CCT: FY17 PAC panelists

The Public Art Community (PAC) Project grant program includes a panel review process  engaging three (3) arts professionals with a range of expertise in community public art projects.   FY2017 PAC panelists: 


Frank Mitchell was recently appointed as the Executive Director of the Amistad Center for Arts & Culture at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Prior to this role he served as the Assistant Director and Curator at the Amistad Center and began his career as a Community Programs Coordinator at the Studio Museum in Harlem. He earned a Ph.D. in American Culture from the University of Michigan, an M.A. from Yale University in African-American Studies, and an A.B. from Bowdoin College.

Terri Smith is the Creative Director for the Franklin Street Works in Stamford and previously served as a curator for the Housatonic Museum of Art. She received her MA in Curatorial Studies from Bard College Center for Curatorial Studies and her BA in Journalism from the University of Texas. She has curated more than 100 exhibitions for museums and other non-for-profit art institutions and has carried out several commissioned essays and journalistic projects for print and radio.

Gail Gelburd is a Professor of Art History in the Visual Arts Department at Eastern Connecticut State University. She is an artist with a focus in photography and encaustics, a curator who has organized traveling and international exhibits, a writer with several published works, and a community arts organizer who’s coordinated successful public art projects. She earned a Master of Arts Degree from Ohio State University and her M.Ph. and Ph.D. from the City University of New York Graduate Center.

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