Kristin Calhoun

Public Art Manager


Kristin Calhoun is a Public Art Manager with over twenty years of experience in the field of public art. She loves the variety of communities and types of projects that are inherent in managing public art projects for the City of Portland and Multnomah County. She enjoys speaking to groups about public art locally, regionally & nationally.

Recently she has worked on several transportation related projects including the national Public Art Network award-winning Portland Streetcar Inc. projects. Her latest projects with Portland Parks include West Moreland Nature Play Area, the South Waterfront Greenway and Kʰunamokwst neighborhood park. She has a passion for temporary, experiential public art projects & is currently managing Night Lights, a series of projections on the side of the RACC offices and an artist residency series with Portland Archives & Records Center.