Episode Summary

Running the public art program for the tenth largest city in the united states is no easy task. Michael walks us through how public art projects happen in San Jose, as well as the vision for the public art program in one of the fastest growing cities in the country.

Episode Notes

Host:
Morgan Bricca

Guest:
Michael Ogilvie

Links:
Web: www.Morganmurals.com
Insta: morgan.mural.studios
Blog www.morganmurals.com/blog
Michael Ogilvie, Public Art Director, City of San Jose michael.ogilvie@sanjoseca.gov
San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs http://www.sanjoseca.gov/index.aspx?nid=4195

Episode Summary:
Running the public art program for the tenth largest city in the united states is no easy task. Michael walks us through how public art projects happen in San Jose, as well as the vision for the public art program in one of the fastest growing cities in the country.

About the Show

This podcast explores the process and best practices for creating successful mural projects. Each episode will be a half hour deep dive interview with art advocates, artists, art commissioners, public art planners, as well as field notes from past mural projects to both demystify the process as well celebrate the impact of a public space activated through art.