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Valerie Vadala Homer to Retire from Post as Director of Scottsdale Public Art

See also: Margaret Bruning Steps Down as Associate Director of Scottsdale Public Art See also: Scottsdale Public Art Presents Master Plan, Discusses Separation from the Scottsdale Cultural Council See also: SMoCA Introduces New Associate Curator Emily Stamey

After 25 years with the Scottsdale Cultural Council -- the last 10 as Director of Scottsdale Public Art -- local art champion Valerie Vadala Homer announced she'll be leaving her post at the end of September.

"After almost a quarter of a century with the Scottsdale Cultural Council developing, nurturing and growing Scottsdale Public Art's exemplary program, I have decided to retire in order to spend more time with my family and to explore creative pursuits," wrote Vadala Homer in a release sent out by the Cultural Council this morning.

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Claire Lawton
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