For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Mary Ann Merker, Civic Arts Coordinator, (510) 981-7533

OPEN CIRCLE FOUNDATION-BERKELEY MARINA PUBLIC ART FINALIST MODELS ON DISPLAY

Berkeley, California (Wednesday, July 08, 2009) - Three finalists for the Open Circle Berkeley Marina Public Art Project will be on public display in the Civic Arts Office on the first floor of the Martin Luther King Civic Center. The Civic Center is located at 2180 Milvia Street in Berkeley, California.

The public is invited to view the three models on Thursday, July 9, 2009 from noon to 5 p.m.; Friday, July, 10 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday, July 13,  from 8 a.m. to noon.

This public art project was made possible by the generous grant from the Open Circle Foundation. The unique site is also the part-time home of the burrowing owl and this project is in special communication with the Audubon Society.

To find out more about this public art project please see the Civic Arts web site:

http://www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/ContentDisplay.aspx?id=34170

This project is part of the City of Berkeley, Public Art Program in partnership with the Civic Arts Commission. For more information call the Civic Arts Coordinator, Mary Ann Merker at (510) 981-7533.

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