Public Art Commission

The Arts Commission reviews, evaluates, selects, maintains, and documents all artwork, public art, and public murals within the city. The Commission may advise the City Council and City Manager on the management, execution, installation, or placement of the artwork, public art and public murals and will recommend guidelines for adoption by the City Council for the selection and placement of the artwork giving preference to Oregon artists. The Commission meets every other month on the third Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers beginning in January of each year.

Committee Member Serving Since Term Expires
Kat Thoreson 8-2022  6-30-2025
Derek Bish 6-2023  6-30-2026
Kim Steen 3-2015  6-30-2024
Laura Reid 1-2020 12-31-2024
Marilyn Wood 6-2023  6-30-2026
Lore Christopher 6-2014  6-30-2025
Deborah Sisco 1-2024  6-30-2024
Youth Liaison (non-voting): Katherine Klein 9-2022  6-30-2024

For information on how to display art in the gallery, please click here. 

Emerging Artists & Student Artists: Click here for information on displaying your art.

Cultural History Pole carving photos:   Pole #1   Pole #2