Public Art Commission

The City continuously accepts applications for Boards and Commissions.

To apply for the Public Art Commission, please visit the Boards & Commission Recruitment page.

The Commission, a seven-member body appointed by the City Council meets once a month. Regular meetings are held at 7 pm on the third Thursday of each month. Terms are for three years and commence on May 1. See PAMC Sections 2.16, 2.18, and 2.26.

To contact Members of the Public Art Commission, please send an e-mail.

Commission Members

Chair: Ben Miyaji 
Vice Chair: Loren Gordon
Staff Liaison: Elise DeMarzo (650) 617-3517
Council Liaison: Liz Kniss

Loren Gordon Loren Gordon
Term Expires: 05/31/2021
Biography

 

                          Ian Klaus
Term Expires: 05/31/2021
Biography

 

Jim Migdal

Jim Migdal

Term Expires: 05/31/2020
Biography

 

Ben Miyaji Ben Miyaji
Term Expires: 05/31/2021
Biography

 

                         

Amanda Ross

Term Expires: 05/31/2020
Biography

 

Hsinya Shen
Term Expires: 05/31/2020
Biography

 

Nia Taylor Nia Taylor
Term Expires: 05/31/2020
Biography


Former Commissioners: 
Kathleen Kavanaugh ( - 4/30/2015), Dara Olmstead Silverstein ( - 5/31/2017), Vikki Tobak ( - 4/30/2015), Mila Zelkha ( - 5/31/2018)

2019 Agendas and Minutes 
 Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
November 21, 2019  Agenda and Packet  Minutes   Video 
October 17, 2019  Cancellation     
September 19, 2019 Agenda and Packet  Minutes  Video
September 7, 2019 Agenda and Packet  Minutes   
August 15, 2019  Cancellation     
July 18, 2019  Agenda and Packet  Minutes  Video 
June 20, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video 
May 16, 2019  Cancellation     
April 18, 2019   Agenda and Packet  Minutes
Video
March 21, 2019  Cancellation    
February 21, 2019  Agenda and Packet  Minutes  Video 
January 17, 2019  Agenda and Packet  Minutes  Video 

2018 Agendas and Minutes

 Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
December 20, 2018  Agenda and Packet Minutes  Video
November 15, 2018  Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
October 18, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
September 20, 2018  Cancellation    
September 15, 2018  Agenda and Packet Minutes  
August 16, 2018  Cancellation    
August 9, 2018  Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
July 19, 2018   Cancelled    
June 21, 2018  Cancellation    
May 17, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
April 19, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
March 15, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
February 15, 2018  Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
January 18, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video

Past Agendas and Minutes