Public Art Commission

The Public Art Commission, a five-member body (in according to Ordinance # 5503) appointed by the City Council meets once a month. Regular meetings are held at 7 pm on the third Thursday of each month. Terms are for three years and commence on May 1. See PAMC Sections 2.162.18, and 2.26

Contact Members of the Public Art Commission via an e-mail.

Commission Members

Chair: Ben Miyaji 
Vice Chair: Loren Gordon
Staff Liaison: Elise DeMarzo (650) 617-3517
Council Liaison: Tom DuBois

Loren Gordon Loren Gordon 

 Term Expires: 05/31/2021 

Loren Gordon's Bio(PDF, 68KB)

Ian Klaus 

Term Expires: 05/31/2021

Ian Klaus' Bio

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 Ben Miyaji

 Term Expires: 05/31/2021

 Ben Miyaji's Bio(PDF, 121KB)

Hsinya Shen 

Term Expires: 05/31/2023

Hsinya Shen's Bio

Taylor_1.jpeg Nia Taylor

 Term Expires: 05/31/2023

 Nia Taylor's Bio(PDF, 120KB)

Former Commissioners: 
Kathleen Kavanaugh ( - 4/30/2015), Dara Olmstead Silverstein ( - 5/31/2017), Vikki Tobak ( - 4/30/2015), Mila Zelkha ( - 5/31/2018), Jim Migdal ( - 5/31/2020), Amanda Ross ( - 5/31/2020). 

2021 Agenda and Minutes 

Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
April 15, 2021   Agenda and Packet(PDF, 169KB) Minutes  Video 
March 18, 2021  Agenda and Packet(PDF, 151KB)  Minutes(PDF, 142KB) Video 
March 17, 2021   Agenda and Packet(PDF, 279KB) Minutes(PDF, 135KB)    Video
 February 18, 2021 Agenda and Packet(PDF, 193KB)   Minutes(PDF, 117KB)  Video
January 21, 2021   Agenda and Packet(PDF, 83KB)  Minutes(PDF, 138KB)  Video


2020 Agenda and Minutes

Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
 December 17, 2020  Cancellation(PDF, 24KB)    
 November 19, 2020  Agenda and Packet(PDF, 35KB) Minutes(PDF, 18KB)   
October 15, 2020 Cancellation(PDF, 35KB)
September 24, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes
September 17, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes
September 15, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes
August 20, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
July 16, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
June 18, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
May 21, 2020 Cancellation
April 16, 2020 Cancellation
March 19, 2020 Cancellation
February 20, 2020 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
January 16, 2020 Cancellation


2019 Agendas and Minutes

Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
December 19, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
November 21, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
October 17, 2019 Cancellation
September 19, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
September 7, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes
August 15, 2019 Cancellation
July 18, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
June 20, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
May 16, 2019 Cancellation
April 18, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes
Video
March 21, 2019 Cancellation
February 21, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
January 17, 2019 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video


2018 Agendas and Minutes

Date Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
December 20, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
November 15, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
October 18, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
September 20, 2018 Cancellation
September 15, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes
August 16, 2018 Cancellation
August 9, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
July 19, 2018 Cancelled
June 21, 2018 Cancellation
May 17, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
April 19, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
March 15, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
February 15, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
January 18, 2018 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video


Past Agendas and Minutes