Speaker Details

Michael Chavez

Public Art Program Manager
City and County of Denver

Michael Chavez is a visual art professional with more than 25 years of experience working in galleries, museums and public art project management. Chavez manages the City of Denver’s Public Art Program, which celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2018. It allocates 1% of new construction budgets undertaken by the city for the inclusion of public art. He also oversees Denver’s public art collection which consists of more than 400 public artworks throughout the City and County of Denver.