Creative Lives and Careers: On Professionalism
Sat, Feb 8, 11am-12pm

Artistic Director Stuart Horodner and Communications Manager Rachel Reese lead a conversation about professional issues facing Atlanta artists, including under- and over-exposure, gallery relationships, and social media practices.

“The rules of etiquette in the art world are unwritten and complex, and whatever rules there are are often broken—brazenly or discreetly, on purpose and by accident…”
-Wendy Olsoff

READING LIST:
From I like your work: art and etiquette, Paper Monument, 2009:
-Guidelines for Openings by Andrew Berardini
-Art and Netiquette by Paddy Johnson
-How Artists Must Dress by Roger White

The Artist’s Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love, by Jackie Battenfield

ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career, by Heather Darci Bhandari and Jonathan Melber

The Studio Reader: On the Space of Artists, by Mary Jane Jacob and Michelle Grabner

Admission to ACAC includes this program:
Members Free, General $8, Students $5, Seniors $5, Kids 5 & under Free


Upcoming Events

May 29 / 6:00pm
Supporter Event

Member Excursion to SCAD Atlanta

Coming Home: an MFA thesis exhibition by Catherine Wilmer

Presented by SCAD Exhibitions & Art Sales
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Join other members, collectors, and donors for a behind-the-scenes look of Catherine Wilmer’s M.F.A. thesis exhibition Coming Home now on view in Trois Gallery at SCAD Atlanta as well as a private tour of SCAD Art Sales.

May 30 / 7:00pm
Contemporary Cocktails

TTTHURSDAY with Hands on Atlanta

Presented by Hands On Atlanta
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Every Third Thursday enjoy people, drinks, art, and “MUSIC YOU NEED” provided by DJ Extremely Michael at Atlanta Contemporary.

June 6 / 6:00pm
Contemporary Cocktails

SAME | SAME with Extremely Michael

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A semi-curated absurdist variety show intended for the “old timer” in you to let loose and have some fun before having to be in bed at a reasonable hour.

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