Commission Seeks Award Nominations Celebrating  Public Art in Ann Arbor

Commission Seeks Award Nominations Celebrating Public Art in Ann Arbor

The Golden Paintbrush Award Honors Creators of Outstanding Public Art Projects

The Ann Arbor Public Art Commission (AAPAC) seeks nominations for the annual Golden Paintbrush Award honoring individuals, businesses, and organizations in the community that have contributed to outstanding public art projects in the City. The award will be presented by the mayor in front of City Council in June of 2008.  

Projects considered for the Golden Paintbrush must be within the city of Ann Arbor and accessible to the public. Nominations may be made by anyone. To nominate a project go to and download the nomination form. Complete the form and email it to ktalcott@a2gov.org.. Digital images or must be included. Nominations must be received by May 1, 2010.

AAPAC was founded in 1998. AAPAC’s mission is to bring to the City of Ann Arbor public art that improves the aesthetic quality of public spaces and structures, provides for cultural and recreational opportunities, contributes to local heritage, stimulates economic activity, and promotes the general welfare of the community.