Arts Commission

Agendas & Minutes

This Commisson was founded October 17, 2000. The Milpitas Arts Commission serves as an advisory body to the City Council on matters pertaining to the Arts, performance or visual in the City of Milpitas. The Commission reviews Phantom Art Gallery artist applicants, and reviews the Cultural Arts Support Program. The Milpitas Unified School District also has a voting member appointed to the Commission. Nine members are appointed to three-year terms and three alternates are appointed to two-year terms. On June 3, 2014, the former Public Art Committee was merged with the Arts Commission. The Commission now includes tasks related to recommendations to City Council for public art pieces.

Scholarships:

Public Art Projects:

Higuera Adobe RFP Package Updated

Milpitas Police Station RFP

Statement of Economic Interest:

FPPC Form 700 – Statement of Economic Interest is required to be filed by all Arts Commission members to reveal any conflict of interest.

Documentation:

Meets:

The Arts Commission shall hold meetings the 4th Mondays of January, March, May, September and November at 7:00 PM at the Committee Conference Room in City Hall, or a another designated location.

City Council Liaison:

Carmen Montano, Councilmember

Staff Liaison:

Tegan McLane, Recreation Supervisor (408) 586-3212

Recording Secretary: Justin Yount, Public Services Assistant (408) 586-3223

 

Commission Members:

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John Agg

Chair

Term Expires:

October, 2020

 

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Robin Hays

Vice Chair

Term Expires:

October, 2016

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Christina Driggers

Commisioner

Term Expires:

October, 2020

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Tess Santos

Commissioner

Term Expires:

October, 2019

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Robert Besler

Commissioner

Term Expires:

October, 2021

Photo of Becky Strauss

Becky Strauss

Commissioner

Term Expires:

October, 2017

Photo of Nicole Phan

Nicole Phan

Commissioner

Term Expires:

October, 2021

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Vacant

Alternate #1

Term Expires:

October, 2021

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Vacant

Alternate #2

Term Expires:

October, 2019