Artists Development Workshops

A co-sponsored project of Morris Arts and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts in collaboration with Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Saturday, April 12, 2014 – 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lenfell Hall at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

TAP (Technology-Art-Promotion) is a workshop for artists of all disciplines. The event will take place on April 12, 2014 at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, in Lenfell Hall in the Mansion on campus. Registration and breakfast begin at 9:00 and the program will start promptly at 9:30 and will run until 1:00. There will be opportunities to network and the presentation will be led by Creative Capital, an organization that supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel and career development services.

Tickets are $15 if you register online prior the event and $20 on the day of event. Students with ID free of charge.
Walk-in registration allowed if sessions are not filled.

TAP (Technology-Art-Promotion) Agenda

9:00 Registration and Breakfast

9:30 to 10:20 Build and Expand Your Network (Eve Mosher)

Both 50 minute presentations will be led by Creative Capital, an organization that supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel and career development services. Eve Mosher, a practicing artist and Creative Capital Professional Development Program workshop leader, will outline the landscape of online tools available to help you build a network to support you and your work, grow your audience, connect with your peers, expand administrative resources and find new opportunities.

Break

10:30 to 11:20 Your Online Presence (Eve Mosher)

The second part of the presentation will focus specifically on building online social networks to support and extend your art practice, including discussions about one-to-many vs. many-to-many dialogue; common concerns about how to separate one’s private and professional online identities; defining your online persona; and examples of other Creative Capital grantee artists are using these tools in forward-thinking ways.

11:30 to 12:20 “Get Insured, Get Health Care, Get Creative” (Jim Brown)

From the Artists Health Insurance Resource Center will give an in depth presentation of options available for artists in the ever-changing field of Health Care. Jim has an extensive background working with artists of all disciplines and will share valuable information that will help you make the best choices in choosing health care options.

NETWORKING FROM 12:30 to 1:15