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Public Lecture: John Hatfield, Socrates Sculpture Park
June 6, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Louisville Metro Government Public Art Initiative and Commission on Public Art, together with the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, are pleased to present a public lecture by special guest John Hatfield.
John Hatfield is the Executive Director of Socrates Sculpture Park, a unique outdoor arts organization on the waterfront of Long Island City, Queens that has exhibited over 900 artists in its 29-year history. Previous to Socrates Sculpture Park, he worked for seventeen years at the internationally acclaimed New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York as Deputy Director. In addition to his tenure at the New Museum, Hatfield served as Assistant Vice President for Memorial, Cultural and Civic Programs at the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation managing the 9/11 memorial design competition, selection process and cultural site planning. He has served on many panels, juries, curated exhibitions and lectured on art in the public realm.