An online presence is essential for a successful career as an artist. Buyers Google you. Curators Google you. Consultants Google you. What will they find? Even if you're less tech-savvy, there are new sites and services that make social media and web marketing accessible to nearly everyone. PAL Gallery Manager Devan John will help artists understand what options are out there to help you drive your art career and be seen. Students should have at least a basic knowledge of internet terms and computing.
Try your hand at brush painting while sipping on some inspiration. Artist May Shei will lead students through a step-by-step painting of contemporary Chinese flowers and bugs, utilizing traditional brushes and watercolor on rice paper. All materials and first 2 glasses of wine are included.
Join us for another fun-filled opening reception to see this month's exhibition. Stop by any time between 5:30 and 8pm and get your weekend to a great start. PAL MEMBERS: Check in at our Members' Lounge (Print Room) and get your complimentary wine glass - AND WINE! - starting at 5:30pm. Art, Wine, Friends - What's not to like? Don't miss it!
A successful artist statement can help galleries and buyers understand your concept, processes and unique perspective. Learn what belies a successful statement including tone, content and language. Bring your past statements or drafts as well as your laptop or writing implement, and compose a great artist statement with expert advice and guidance from Devan John, PAL's Gallery Manager. Devan will also discuss what makes a compelling and professional CV (an artist's resume).