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East End Arts Presents PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR ARTISTS (posted March 17, 2017)

East End Arts Presents PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR ARTISTS (posted March 17, 2017)

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press contact: Stephanie Israel
631-727-0900
sisrael@eastendarts.org
Images available upon request

East End Arts Presents
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR ARTISTS
Series of Workshops Held Wednesday Evenings, through May 2017
At the East End Arts School, Riverhead, NY

(RIVERHEAD, NY, March 17, 2017) –– East End Arts is pleased to announce a series of professional development workshops for artists this spring at their East End Arts School in Riverhead, NY, focusing on the business side of the arts. These workshops were designed to cover the social and financial information and resources needed to help artists develop business skills to promote their creative works in the arts. The sessions, led by professionals in the field, will provide artists of all disciplines essential information and helpful tips to form a solid foundation for a creative business to thrive. All workshops require advance registration and have limited space available. Workshop fee is $20 per person per workshop. Workshops will be held in the East End Arts Carriage House on their Riverhead campus, unless otherwise noted. To register, visit the below links; call 631-369-2171; or email education@eastendarts.org.

WRITING A SUCCINCT PROPOSAL & ARTIST STATEMENT
Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Workshop Leader: Pat Rogers
More info:
https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/school/classes.html/event/2017/03/22/professional-development-workshop-for-artists-writing-a-succinct-proposal-artist-statement/155561

FUNDRAISING & GRANT WRITING
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Workshop Leader: Patricia Drake Snyder (East End Arts)
Panelist: Marc Courtade
More info:
https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/school/classes.html/event/2017/04/05/professional-development-workshop-for-artists-fundraising-grant-writing/155562

MARKETING & SOCIAL NETWORKING
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Workshop Leader: Andrew Catalano
Panelists: Matt Marshak (professional musician), Steve Alpert (visual artist)
More info:
https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/school/classes.html/event/2017/04/19/professional-development-workshop-for-artists-marketing-social-networking/155563

LEGAL MATTERS
Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Workshop Leader: Eryn Truong (Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP)
Panelist: Carol Steinberg, Esq.
More info:
https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/school/classes.html/event/2017/05/10/professional-development-workshop-for-artists-legal-matters/155564

INTRODUCTION TO CURATING
Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Location: East End Arts Gallery, 133 E. Main Street, Riverhead, NY
Workshop Leader: Jane Kirkwood
Panelists: Amy Worth, Margery Gosnell-Qua, Steven Schreiber
More info:
https://eastendartsorg.presencehost.net/school/classes.html/event/2017/05/24/professional-development-workshop-for-artists-introduction-to-curating/155565

For more information, contact the East End Arts School at 631-369-2171 or dgiardi@eastendarts.org.
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East End Arts, established in 1972, is an award-winning 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and operates a School of the Arts, an Art Gallery, and presents a variety of events and programs to promote the arts year-round. Proceeds from all events, sales, classes, donations, and memberships benefit the mission and commitment to building and enriching our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration.