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Gallery 2612: G.Y.S.T. (The Business of Art Workshops)
Miami’s Independent Thinkers and Gallery 2612 launch – Get Your Sh*t Together – a series of ‘the-business-of-art workshops’ aimed at helping young, emerging and established artists better their art careers. The workshops will cover basics to tax tips to business strategies to working with galleries.
The workshop series is broken into 4 different parts and participants can choose to attend one or all workshops. As a bonus, we will be offering a package of ALL four workshops, as well as, a free one-hour one-on-one consultation with Kerry McLaney, Founder/Creative Director of Miami’s Independent Thinkers, Gallery 2612 and 305 Creative Group. (Contact us for package information: [email protected]) *
SATURDAY, AUGUST 6TH, 2016
Part I – Bio, Artist statements, CV (artist résumé), Inventory and organization of materials and supplies
SATURDAY, AUGUST 13TH, 2016
Part II – Pricing your artwork effectively, Sales and commissions of artwork, Negotiating and discounting artwork
SATURDAY, AUGUST 20TH, 2016
Part III – Generate expense reports, Accounting spreadsheets to track finances and growth, Tax guidelines and tips
SATURDAY, AUGUST 27TH, 2016
Part IV – Social media and email marketing, Online presence and SEO, Networking, Press releases and self-promotion
*BONUS CONSULTATION – Overall review of completed workshops, Portfolio review, How to establish working relationships with galleries, Goals and strategies
Beverages and lite bites will be provided for all participants. Workshops are 2 hours long, there will be a 10-minute break. Registered participants will receive an email instructing what materials to bring in for each workshop.
Please note: Seating is limited. There must be a minimum of 5 participants per workshop. Registered participants will be notified of cancellation and will be refunded.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PAY CASH, PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECTLY TO RESERVE ASPACE: [email protected]
Gallery 2612 is a contemporary art gallery and event venue located in the Wynwood Arts District committed to showcasing local artists.
Miami’s Independent Thinkers is a non-profit organization dedicated to the unity, development and promotion of Miami’s flourishing art community. Our assemblage embraces young, emerging and established artists as well as creative visionaries and intellectuals.
Our mission is to provide a sustainable support base for Miami’s creative community, including: painters, photographers, filmmakers, sculptors, animators, writers, musicians, performance and new media artists.
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