Workshop programming will vary throughout the year. Stay tuned for schedules and updates. 


Artist-Based Workshops:

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Art as a Career - Workshop (second edition)

Location: Coastline Community College, 1515 Monrovia Ave. Costa Mesa, CA 92663

Workshop Duration: 4 weeks. Hours per week: 3 hours, Friday, 9am - 12pm

Workshop Calendar:

Friday, October 26, 9am - 12pm
Friday, November 2, 9am - 12pm
Friday, November 9, 9am - 12pm
Friday, November 16, 9am - 12pm

Instructor: Carl E. Smith

Cost: Free & Open to the Public.

Topics Covered: Art world realities, art based careers, balancing studio work, self-presentation (physical & verbal), art handling, gallery interaction, the studio visit, art business, contracts, agreements, consignments, grants and fellowships, residencies, artist statements and biographies / CV’s, online platforms and portfolios.

Workshop Goal:

This workshop seeks to promote transparency and provide real-world solutions and skills that support artists in exploring and entering the professional work space. Students will complete the workshop equipped with useful knowledge and tools needed to navigate the art world.

Contact to register - Subject line Smith Workshop or sign up below. The workshop is free and open to the public.

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