This course dives into the wide range of professional practices for artists within and adjacent to the art world. The class will provide students the necessary skills to advance their work as emerging artists, addressing portfolio preparation and artist opportunities like exhibitions, residencies, and grants. This class will also introduce students to the wide variety of careers available to artists and provide them with building blocks to move forward within these careers. Guest speakers will illuminate opportunities in several fields including curatorial practice, design, marketing, art business, education, and non-profit work.
Here is a link to the Artists' Futures course application: https://forms.gle/BcinDbWw3WoCMMk68
Karen Atkinson and GYST-Ink, Getting Your Sh*t Together Available free: https://www.gyst-ink.com/professional-practices-for-artists