Public Arts Commission

Staff Liaison


Roy Hughes

Meetings

  • 3:30 PM
  • Meets the fourth Tuesday of each month
  • City Hall Board Room
    First Floor
    510 N. Baker St.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View All Agendas and Minutes

Membership Criteria


Members of the Public Arts Commission are appointed by the Mount Dora City Council.

Mission


The Public Arts Commission endeavors to encourage creativity, education, and appreciation of the arts while promoting opportunities for all to engage in and enjoy the cultural, social, and historical benefits of this exceptional expression of a public society. 
 

Call for Artists

City Council and the Public Arts Commission are calling for Artists to design a City flag.

A flag dedication ceremony will be held on Flag Day, June 14, with City Council, the Public Arts Commission and the Artist.  The winning flag design will be flown over City Hall.

Deadline:                                             


Friday, March 17, 2017
 

Design Tips:


Flag Design TED Talk by Roman Mars
"Good Flag, Bad Flag" by NAVA
 

How To Submit:


Call For Artists Flyer
Rules - Submittal Requirements
  

Art in Public Places Program:


Public Art Locations
Brochure
  

Donations


We invite you to make a donation to the Art in Public Places Program. You will be redirected to the United Arts of Central Florida's website. When making your donation, please select "OTHER" organization and type in "Mount Dora Public Art." Thank you for supporting Art in Public Places!

Registered Artists


The Public Arts Commission is soliciting professional artists on an ongoing basis for the purpose of creating a database of qualified artists that will be utilized in the commissioning of public art by the Public Arts Commission. The database will also be a resource for private developers in selecting capable artists to create public art for private developments to meet the requirements of Public Art in Mount Dora.

Artist Registration is open to all artists of visual art conceived in any medium, material, or combination thereof.

Submissions are required to include the following:
  • Application
  • Resume (please submit in PDF format)
  • Example of representative and commissioned artwork (please submit in PDF or JPEG format)

Pleasemail your submission or send it on a CD to: 

City of Mount Dora
Parks and Recreation Department
900 N. Donnelly Street
Mount Dora, FL 32757