Caroline Vincent

Interim Director
Metro Arts, Nashville Office of Arts + Culture
Nashville, Tennessee

Vincent is the Interim Director and Public Art and Placemaking Director for Metro Arts, Nashville Office of Arts + Culture in Nashville, Tenn. In addition to agency leadership, she leads the city’s public art and placemaking program, administers the Percent for Art Fund, and has overseen the installation of more than 40 public artworks since joining Metro Arts in 2011. She leads the agency’s Learning Lab artist training program, THRIVE a micro-funding program and many other initiatives and programs. In 2017, she led the first city-wide public art planning process that resulted in a Public Art Community Investment Plan that positions public art as a community investment tool for neighborhood transformation, creative workforce development and equitable practices throughout the city. Vincent has 18 years’ experience as an arts administrator, curator and consultant in the public and private sector. She is the Vice-Chair of Americans for the Arts Public Art Network Council.