Artist's Paradise: Consultations & Workshops
Wednesday, May 16 2012
Today we celebrate an artist's paradise. Sign up for "Doctor's Hours for Visual Artists" and partake in "Artists Helping Artists" roundtable discussion that focuses on alternative models for artists' professional development. Celebrate Bronx Week by attending these events. See full schedule of Bronx Week events here.
Doctor's Hours for Visual Artists from 4 to 7 p.m.
Have a new body of work no one has seen? Have a new website? Ready for some feedback? Come to NYFA's Doctor's Hours for Visual Artists for individual, 30-minute one-on-one consultations with local curators, critics, and gallerists. Get practical and professional advice in person from one or more curators. Each appointment is $15, with a three-appointment limit and the opportunity to share your work. Register here.
Rocío Aranda-Alvarado: Curator at El Museo del Barrio
Shannon Brunette: Program Manager for Lambent Foundation
Raquel de Anda: Independent Curator
Gabriel de Guzman: Assistant Curator of Visual Arts at Wave Hill
Christine Licata: Independent Curator
Abbe Schriber: Curatorial Assistant at The Studio Museum in Harlem.
Hosted by The New York Foundation for The Arts (NYFA). Thank you to Bronx Council of the Arts for their support in this program.
Artists Helping Artists Roundtable from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Today, in face of a changing social landscape, artists have become innovative with education models, cross-promotion, and collaborations, grass-roots work and institutional work and so much more. What does it all amount to? Has it been effective? Join this roundtable discussion exploring alternative models for artists' professional development.
Hosted by A Blade of Grass and led by Caroline Woolard of OurGoods and SolidarityNYC.
Funded by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.
Exhibition Tours All Day
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a tour. Organized by Y-Dot and Exhibition Curators.
NYFA's DOCTORS HOURS FOR VISUAL ARTISTS IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART WITH PUBLIC FUNDS FROM THE BRONX COUNCIL ON THE ARTS THROUGH THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS GREATER NEW YORK ARTS DEVELOPMENT FUND REGRANTS PROGRAM, BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT RUBEN DIAZ, JR. AND THE BRONX DELEGATION OF THE CITY COUNCIL.