Harvard Club Luncheon: Spotlight on Dallas Arts with Martine Philippe

Discover tmartine-phillipehe future of arts in Dallas with Martine Elyse Philippe, Director of the City of Dallas' Office of Arts & Culture. Join us for an engaging lunch at the Harvard Club of Dallas as Martine shares her vision, highlighting the progress of the City's Cultural Plan. This event offers a unique insight into the dynamic cultural landscape that Martine is shaping as she comes to Dallas from Los Angeles where she was the National Community Arts Manager for A Window Between Worlds and before that Chair for District 12 Arts Task Force for the Atlanta City Council. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of the conversation. After the presentation will be the opportunity for Q&A.

City Manager T.C. Broadnax appointed Martine Elyse Philippe as the Director of the Office of Arts & Culture (December 5, 2022).

With over 15 years of experience in arts administration, Martine comes to Dallas having served as the National Community Art Manager for A Window Between Worlds based in Los Angeles, CA and as the Chair for District 12 Arts Task Force for the Atlanta City Council. In her role with AWBW, she served as national creative strategist for the development of art- based leadership and resources to transform trauma and create community-based methods of change and social justice through art.

Martine’s art administration experience spans across city government and the non-profit sector. As a trained dancer, she began her arts administration career with the City of Atlanta whereby she developed dance curriculum and then went on to become the Cultural Affairs Project Coordinator for the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. She has served in several executive roles, such as the Executive Director of Atlanta’s Resource for Entertainment & Arts.

Martine is devoted to diversity, equity, and inclusion in every facet of art and culture. She is utilizing the breadth of her experiences to make a tremendous impact in the City of Dallas.

Date: January 18, 2024
Time:  11:30 am - 1:00 pm

           11:30 Buffet opens
           12:15 Presentation
           12:35 Q&A
LocationArts District Mansion (formerly Belo Mansion), 2101 Ross Avenue, Dallas, TX 75201
Parking: $10 in the building for non-DBA members

Cost for Tickets:

  • HCD Patron Members: FREE 
    • HCD Patron Guest: $65
  • HCD Regular Members/Parents & Spouses: $45
    • HCD Member's Guest: $65
  • HCD Recent Grad Members: $40
    • HCD Recent Grad Member's Guest: $40
  • Non-Member: $65

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