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File #: 58532    Version: 1 Name: Accepting ownership of the artwork "Momental"
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/2/2019 In control: BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS
On agenda: 1/7/2020 Final action: 1/7/2020
Enactment date: 1/10/2020 Enactment #: RES-20-00007
Title: Accepting ownership of the artwork "Momental" by Jeffrey Repko, a public art sculpture located in Elver Park, between the parking lot and splash pad.
Sponsors: Sheri Carter, Barbara Harrington-McKinney
Attachments: 1. Momental.pdf, 2. Momental2.pdf, 3. Momental Jeff.pdf, 4. MomentalMaintenance.pdf

Fiscal Note

No City appropriation required.

Title

Accepting ownership of the artwork "Momental" by Jeffrey Repko, a public art sculpture located in Elver Park, between the parking lot and splash pad.

Body

WHEREAS the Madison Arts Commission's mission is to fund artistic activities and initiate cultural programs that integrate, support, and advance arts and culture as an essential part of life in Madison; and

 

WHEREAS the Common Council adopted Resolution number RES-18-00619, ID number 52486 on July 10, 2018 approving Art in Public Places funding in the amount of $15,000 to the Madison Parks Foundation, Inc. on behalf of the Makeshift Festival for the permanent installation of a sculpture from the festival; and

 

WHEREAS the organizers proactively raised an additional $3000 and established a designated fund at the Madison Parks Foundation, Inc. to support ongoing maintenance of the sculpture; and

 

WHEREAS the sculpture has been completed and photo documentation and maintenance instructions have been filed with the City.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the City of Madison hereby accepts ownership of Momental created by artist Jeffrey Repko.