THE ARTIST AS ENTREPRENEUR:
Light Breakfast and Registration
Artist as Entrepreneur
Time: 10:00am – 11:30am
A broad overview covering aspects connecting artist as entrepreneur connecting the artist as entrepreneur to law, finance, strategic planning, fundraising, marketing and networking. Participants are introduced to “The Artist’s Action Plan”, and other tools to support their entrepreneurial goals.
SWOT Analysis exercise
Time: 11: 30am – 12:30pm
Time: 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Elements of a proposal including tips and advice on applications (grant/residencies/open calls) to create fundraising resources to support your professional career.
Time: 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Overview of marketing including social media; tips and advice for contacting arts professionals, advice and resources for locating studios, connecting with opportunities; creating self-made opportunities, open studio events etc.
Closing Remarks and Next Steps
Time: 3:30pm – 4pm
Opportunity for artists to network.
MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART (MICA)
Leake Hall - 120 Mc Mehen (Founder's Green Residential Complex)
#MICApreneurship is a hub of creative applied entrepreneurial support, resources and programming especially designed to help MICA students and Alumni be successful.