Professional Development for Emerging Artists

The Fernie and District Arts Council is hosting a day of Professional Development workshops on June 1st for emerging artists who would like to learn more about professional practices in the arts and culture sector. The first half of the day will be focused on these professional practices, while the second half of the day will be reserved for a talk on curating group shows, as well as an artist roundtable in which those present can share their challenges, concerns, questions, and comments with each other. Participants are not required to attend the entire event; however, it is recommended.

Free of charge, pre-registration required.

Schedule
10-12pm: Professional Practices in the Art World
Topics Covered: Call for Entries, Artist Statements, Standard Practices, Self-Promotion

12pm: Lunch Break

1-3pm:
Discussion on curating group shows
Artist Roundtable

If you are an artist that is thinking of applying for the Arts Station Gallery Shows 2019/2020, we do recommend attending these workshops, as they will be helpful in creating your application.

Location

The Arts Station