Art at Work Workshops
Art at Work is a series of professional development workshops designed to provide visual artists with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a professional arts practice in the field of public art, visual art and community arts.
This series presented by Public Art Richmond and the Richmond Art Gallery, in partnership with City of Richmond Arts Services and CARFAC BC (Canadian Artist Representation).
Financial Management for Artists
Saturday, February 1, 1:30-3:30pm
This interactive presentation with Kelsey Smart from Smart Investment Strategies will provide artists with an introduction to best practices about how to keep track of finances as a self-employed professional in the creative industries. This is a free workshop, but registration is required due to limited spaces.
Tax Basics for Artists
Saturday, February 22, 1:30-3:30pm
This workshop with Jessica Somers from Cordova Street Consulting will provide creative professionals with an introduction to tax management. Learn how to keep track of finances and file taxes. This is a free workshop, but registration required due to limited spaces. Maximum class is 25.
Applying to Public Art Opportunities
Saturday, May 30, 1:30-4:30pm
This workshop to be facilitated by staff from the City of Richmond Public Art Program. Guests will learn how to create a successful application for Public Art opportunities using the Richmond Community Mural Program Call Out as the model for this hands-on session.
For more information about these and other Art Gallery Programs visit www.richmondartgallery.org or contact Education & Public Programs Coordinator Kathy Tycholis at 604-247-8300.