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HomeMy Public PortalAbout2020.01.27 PAAC Minutes I . . Public Art Advisory Committee L--- Minutes January 27,2020 —5:30 p.m. City of McCall' COMMUNITY' Legion Hall DEVELOPMENT216 E. Park St., McCall, ID 83638 = COMMITTEE MEETING —Began at 5:30 p.m. CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL Committee members Dave Peugh, Judy Drake, Susan Farber, Karla Eitel, Claire Remsberg, Craig Vroom, and Dallas Young were present. Also, in attendance was Delta James, Economic Development Planner. MINUTES APPROVAL • December 23, 2019 [ACTION ITEM] Dave moved, Judy seconded, a motion to approve the December 23, 2019 minutes without revision. All members voted"aye"and the motion passed. PUBLIC ART PROJECTS • Downtown • Outreach ideas: The committee brainstormed outreach ideas for the contracted public artists to consider. These suggestions included: street party with fires or partnership with Crusty's, mix of face to face events and online (i.e. Pintrist board), Library comment board, inspiration board, facilitated vision sessions, online survey with checklists of how do you want to use this space, guiding questions across different venues, collection of info in different ways (written, verbal, digital, etc.), reflect the purpose of 2"d Street and intersection with Lenora St., input from possible users of street, demonstrate in a temporary way to inform the permanent artwork, small attempts at space making to inform final artwork, generate public enthusiasm. • Public Art Plan: RFP has been issued to four invited professionals. Deadline is Friday prior to the next meeting. Committee will review submittals at next meeting. • Urban Renewal Area project request: no decisions made yet. FUNDING • Budget overview: no changes. • ICA QuickFunds grant request: Staff reported that this grant was awarded in the amount of$1100. • US Bank grant request: grant application has been submitted. US Bank asked for more information, but no decision has been made. OTHER • Sue McGrew visit: Craig and Delta visited with sand and snow sculptor Sue McGrew who is in McCall now doing a snow sculpture for Best Western Hotel. She is excited to do something in McCall like youth sand sculping workshop or contest. She will send a proposal to give a sense of cost then funding from outside sources. • Claire Remsber reported that the Idaho Botanical Gardens is embracing temporary art which launches March 14. NEXT MEETING • Monday, February 24, 2020, 5:30 pm in Legion Hall. ADJOURNMENT The meeting was adjourned at 6:25 p.m. Date: 1 .2020 ttest: Ka-a Chair Delta James, ED anner Page 2