Green Festival Speakers
Rebecca Ansert, Founder & Principal of Green Public Art, is an art consultant interested in how public art incorporates sustainable strategies, demonstrates green processes and utilizes green design, materials, theories and techniques. Green Public Art is her Los Angeles-based consultancy that was founded in 2009 in an effort to advance the conversation of public art’s role in green building. The consultancy teams with public agencies, artists, architects, and urban developers in the United States and abroad, to increase the aesthetic appeal of new construction with site-specific green public art. The consultancy also specializes in the integration of public art into green building projects and provides comprehensive project management services for both public and private spaces including conceptual programming, artist and material selection, community engagement strategies, as well as oversight of fabrication, installation and maintenance of artworks.