Carol Coletta to speak on A Time for Design, November 8 from 6 to 8 pm

Carol Coletta is president of CEOs for Cities in Chicago and host of the nationally syndicated public radio show Smart City. In conjunction with Time for Design, an exhibition now on view at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Coletta’s introductory talk will showcase design initiatives that have impacted redevelopment programs in other American cities. She will also moderate a panel discussion focusing on the role of design in Richmond’s own redevel-opment. Panelists include Rachel Flynn, Director, Department of Community Development,City of Richmond; David Fisk, Executive Director, Richmond Symphony; and Donna Dunay,Professor, School of Architecture+Design, Virginia Tech.

Cities: A Time for Design with Carol Coletta