Boards and Commissions - Salt Lake Art Design Board

Art Design Board

The Salt Lake Art Design Board oversees the Cityís public art program. As established by ordinance, the board designates certain funds for eligible construction projects to commission artwork. The Board also reviews and determines public art policy and is active in the artist selection process.

Agendas and Minutes


Powers and Duties

  1. Assist Arts Council in developing City-wide plan on encourage and strengthen art and culture
  2. Assess future arts construction projects
  3. Place Art around construction projects
  4. Foster cultural development of local artists and craftsmen

Member Qualifications

Mayor Jackie Biskupski appoints five individuals, serving three-year terms, to the Salt Lake Art Design Board. No more than two members may be professional artists. Three of the five must be residents who are actively interested in the visual arts and civic improvement of the City. The Director of the Salt Lake City Arts Council serves as an Ex-Officio member of the board.

Current Members



Serving Since

Council District

Libby Haslam 2013 4
Larissa Trout 2015 5
Jann Haworth 2016 5
Helen Peters 2013 7



Karen Krieger, Director, Arts Council
Dana Hernandez, Public Art Program Manager

Meeting Information

Period  — Monthly
Days — First Thursday of the month
Time  — 3:00 PM
Location  —Art Barn
54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City  
More info (801) 596-5000 

Bylaws and Governing Documents

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Contact Information

Salt Lake City Arts Council 
54 Finch Lane 
Salt Lake City UT 84102 
Office hours: M-F 8 am to 5

Staff Support

Karen Krieger
(801) 596-5000