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Clive Public Arts Commission Meeting <br /> Minutes <br /> August 3, 2015 <br /> Present: Josh Dreyer, Faith Garnaas, Tracy Levine, Dr. Vicky Poole, Michael Alowitz, Kathy <br /> Butler-Klein, Todd Seaman, Matt McQuillen, Scott Cirksena and Loretta Sieman <br /> Absent: Tom Murphy <br /> Call to Order: Chairperson Josh Dreyer called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m. <br /> Approval of Agenda: A motion was made by Faith Garnaas to approve the Clive Public Arts <br /> Advisory Commission (PARC) August 3 agenda and seconded by Kathy Butler-Klein. Carried. <br /> Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Tracy Levine to approve the June 1 minutes and <br /> seconded by Faith Garnaas. Carried. <br /> Discussion — Marasco Fundraising Event a- NCMIC: Loretta Sieman with Clive Community <br /> Foundation presented an opportunity to benefit the commission. NCMIC has agreed to host a <br /> free event that will focus on the successes of art in Clive, with the feature being the Marasco <br /> piece. There also will perhaps be exhibits of various public art. The date and time for the event <br /> are yet to be determined. <br /> Kids for Art 2015: Seaman informed the commission that the event went very well, and there <br /> was a record total of 87 entries and approximately 175 people that attended the award <br /> ceremony and celebration held July 17 during the Clive Festival. The artwork will be on display <br /> at City Hall until the end of the year. <br /> Art Along the Trail Update: Votes are still coming into the library. Seaman encouraged the <br /> commission members to personally experience each art piece for themselves. The commission <br /> will be making the choice at the October meeting of which artwork the city shall purchase to add <br /> the permanent collection. Seaman also informed the commission three additional locations will <br /> be added to the 2016 exhibit, and recommendations for those locations will be presented at the <br /> next meeting. <br /> Other Business: <br /> a. "Activate the Greenbelt" Kickoff: <br /> Matt McQuillen informed the commission of the event on September 17th. It has <br /> been proposed that there be an activity with the mayor, an activity with kids and artwork <br /> - perhaps having kids decorate tiles with art. He asked the commission to please provide <br /> any additional ideas they may have to help make the event a success. <br /> b. Future of Commission: At the next meeting, the master plan will need to be reviewed <br /> and/or updated. The commission will need to decide on a strategic direction for <br /> public art in Clive. An update of the master plan could be part of that process. <br /> Admiourn: There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 6:00 p.m. <br /> Respectfully submitted, <br /> Ashley Pfaltzgraff <br /> Next meeting: Monday, October 3, 5:30 p.m. <br />