TOWN OF VAIL PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS81657 | 01/24/2020 | Ad id: 8-0000542429-01
TOWN OF VAIL
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Vail is seeking qualified individuals to serve on the Art in Public Places Board. The Town Council shall appoint five (5) members, for terms of two years each. This appointment term will end March 31, 2022.
The Board is made up of members who have demonstrated expertise in architecture, art criticism, art education, art history, fine arts, graphic arts, interior design, landscape architecture, town planning/community development or other art/design related backgrounds not specifically mentioned, or who have demonstrated a strong interest in the visual arts and/or civic improvement.
Applicants shall meet one of the following requirements for at least one year:
1. A resident of the Town of Vail and/or
2. Owner of property within the Town of Vail and/or
3. An owner of a business within the Town of Vail.
Duties and functions of the Art in Public Places Board include:
a. Implementation of the AIPP policies and selection procedures. This specifically includes
deciding the appropriate selection process for public art projects, including temporary
installations and programs and approving the final selection of artist or artists for a project.
b. Acquiring public art by purchase or donation for Vail's Art in Public Places collection.
c. Assisting the Art in Public Places coordinator in fundraising, obtaining grants and donations to be allocated towards public art projects.
d. Promoting public art through a public education program that will further community
appreciation and understanding of the visual arts.
e. Publicizing Art in Public Places projects and recognizing the artist(s) involved with the project.
f. Evaluating the Art in Public Places program and commitment of board members annually and setting program goals on a five-year basis.
The AIPP Board meets on the first Monday of each month from 8:30 am to 10:30 am.
In addition, board members are expected to attend and participate in AIPP sponsored events and
programs throughout the year. If the selected board member fails to attend a majority of meetings and events, they will be asked to step down from their position.
Persons interested in serving on the Art in Public Places Board should submit letters of interest and a
resume to Vail Town Council, c/o Tammy Nagel, Vail Town Clerk, 75 South Frontage Road, Vail, CO
81657, or email to: Email Me or fax to 970-479-2157. All applicants will be interviewed by the Town Council at an afternoon meeting on Tuesday,
March 3; the final selection will be made at the evening meeting that same day. Interested persons are strongly encouraged to attend an AIPP board meeting or AIPP committee meeting prior to Town Council interviews. For more information, please contact Molly Eppard at 479-2344. Deadline for applications are 5:00 PM, on Friday, February 21, 2020.
Town of Vail
Tammy Nagel, Town Clerk
Published in THE VAIL DAILY, January 24, 31, and February 7, 14, and 21 March 1 and March 6, 2019.