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The Tidal Basin in Context: Funding the Public Sphere 

04-21-2021 19:27

Conceived of and moderated by Donald Albrecht and Thomas Mellins, curators of the Tidal Basin Ideas Lab exhibition, this evening program is the fourth in a series of conversations about the changing nature of public space and the complexities of its preservation. This session will focus on issues of funding and stewarding public space, including interactions between the general public, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies.

The curators are joined by :

  • Christy MacLear, an expert in building businesses and start-ups with a particular focus on art, legacy, and place-making, as well as the founding director of the Philip Johnson Glass House;
  • Catherine Townsend, President and CEO Trust for the National Mall;
  • Host: Priya Chhaya, Associate Director of Content, National Trust for Historic Preservation

This webinar is in partnership with the Trust for the National Mall.

Additional Links
Tidal Basin Ideas Lab (click the participate tab to add your voice!)
Great American Outdoors Act
Trust for the National Mall


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