WARREN-NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT
Art Acquisition Committee
Monday, November 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
Called to order 6:00 p.m.
Committee Members in attendance
Andrea Farr Capizzi
Diana Sills – WNPL Head of Youth Services
Citizens WNPLD Staff
Laurie Strycula Ryan Livergood
Linda McCarthy Jan Marsh
Kevin Getty-Head of Information Technology & Facilities
Rocco Oddo – Art Instructor, Warren Township High School
Kathleen Weinstein, Art Student, Warren Township High School
Madeline Brueggemann, Art Student, Warren Township High School, & Library volunteer
Hanna Freese, Art Student, Warren Township High School
*Arrived at 6:07 p.m.
Public comment – None
Three art students from Warren Township High School presented rough sketches of
their ideas for the student art project to be displayed in Coco’s Cove. Committee
members appreciated their talents and offered advice on how to proceed with their
inspiration for their final proposals. Final proposals to be presented on December 7,
Art Committee discussed Student Art Project and ways in which the Committee
could help the students toward a successful project conclusion.
Laurie Strycula proposed sending website links and information to committee
members about art in libraries. Requested time to inform members of her trip to a
local art studio and possibility of the Committee receiving a presentation about
different methods of commissioning sculptured works and seeking funding for such
Next meeting will be Monday, December 7th at 6:00 pm.
Adjournment at 6:50 pm.