PUBLIC ART NETWORK – 2013 YEAR IN REVIEW

June 27th, 2014

We’ve just received confirmation that our Fire Hydrant Fountains and the WATERSHED+ residency with Rachel Duckhouse have both been recognized by the Americans for the Arts and selected for the Public Art Network – 2013 Year in Review.

Americans for the Arts recognizes outstanding public art projects in North America each year. This year PAN received 345 applications from public art programs and artists. A total of 37 projects were selected from the open call process. We feel very honoured to be recognized by the Americans for the Arts.

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Forest Lawn Lift Station

June 25th, 2014

In 2013, the Forest Lawn Lift Station project was identified by UEP staff as an optimal WATERSHED+ initiative.

Some of the participants have generously agreed to share some of their experiences and here’s what they had to say…

BEE KINGDOM – ARTIST TALK AND RECEPTION

June 11th, 2014

 

Please join us on Thursday, June 19 as the Bee Kingdom artists share their experience of working on the project and unveil their new body of work, THROUGH THE BEE’S LENSE: Water Microbes in Glass.

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UEP Interviews

May 22nd, 2014
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A number of City staff graciously agreed to sit down and share their experience with Calgary’s Utilities & Environment Protection (UEP) Public Art Plan.

Here’s what they had to say…

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Fire Hydrant Fountains

May 12th, 2014

The weather must be getting warmer because the testing of the Hydrant fountains has started! We will be launching the first of the season at the Calgary International Children’s Festival happening from the 21st to 24th of May. Watch for the fountains throughout the summer as they will be installed to provide drinkable water at festivals and special events.

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