Art World Conference is coming to Los Angeles on February 15 – 16, 2020. Visual artists, arts professionals, and freelance creatives are encouraged to attend this important gathering focused on career development, self-empowerment, and the sharing of practical, actionable information on business and financial health. Through panel discussions and in-depth workshops, respected experts from the L.A. community will present on topics ranging from managing debt, building credit, taxes, and investing to defining value, new technologies, legacy planning, and growing and sustaining community.
January 15, 2020 is the deadline for Early Bird conference tickets and for California residents to apply for CCI Quick Grants for reimbursement of conference costs.
Presenters include keynote speaker Arthur Lewis (Creative Director, UTA Fine Arts & UTA Artist Space); Edgar Arceneaux (Artist, Director, Associate Professor at USC); Sara Daleiden (Artist, Director of MKE<->LAX); Gianna Drake-Kerrison (Financial Advisor, UBS Financial Services, Inc.); Miata Edoga (Actor, Founder, Abundance Bound); Kibum Kim (Lawyer, Writer, Educator, Partner of Commonwealth and Council); Cameron Shaw (Curator and Deputy Director of CAMM); Megan Steinman (Director, The Underground Museum); Anuradha Vikram (Writer, Curator, Educator); Allison Wyper (Artist, Artist Knowledge Manager at CCI); and Mario Ybarra Jr. (Artist), among others.
Art World Conference Los Angeles is a fiscally sponsored project of NYFA taking place from February 15–16, 2020. The Welcome Party will be held at UTA Artist Space, followed by a full day of programming at Skirball Cultural Center.
For registration and additional information, visit www.artworldconference.com.
This week, artist studios in Harlem, Tennessee, Philadelphia, and Brooklyn.
The museum enlisted the help of Linda Bove, the first Deaf actor to be part of Sesame Street’s recurring cast, to help bring artworks from the collection to a Deaf audience.
This exhibition marks 20 years of Arrechea’s solo career with watercolors, sculptures, and multimedia installations created specifically for ArtYard in Frenchtown, New Jersey.
The student screening of Till emphasized an important aim of the film: to educate young people about the fierce love and activism of Mamie Till-Mobley, which played no small part in igniting the Civil Rights Movement.
A painting now exhibited at the Nasjonalmuseet captures Judith and her maidservant in the moment after slaying Holofernes and before their escape, as though veritably peering out of frame.
The New York-based, globally linked, and practice-focused curatorial program for professionals at the School of Visual Arts offers the opportunity to create three funded exhibitions.
The statue was found in a town square in Philippi and adorned a building that may have been a public fountain in the Byzantine period.
In an age dominated by narcissism and material excess, Acheson’s anti-heroic position as an admirer of other artists should be something that we reflect upon.
Featuring over 70 installations and performances at the George Washington University’s historic Flagg Building, the Corcoran’s end-of-year showcase is now available for virtual viewing.
Inspired by Charles Babbage’s idea of air as “atmospheric memory,” In the Air considers air as a common space that belongs to and affects the whole of humanity.
The episode focused on Western museums’ hesitant repatriation efforts and auction houses’ questionable consignment practices.
The committee’s main responsibilities will be to shape policy goals, stimulate arts philanthropy, and advocate for the expansion of federal backing of the cultural sector.