Mayor Mike McGinn is looking for an artist to serve on the Seattle Design Commission. The artist will provide advice on plans for new public projects such as fire stations, parks and streetscapes, and on major projects affecting the entire city such as the waterfront and light rail stations. The artist will also serve as the Design Commission’s liaison to the Seattle Art Commission’s Public Art Advisory Committee.
The ten-member Design Commission includes architects, urban designers, environmental designers, urban planners, landscape architects, engineers, an artist, a member‐at‐large and one member from Get Engaged, the YMCA Young Civic Leaders Program. For more information on the Design Commission go here.
To be considered, send a letter of interest and resume by April 9 to Mayor McGinn c/o:
Valerie Kinast, Coordinator
Seattle Design Commission
Department of Planning and Development
City of Seattle
P.O. Box 34019
Seattle, WA 98124-4019
For more information, contact Valerie , (206) 233-7911.
Logo My Gosh says
I know a couple of the current commissioners and I’m very confident that the next artist they pick will be absolutely phenomenal 🙂