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HomeMy Public PortalAbout12.06.17 PAAC Minutes.City of McCall CQMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Public Art Advisory Committee Minutes December 6, 2017-12:00 p.m. Ruby's Kitchen 324 W. Lake Street, McCall, ID 83638 COMMITTEE MEETING — Began at 12:15 p.m. • CALL TO ORDER AND ROLL CALL - Committee members Claire Remsberg, Dave Peugh, Sue Dixon and Karla Eitel were present. Also present was Delta James, Economic Development Planner. MINUTES APPROVAL September 15, 2017: Dave motioned, Claire seconded, and all members voted to approve the minutes. • . PUBLIC ART PROJECTS Lardo Bridge: The Artwork Selection Committee reviewed eight applications from artists from •Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Montana and Utah for this project and has unanimously recommended Susan Madacsi of Boise. The committee members included architect Heather Susemihl, Mark Wasdahl from ITD, Sue Dixon, Public Art Advisory Committee member, Rotary Club member and musician Tom Harris and Theresa Burkes, artist. Susan Madacsi was selected based upon the quality of her previous works, experience with integrated public art projects, chosen medium (fabricated steel), and thoughtful application. Claire motioned, Karla second, to recommend to City Council that Susan Madacsi of Boise be commissioned for the Lardo Bridge public art. project. Railroad Ave Mural: Staff reported that the first mural panel installed on the Railroad Avenue retaining wall in 2014 is becoming weathered.. Committee members agreed that the mural panel should be replaced and directed .staff to work with Cynthia Dittmer to see if her students want to paint a new mural panel. The committee also expressed interest in participating in the mural design selection process, perhaps by reviewing proposals from the students. - • FUNDING Idaho Commission on the Arts: This agency has de -funded its public art grant program this year. Private contributions: Staff will prepare a one -page Lardo Bridge project summary to utilize for committee private fundraising efforts. NEXT MEETINGS March, 2018 — TBD ADJOURNMENT The meeting was adjourned at 1:25 p.ni. Date: :3'6 ` , 2018 C� Claire Remsberg, PAAC chair Attest: � ItykW Delta James, ED nn r.