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TALK: Art as a Business
Mar 7, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Curating Art inside & Out (1:30pm-2:30pm):
Looking for ways to increase your reach? Wondering how to move your art from your studio into the public? Discover how curators from three different fields work to develop, incubate and mentor artists for a public stage–whether it is a museum, municipality or public display.
Susan Lambe – Program Manager, Austin Art in Public Places Program
Carlo De Luca – Owner & Founder, Station 16 Gallery (Montreal)
Carre Adams – Lead Curator & Arts Education Manager, George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center
Spread the Word (3:00pm-4:00pm):
A discussion on the basics of public relations by Krissi Reeves of High Kick PR and award-winning arts journalist Jeanne Claire van Ryzin of Sightlines. The workshop will include best practices for getting media attention, how to work with media and influencers, and how to best promote your work. At the end of the workshop, attendees will be provided a downloadable toolkit from High Kick PR.
For more Information about Writing on the Walls and the Downtown Austin Alliance Foundation, visit downtownaustin.com/foundation