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Dr. Penelope Boyer

Project Manager

Land Art Generator Initiative


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Penelope (Penny) Boyer is an artist/author/arts advocate with over 30 years local/national/international arts management, direction and vision experience having worked at the NEA (National Endowment for the Arts), NAAO (National Association of Artists' Organizations) & TCG (Theatre Communications Group) before being based in San Antonio, TX where she's been immersed in community-based arts organizing since 1993. For 15 years she worked with Land Heritage Institute, 1200 acres under development as a land museum--from 2009-2017 as LHI Art-Sci Projects Director (artist commissions & biennial symposia). She's queerated several shows for the Esperanza Center; conceived & conducted the 3-year East Theo Street Project: A Neighborhood with a Mission (artists collaborated with residents on front-yard installations based on oral histories around Mission Concepcion), South Presa Pocket Park/Public Art Project, SPARTS: Southtown Supports the Arts, HACER:South cultural arts calendar. A certified Master Naturalist, she has a PhD from the European Graduate School (EGS). Her book, My Great High-Roofed House: Homer's Penelope, was published by Atropos Press in 2012. In 2017, she produced with Land Art Generator Initiative, La Monarca: The World's First Solar Mural Installation.


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