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Navigating the Art Industry

Date: Monday Sep 17, 2018 - Monday Sep 17, 2018

Community: Penticton

(Category: Artists & Fine Art Artisans, Arts Community)

Canwax West is pleased to host Pennylane Shen who will talk about how to Navigate the art industry. This is a unique seminar designed specifically for emerging artists preparing to approach the commercial and public art industry. It is ideal for fine artists of any media pursuing careers in the commercial Vancouver art market or those looking to expand their exhibition repertoire.

This seminar is a condensed introductory session of her 12-week course at Langara College and Thrive Studio, combining theory, industry experience and practical resources for the emerging artist. Sept. 17 1-4pm Leir House Penticton BC

Topics include:
1.Presentation (portfolio, application letters, CVs, submissions, proposals)
2.Approaching the Vancouver market (gallery profiles, current trends and descriptions)
3.Alternative exhibition and marketing options (juried exhibitions, non-profit art spaces, group shows)
4.Commercial gallery procedures and guidelines (payment, contracts, shipping, framing)
5.Promotional Development (publications, websites, social media, biographies)
6.Standard Practices (pricing, hanging, framing, documentation, editions, reproductions)
Contact Leir House for tickets (50.00) 250-492-7997

Contact Info:
Mindy, 250-809-5695, Click here to send an email

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