The role of Public Art in Remaking South Africa’s Capital City

The role of Public Art in Remaking South Africa’s Capital City
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Starts: Thursday, 11 June, 2015 06:30pm

Ends: Friday, 12 June, 2015 08:30pm

Event Details

The City of Tshwane invites you to an engagement to explore the role of Public Art in the remaking and regeneration of the Capital Core as envisaged in the Tshwane Vision 2055.

This is a build up towards the Capital Summit to be held later this year and it will:
• Introduce the Capital Commission and Capital Summit.
• Overview of the City’s plan for the Remaking of the Capital Core.
• Exchanging ideas about how to best utilize public art as part of Remaking the Capital.
The session is scheduled as follows:

Date: 11 June 2015
Time: 08:30 – 10:30
Venue: Pretoria Art Museum (Corner of Francis Baard and Wessels Streets, Arcadia Park, Arcadia)
Enquiries: Mr. Thabiso Hlongwane (
RSVP: 012 358 6749

“…The modernisation and the regeneration of the inner capital core form an integral part of the remaking of the capital city”. Tshwane Vision 2055

“…Accordingly, we call upon all collective formations resident within the frontiers of the City of Tshwane – be they faith organisations; student formations, labour unions; business entities, youth collectives, research institutions etc, to find their rightful place and help propel the city to its desired destination” Executive Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa