SAN FRANCISCO ARTS COMMISSION
Monday, September 26, 2011
25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 70
- Roll Call
- President’s Report
Current developments and announcements.
- Interim Director’s Report
Current administrative, budgetary and programming developments, announcements, and initiatives.
- ArtCare Donations Received Spring-Summer, 2011
Discussion and possible motion to approve the acceptance of 13 individual donations to ArtCare totaling $35,275 for support in restoring and maintaining the Civic Art Collection’s artwork most in need of conservation work. These donors are: Rick Friedman, Kimberlee Stryker, Tom Yasuda, Carolyn Willis Vena and Mike Rissman, Richard and Ruth Rozen, Joyce Friedman, Stuart R. and Lee L. Pollak, The Loube Family, Dr. Stephen Jaffe, Kathleen McCormick, Denise Bouche Fitch, and Matthew Evans. Grants received for ArtCare, which will be processed through the accept/expend legislation, were the Jewish Community Endowment Fund, the Friend Family Foundation, the Berelson Family Fund, the Gerson Bakar Foundation, and the Koret Foundation.
- Public Employee Appointment/Hiring: Director of Cultural Affairs of the San Francisco Arts Commission
Closed Session to Consider Candidates for the Position of Director of Cultural Affairs
- Open Session: Public Comment on All Matters Pertaining to the Closed Session
- Vote on Whether to Hold Closed Session to Consider Candidates for the Position of Director of Cultural Affairs (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b))
- Closed Session Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957 and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(b)
Consideration of Candidates for the Position of Director of Cultural Affairs of the San Francisco Arts Commission, Classification 0961, Department Head I
- Reconvene in Open Session
- Possible Report on Action Taken in Closed Session (Government Code Section 54957 and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(b)(4))
- Vote to Elect Whether to Disclose Any or All Discussions Held in Closed Session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a))
- Public Comment
(This item is to allow members of the public to comment generally on matters within the Committee’s purview as well as to suggest new agenda items for the Committee’s consideration.)
- Old Business
(This item is to allow Commissioners to update previous agenda items.)
- New Business
(This item is to allow Commissioners to introduce new agenda items for consideration.)
Explanatory documents are available for public inspection and copying at the Arts Commission office, 25 Van Ness Ave., Suite 345, San Francisco CA 94102 during regular business hours. Tel: Sharon Page Ritchie, 415/252-2591.
Public comment in regard to specific items will be taken before or during consideration of the item.
The ringing of and use of cell phones, pagers and similar sound-producing electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting. Please be advised that the Chair may order the removal from the meeting of any person(s) responsible for the ringing or use of a cell phone, pager, or other similar sound-producing electronic devices.
Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance (San Francisco Campaign and Governmental Conduct Code sections 2.100 - 2.160) to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 220, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone 415/252-3100, fax 415/252-3112 and website.
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Citizens interested in obtaining a free copy of the Sunshine Ordinance can request a copy from Mr. Darby or by printing Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code on the Internet, http://www.sfgov.org/sunshine/