A Panel Discussion on Convergence: A case study in building community partnerships

7.9.13 | 10:00 pm to 7.10.13 | 12:00 am

July 9, 2013

Pre-Panel Tour (5:00PM)
A guided tour of the Convergence exhibit with: Ron Mallis, AICP, Urban Planner and the Head of BostonAPP/Lab; Dan Sternof Beyer, Artist and Arts Activist; Deborah Disston, Director McIninch Art Gallery & SNHU Sculpture Park; Andy Moerlein, Convergence Artist. Meet at the entrance to the Mary Baker Eddy Library & Museum (210 Mass. Ave.) and walk around the sculptures that are installed on the plaza and end at the bookstore, where the participants can purchase the catalog. The tour is free and open to the public. 

Panel Discussion (in partnership with NEFA's Public Art Discussion Series) 6:00PM
Sheraton Boston Hotel, 39 Dalton Street, Boston, MA 02199 | Commonwealth Conference Room, Floor 3

Moderator: Donna Dodson, Member of the Boston Sculptors Gallery & Co-organizer of Convergence


  • Kelly Brilliant, Executive Director, Fenway Alliance
  • Dharmena Downey, Executive Director at Fenway Community Development Corporation
  • Toni Gaspard, Community Relations Liaison, The First Church of Christ, Scientist
  • Robert Herlinger, Chief Architect & Strategist, The First Church of Christ, Scientist
  • Megan Low, Director of Services, Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston
  • Nancy Winship Milliken, Member of the Boston Sculptors Gallery

Reception following the panel discussion