May 1-2, 2020 from 10 am – 5 pm

The two-day conference will start on May 1st at Wortham Center for the Performing Arts. Each day will begin with a morning plenary session for all attendees followed by afternoon panel discussions, workshops, and offsite breakout sessions.

Friday, May 1 | Keynote Speaker

Forecast Public Art

Forecast Public Art fosters dynamic, inclusive and resilient communities through public art, community-engaged design and transformative placemaking. For 40 years, we have improved the collective life of communities through a unique combination of responsive consulting services, rare one-to-one support for public artists, and abundant resources, including Public Art Review, the world’s leading public art magazine.

Saturday, May 2 | Keynote Speaker


Ingenuity was founded in 2011 to increase arts education access, quality and equity in Chicago Public School. Their mission is to ensure that every student, in every grade, in every school, has access to the arts as part of a well- rounded education. As Chicago’s leader in arts education. Ingenuity focuses on four primary strategies: data and research, professional learning, advocacy, and the creative schools fund.

A full schedule of events will be posted closer to the event date. 

Tickets are $35 per day for members and $45 per day for non-members.
Two-day tickets are $60 for members and $80 for non-members.

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Wortham Center for the Performing Arts

18 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801