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Responding to the Call for Individual Artists

August 7, 2019         6-8pm        MICA Gallery         FREE

As an emerging artist, or even an established artist, you may find it challenging to find the jobs available to you. Learn tips and hear advice from a panel of artists who are finding the calls for artist, preparing proposals and winning the bids! In this informal panel discussion, Ivan Iler, Stephanie J. Hogan and Dane Porter will help you discover what opportunities are out there and where to find them. This panel is geared towards visual arts, however, the calls and advice can be found across most media. RSVP to the Facebook event!


Telling Your Story: Developing Key Messages for Artists and Creative Organizations

October 21, 2019      9am - 12pm     MICA Gallery      $10/$15 member/non-member

Join us as Veronica Gracia-Wing and Hilary Edwards, strategists at Piper & Gold Public Relations, share key components of storytelling. In today's digital driven world, we are constantly being inundated with messages. It is important to stay true to who you are and ensure that your story comes across in a meaningful way. In this workshop, we will be taking a deeper dive into your story and assist you with creating a narrative that is true to you but also can also effectively resonate with your audience.


Nonprofit Formation and Operation

November 4, 2019      5:30 - 8:30pm       MICA Gallery       $10/$15 member/non-member

Learn from Taylor Gast and John Mashni from Foster Swift Collins & Swift PC as they walk you through the steps to form your own nonprofit and the requirements to do so. From applying for 501 (c) 3 status to working with a board of directors, this workshop will help you with every step.


Have a smARTS Workshop you would like to see? Contact Taylor Haslett at with your suggestions!