Americans for the Arts What's New on ArtsU - July (Part II)

  • July 22, 2020

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Supporting Individual Artists Coffee Chat: Finding Artists

July 23rd at 3:00 PM EDT

The Arts Administrators Essentials: Supporting Individual Artists monthly "Coffee Chats" are your opportunity to hear from individuals and organizations in the arts and culture field that support individual artists as part of their everyday work. Our topic for July 2020 will be about finding artists. Join Sandy Bellamy from the Washington DC Percent for Art program as she discusses methods to broaden inclusivity in the field of public art. A particular focus will be on how to manage the commissioning process with a small staff and limited resources. Professional Development Series is a new, six-part FREE professional development series for pre/early career arts leaders who are underrepresented in the arts field and looking to learn about arts administration through a cultural equity lens. Here are some of the events coming up in the series:


Supporting Individual Artists: Artist Residencies

July 29th at 3:00 PM EDT

Explore the world of artist-in-residence communities and ways in which they support individual artists. In this session we will explore: The benefits of residencies for individual artists as shown through artist experiences including, how residencies add credibility to your professional practice, processes for building criteria for selecting artist-in-residence participants, and the impact of making treasured friendships and building lifelong networks through residencies.



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