Authorizing Legislation: Code of Ord., Ch. 2, Art. XVII
The Urban County Arts Review Board reviews proposals for visual artwork in public spaces, including but not limited to memorials, monuments and lighting projects, and for aesthetic opportunities; advises the Department of General Services, Division of Risk Management, other appropriate divisions, and the the council-member in whose district the artwork is proposed to be placed of the proposals.
2020 meeting schedule
- February 12, 2020
- March 18, 2020 SPECIAL MEETING – CANCELED
- May 13, 2020 – CANCELED
- May 20, 2020 – SPECIAL MEETING via teleconference 1 p.m.
- August 12, 2020 – CANCELED
- November 11, 2020
All meetings will take begin at 3 p.m. in the Council Chamber located at 200 East Main Street unless otherwise noted.
The Urban County Arts Review Board reviews all proposals for the placement of visual artwork, for a period of twelve months or longer, in or on spaces owned by the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government and open to the public.
The Urban County Arts Review Board will provide each application with a conceptual design approval, a final design approval, and a post-installation approval, each of which will occur at a separate quarterly meeting of the Board.
Prior to submitting an application, applicants must contact Heather Lyons at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the potential art project.
All application fields must be completed. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
All applications must be emailed to email@example.com a minimum of 10 days prior to the meeting at which the application will be reviewed.
All approved project applications must submit a final written report within 30 days of the completion of the project.