Loose Talk Conversations: Laura Solano, Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil

Big Stairs / Knowlton Hall
February 15, 2019 - 12:30pm

Laura Solano (BSLA '83), Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil will discuss the 20th anniversary of Allegheny Riverfront Park. The park was commissioned by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust as part of a master plan to redevelop Pittsburgh's downtown into an arts-centric district. Landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh and artists Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil collaborated on the decade-long research, design and construction of the park.

Laura Solano is principal at Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates (MVVC). Ann Hamilton and Michael Mercil are visual artists and Professors in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University.


Loose Talk Conversations is a series of public presentations and panel discussions on by Knowlton School faculty and guests. Unless otherwise noted, all Conversations take place at 12:30 p.m. on the Knowlton Hall Big Stairs.