Public Art Commission

Public Art CommissionThe Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Public Art Commission is a ten-member board appointed by the Winston-Salem City Council and the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners. The Commission is a working organization that employs the skills, talents, and networks of its members to create public art throughout Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Members have professional arts backgrounds, grant writing experience, and are community leaders.

Mission Statement

To cultivate innovative, dynamic, and engaging public art that will illuminate the perspectives, relationships, and narratives of our community.

Public Art Plan SurveyPublic Art Plan Document 20200602 thumbnail

Read Public Art 2020-2030, the Public Art Commission’s draft plan for the next decade, and take our survey here! The Public Art Commission will hold a public hearing on the plan at their September 1, 2020 meeting.

Public Art Project Application

Share your public art project ideas with the Public Art Commission.

Public Art Project Application - Fillable (PDF)

Meetings

The Commission meets the first Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Conference Room of the Stuart Municipal Building, 100 E. First Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.

Public Art Commission Roster (PDF)

Agendas and Minutes

Current PAC meeting agenda (PDF)

The Public Art Commission monthly meeting will be held virtually. If you would like to listen to the meeting please contact Kelly Bennett by calling (336) 747-7062 or emailing kellyb@cityofws.org.

PAC meeting agendas and minutes 2016-present

Resources

Annotated Public Art Resource List for Artists (PDF)

Public Art Commission Handbook (PDF)