Media Advisory - Photo Opportunity - Creation Process of Public Art for Zack Street Promenade of the Arts

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What:                   Tampa Artist Susan Gott will be creating molds for 
                              her cast glass artwork that will be installed on Zack 
                              Street as part of the Promenade of the Arts. Gott’s final
                              artwork will be large-scale cast glass panels that will function 
                              as a "green screen" at two selected sites. Gott will be creating 
                              molds for casting from objects that are within context to the 
                              site and are located at the nearby cultural institutions, the 
                              Tampa Theatre and the H.B. Plant Museum. 

                              For more information on the Zack Street Promenade of the Arts, 
                              please visit

Where:               Tampa Theatre 
                             711 N. Franklin Street 

                             Plant Museum 
                             401 W. Kennedy Blvd

When:                 Tuesday, March 27, 2012
                              Before 1 p.m. 

                             Please call artist Susan Gott (contact information below) 
                             to meet up with her at either the Tampa Theater or Plant Museum.

Who:                    Artist Susan Gott’s work is internationally recognized and can be 
                              found in museums, important collections and notable galleries, 
                              as well as numerous public art collections. She earned a Master 
                              of Fine Arts degree in glass from Kent State University, 
                              undergraduate degree from Radford University, and furthered 
                              her studies in glass at the Pilchuck Glass School, Haystack, 
                              Arrowmont, and Penland Schools. Susan has completed notable 
                              large scale public artworks using cast glass including sculpture, 
                              bas-relief panels, lighting, fountains, and seating.

                              For more information about Susan Gott and to view her work, 
                              please visit

Contact:               Susan Gott
                               (813) 267-1762