Baltimore Public Art Commission

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts, 10 E. Baltimore St., 10th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202

The Baltimore City Public Art Commission (PAC) serves as a citizen review board who is charged with administering Baltimore City’s Percent-for-Public Art program, as well as reviewing permanent gifts of public art to Baltimore. The Commission is both an advisory and decision-making body. The Commission is composed of nine members, appointed by the Mayor to serve for a Mayoral Term of four years and may be reappointed to serve up to two consecutive terms. All members of the Commission must be qualified credentialed professionals and fill, you can read more about the composition of the Commission and its functions in the Public Art Guidelines.

Public Participation

For information, or to request an agenda item on an upcoming Public Art Commission Meeting agenda, please contact:

Jocquelyn Downs | Arts Council Director
Email: | Phone: 443-263-4336

Commission Members

Jaquelin Bershad, Vice President of Planning & Design, National Aquarium

Danielle Brock, Senior Project Engineer, Site Development, RKK

Aaron Bryant, Curator of Photography and Visual Culture, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Sam Christian Holmes, Artist

Mary Demory, Executive Assistant to the City Council President

Brian Oster, Architect & Managing Principal, Cho Ben Holback a Quinn Evans Company

Kuo Pao Lian, Architect & Co-Founder, PiKl

Alma Roberts, Senior Manager of Community Health Benefits, Kaiser Permanente

Kirk Shannon-Butts, Curator for City Hall, City of Baltimore

2020 Agendas & Meeting Minutes

2019 Agendas & Meeting Minutes

2018 Agendas & Meeting Minutes

2017 Agendas & Meeting Minutes

January 18 Agenda
January 18 Meeting

February 15 Agenda
February 15 Meeting

Please note: The March & April 2017 PAC meetings were canceled. 

May 17 Agenda

Please note: The June-September 2017 PAC meetings were canceled. 

Oct 18 Agenda
Nov 15 Agenda

2016 Agendas & Meeting Minutes

2015 Agendas & Meeting Minutes