Glenn Weiss is the Public Art Manager for the City of Boynton Beach, Florida and a conceptual artist. As an artist, Weiss responds to particular place with interjections designed to critique standard human observations and habits regarding that place. Photographically, he records multiple occurrences of the same process acting in the same place at the same time. Much of his work engages horizontal land surfaces.
As a public art manager or consultant, Weiss spent 35 years assisting counties, cities, museums and community organizations improving their civic spaces with public art. He has managed public art programs in Seattle, South Florida and NYC’s Times Square and has written several public art master plans.
As a writer, he blogged the “AestheticGrounds” column for ArtsJournal.com. He has taught architecture and urban planning at Florida Atlantic University and University of Washington.