca Carbin, Public Art Program Manager, Waterfront Toronto; Elle Flanders, Filmmaker and Artist, Public Studio; An Te Liu, Artist; and, Marianne McKenna, Architect and Founding Partner, KPMB. Each panelist will present personal views on the power of excellence in public art, followed by an open discussion moderated by Gail Lord, Co-President and Founder, Lord Cultural Resources.

Program Schedule 6:30 PM Reception
7:15 PM Conversation
8:15 PM Post-Talk Reception