27.03.2010. from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Vancouver Art Gallery. Vancouver, Canada.
Curated by Heidi Reitmaier.
From the object to the social event, the nature of artistic practices in the public realm has in some ways shifted dramatically? But what of it? Do we need to consider the spectacular versus the pedagogical? When is art in public places considered an act for political motivation or social regeneration? When is it community engagement or transformation? Does this matter? What kinds of alternatives are there? Where might the future of art in the public realm lie?