Movers and Makers 2018
- When 19 May - 19 May 2018
Level 1 & 2, 68 Macquarie Street, NSW 2150
02 9687 6090
Looking for your next studio? Thinking of exhibiting interstate? Keen to lock in a residency?
Then make your way to Parramatta Artists Studios for a day of practical talks for contemporary artists that will offer you ideas and even some answers on how you can make your next professional move.
Movers and Makers is a day of talks for practicing artists to pick up tips on how to take their next professional steps. Hear insider knowledge directly from accomplished artists and experienced arts workers about how to create your next career opportunity.
PROGRAM (bookings essential, spaces limited):
10.00am - 11.30am A DOG'S BREAKFAST
Join Chris Dolman and Garry Trinh for breakfast, exchange share house horror stories, compete in 90s art and music trivia and hear trashy tunes surrounded by their 90s sub-cultural ephemera. Tickets available here: https://dogsbreakfast.eventbrite.com.au
11.30am - 12.30pm THE ART OF MENTORING
NAVA host a discussion about formal and informal mentorships in the arts.
Book here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-art-of-mentorship-movers-and-makers-2018-tickets-45637140917
1.00pm - 2.00pm ART SPRUIK
A must-see presentation of what to apply for next from 8 arts organisations.
Book here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/art-spruik-movers-and-makers-2018-tickets-45219386402
2.30pm - 3.30pm COVERAGE, CRITIQUE & CATALOGUE
Speakers include Sophia Cai (writer), Sabella D'Souza (Executive Producer, FBi Canvas: Art and Ideas) and Andrew Frost (art critic, lecturer and broadcaster). Moderated by Honor Eastly (Starving Artist podcast).
Book here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/coverage-critique-and-catalogue-movers-and-makers-2018-tickets-45637170004
3.00pm - 5.00pm ONE PLUS ONE
Secure a meeting with Curatorial teams from leading arts organisation. Featuring ACE Open, Blacktown Arts and The Lock Up (Newcastle).
4.00pm - 5.00pm FLYING SOLO: UNREPRESENTED ARTISTS
Speakers include artists Denis Beaubois, Erin Coates and Sarah Goffman. Moderated by Salote Tawale.
Book here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/flying-solo-unrepresented-artists-movers-and-makers-2018-tickets-45637204106
5.00pm - 7.00pm EVENT DRINKS
Throughout the day visit open studios and see installations by artists Tom Blake, Rebecca Gallo and Lisa Sammut.