On January 17th, the Frost Art Museum held a Spring 2017 Public Art Charrette that brought together 38 students and eight faculty members from the College of Communication, Architecture + the Arts to develop new strategies and initiatives to promote public art on campus.
The Public Art Charrette, organized by FIU associate professors David Rifkind and Roberto Rovira, served as a way to promote students thinking outside of their own disciplines and increase student engagement and awareness with the arts.
Together, students from the departments of Art & Art History and Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design and Architecture, collaborated for three days to develop new strategies and designs for FIU’s public art collection and program while using different academic perspectives.
To read the full article written by FIU News staff writer, Joel Delgado, click here.
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