City of Goodyear, Arizona
For Immediate Release: Oct. 1, 2009
Hot Coffee! ... Timely Art Conversations
A series of lectures and discussions about public art in the Valley
Presented by the City of Goodyear, Goodyear Arts & Culture Commission and the Arizona Humanities Council
Public Art in Goodyear
Valley artist Laurie Lundquist has created public art for McDowell Road Linear Park, Bullard Avenue underpass and numerous regional projects.
Public Art Then and Now: From Heroes on Horseback to Chicago's "Bean"
ASU Professor Betsy Fahlman will discuss this nation?s history of public art.
Rotation: Moore Estates
In response to encroaching suburbia, West Valley artist Matthew Moore created land art with crops on his family?s Waddell farm. His work has been featured in "Art in America" and "Artweek."
Public Art on the Light Rail
Valley Metro's MB Finnerty will discuss the site-specific nature of light rail station art.
Ground Control Coffee & Wine Bar
14140 W. Indian School Road, Goodyear
All programs are free and begin at 7 p.m.
Coffee courtesy of Ground Control
Funded in part by a grant from the Arizona Humanities Council
Call 623.882.7809 for information.