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The NYC Department of Cultural Affairs presents Office Hours with the Commissioner: Public Artists in Residence

May 11, 2018
1:00  -  3:00
31 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007, 2nd floor, Room 201

Presented by The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA)

Launched in 2015, Public Artists in Residence (PAIR) is a municipal residency program that embeds artists in city government to implement creative solutions to pressing civic challenges. PAIR was inspired by the pioneering work of artist Mierle Laderman Ukeles, the first artist-in-residence with the NYC Department of Sanitation. Drop into Office Hours with Commissioner Tom Finkelpearl, PAIR program directors Shirley Levy and Diya Vij, and 2018 PAIRs Rachel Barnard, Onyedika Chuke, and Tatyana Fazlalizadeh to learn more.

Location Information 
DCLA is located at:
31 Chambers Street, 2nd floor, Room 201, New York, NY 10007

The venue and meeting room are accessible via the entrance on the north side of the building (on Reade Street, in the middle of the block between Centre and Elk Streets), where there are a wheelchair lift and elevators to the 2nd Floor. Restrooms are accessible. For further information or additional requests regarding accessibility, please contact Sara Cobb at disabilityfacilitator@culture.nyc.gov or (212) 513-9376.

Transit Information
The nearest subways are the 4, 5, 6 Trains to Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall (ADA accessible)

Contact DCLA with questions: 212-513-9300

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2018  Open House