Public Art Director
Philadelphia Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy
Margot has served in her current capacity as Public Art Director since October 2006, overseeing the City’s Percent for Art Program – commissioning new site-specific public art in City construction projects – as well as the Public Art Conservation and Collection Management Programs. Margot has a BA in sociology from the University of Delaware, a Master’s Degree in city planning from the University of Pennsylvania, and over twenty years of experience working in the public and nonprofit sectors in community planning and arts administration, including sixteen years in public art administration. Her preservation program was awarded a 2015, 2016 and 2018 Grand Jury Award of the Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia. She is the author of the 2015 A Guide to Public Art in Philadelphia.
Friday, October 19
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM