Legislative Authority: Chpt 126, Pt 9, Ord Code

Total Members: 11

Committee Duties: As specified in the City of Jacksonville Ordinance Code, Chapter 126, Part 9, the Art in Public Places Committee (APPC) members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council.  The APPC is responsible for receiving, reviewing, and acting on the recommendations of Art Selection Panels (ASP). The goal of the APPC is to choose art which is compatible with and which will enhance the architecture and general environment of the City. The APPC ensures that at least 15 percent of the artists selected for purchase or commission will be residents in the Greater Jacksonville area (the counties of Duval, St.Johns, Nassau, Clay and Baker).

​The 11-member APPC, as designated in the Ordinance, includes three representatives from the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, three representatives from the professions of architecture, interior design, landscape design, planning, art professional, or art historian, and five representatives from the community at large, each residing within a different City Planning Distrit, whose interests, professions, and community activities reflect the diversity of the Jacksonville arts community.

​APPC members are appointed for a three-year term, and may be appointed one additional three-year term.

Meeting Date: 2nd Wednesday of every month, 12PM, Don Davis Room, City Hall, Located at 117 W. Duval Street, , Jacksonville, FL 32202 (Meeting times and locations are subject to change.)  Visit the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville website for more informat​ion.

Committee Members:

Name Category
Cornelius, Jackie Cultural Council Board of Directors
Driscoll, Cory Planning District 04
Harvey, Mary B Planning District 02
Mahan, Lea M. Planning District 03
Parrish, Christina Planning District 01
Fuentes, Mico Planning District 05
Garvey, Aaron L. Art Professional #3
Pickett, Suzanne Art Professional #2
Stills, JaMario Cultural Council Board of Directors
Thornton, Tracie Art Professional #1

Contact Staff:

Name Position Phone Email
Holechek, Christie Director, APP (904) 358-3600 christie@culturalcouncil.org
Sedghi-Khoi, Ashley Program Coordinator  (904) 358-3600 ext. 20 Ashley@culturalcouncil.org

To contact the committee, call Christie Holechek, Director, Art in Public Places Program, at (904) 358-3600 or email christie@culturalcouncil.org.