Join Public Art Committee
Join the Public Art Committee! There are one regular and two alternate member positions available.
- Interviews held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm at the Collective.
- Read through the detailed position information on this page before submitting an application.
- Or, download the printable application
- Return it by the deadline to Stacey Bernstein at The Collective Community Arts Center, 201 N. Public Road.
You may also apply separately for open positions on the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission.
- Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission interviews held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Collective.
The Public Art Committee (PAC), a subcommittee of the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC), is a volunteer, community based advisory group appointed by City Council to review proposals and make recommendations regarding the selection and display of public artwork. The PAC works closely with the Arts and Cultural Resources Department to plan and implement public art programing for the Community.
- The seven members serve three-year terms. One member serves as a member of LCAC and PAC and acts as a liaison between the two groups. There are two alternate members.
- Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at 7pm at The Collective Community Arts Center, 201 N. Public Road.
Members are responsible for:
- Selecting public art for the annual Art on the Street sculpture on loan program and making recommendations for the purchase of public art for the permanent collection.
- Making recommendations to the Public Art Coordinator regarding budgets, goals, and objectives for public art in Lafayette.
- Making recommendations and assisting with marketing and promotion of PAC projects and programs through social networks.
- Supporting programs, including Art on the Street, See and Respond Art show and reception, Art Night Out.
Desired Qualifications or Interests
The Public Art Committee (PAC) looks for residents who want to guide, assist, and advocate for public art in Lafayette. Candidates should appreciate and value the role of arts and culture in our community.
Contact Staff Liaison
For more information, contact Stacey Bernstein, Public Art Coordinator. 303-661-1261
Requirements & Duties
- Resident of Lafayette for at least 12 months (prior to appointment)
- Registered voter
- Attend scheduled meetings
- May be required to attend other meetings or volunteer at special events to promote work of the committee.
About the Process
The City of Lafayette posts candidate applications (with personal information redacted) online after the deadline for a position has passed. Full applications and supplemental documents (such as resumes) are available from the City Clerk according to the Colorado Open Records Act.