All posts tagged: Massachusetts

Added MidWeek Update:

May 24 / 18 Hello everyone! Have two updates to add to MidWeek Update. I received these by way of email. You have the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusettes and The Core Gallery in Denver, Colorado. This is short notice, but for those living in the area and are interested in attending, please read…         ANDREA GORDON OPENING JUNE 1 6PM CORE NEW SPACE GALLERY MAY 31 – JUNE 17 900 Santa Fe Dr. Denver 80204 Thursday 12-5, Friday 12-9, Saturday 12-5, Sunday 12:30-3 303-297-8428 andreagordonart.com 303-875-1198 Enjoy the rest of your day, be blessed!     Image source: unknown Advertisements

Updates, Updates….

January 20 / 18 Updates…AWP (Association of Writers & Writing Program) Conference & Bookfair and Arts Business Institute Summit… Credit source: AWP   AWP Conference & Bookfair. I’ve posted information about this event and I’m just going to give the key dates. As far as I know, nothing has changed, so is what they have so far… 2018 AWP Conference & Bookfair Tampa Convention Center  & Marriott Tampa Waterside March 7–10, 2018 Key Dates January 4, 2018: Preregistration closes January 5, 2018: Will-call registration opens February 7, 2018: Deadline for accessibility requests February 21, 2018: Deadline to submit offsite events February 21, 2018: Deadline for press pass requests February 21, 2018: Deadline to assign Bookfair Setup Access (BSA) registrations March 7, 2018: Onsite registration opens March 8, 2018: Conference events begin May 1, 2018: #AWP19 event proposal deadline Materials to View/Download Attendee Guide Conference & Bookfair App Social Networking Facebook Event Twitter Use #AWP18 Bookfair Facebook Page Conference Queries Registration registration@awpwriter.org 301-226-9716 Conference Events events@awpwriter.org 301-226-9711 Want to know more? Click here to register. You may or may not have time to register, …

Wednz Scene: Artsy Shark & Art Business Summit

January 3 / 18 One last post, courtesy of Artsy Shark. There will be an art business summit in Boston Massachusetts, April 16 – 17, 2018. Here is what to expect during the summit. Credit source: Artsy Shark     Boston Arts Business Institute Summit April 16-17, 2018 Somerville, Massachusetts Don’t miss this upcoming two-day intensive professional development workshop, taking place in the Boston area next April. Co-sponsored by The Arts Business Institute and Art Specifier, this summit will present practical, step-by-step information focusing on the biggest challenges artists have in launching and growing their creative businesses. Our program includes the following presentations: The New Marketplace Creative Marketing Strategies How to Work with Art Consultants, Designers, and Stagers Wholesale 101 Pricing for Profit Social Media for Artists Sales Strategies How to Sell Art Online In addition to these interactive lectures (Q&A is encouraged), a panel discussion will be held on the second day of the summit. Personalized consultation appointments are also available, and should be booked at the time of registration. Speakers for our summit will be: …

Weeknd Scene: 24PearlStreet Online Writing Program

June 3 /17 Hello! The first Saturday of the month. Found several workshops that may interest future writers. This is part of the 24PearlStreet Online Writing Program at Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown. cred: fine arts work center SEEING, HEARING, AND LETTING POEMS BE TROY JOLLIMORE Poetry June 19 to June 23, 2017 Tuition Cost: $500 Class Size: 12 Session: Summer Level: 1-Week Intensive Many of us have had the experience of sensing a poem hovering at the edge of our peripheral vision, drifting in the margins of being heard, trembling on the verge of announcing itself. You know it’s there, waiting to exist, but how do you write it, how do you actually call it into being? How do we place ourselves in the spot from which we can see that yet-to-be poem, or hear its distinctive music? (“Heard melodies are sweet,” as Keats wrote, “but those unheard are sweeter.”) In this course, we will talk about seeing and hearing: envisioning poems, re-visioning poems, opening our eyes and ears to the world that is, after all, …

Scene Wednesday: Fine Arts Work Center / Open Print

March 30 / 16 Morning all! I’m continuing on with the Fine Arts Work Center and their Summer Workshop. You’ve already read about it in the last few posts. There is a new master printer series. Read on….   cred: Fine Arts Work Center THE MICHAEL MAZUR PRINT STUDIO NEW MASTER PRINTER SERIES   This year, the Work Center is pleased to present a new series of printmaking workshops featuring Master Printers ANTONY KIRK, ANDREW MOCKLER, CATHERINE MOSLEY, JAMES STROUD, and BOB SWAINSTON. With an emphasis on mentorship and critique, these workshops will be held in the Work Center’s Michael Mazur Print studio, a state-of-the-art facility that remains one of the best in the region. Here, artists continue to explore the print medium in a facility developed by one of Provincetown’s most revered painters and printmakers. Printmaking workshops will also be taught by acclaimed printmakers DANIEL HEYMAN, FRED LIANG, VICKY TOMAYKO, and BERT YARBOROUGH. The print shop is equipped with two etching presses, a lithography press, facilities for etching and silkscreen, and a state-of-the-art ventilation …

Scene Wednesday: Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop

March 16 / 16 Good Morning! The focus on this post is about the Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop in Provincetown, Massachusetts. I’m sure some of you read last Saturday’s post about registration, fees, cancellation policy, scholarships and discounts. The Summer Workshop Program is June 12 – August 26, 2016. Here is a what the week will look like. (cred: Fine Arts Work Center)   YOUR WEEK  @ THE FINE ARTS WORK CENTER Each week begins with a welcome reception and course orientation. Each morning begins with a continental breakfast. Nightly readings and artists talks are presented by visiting faculty. Mid-week events include a festive BBQ and Student Open Studios and Readings which offer students an opportunity to share their work. SUNDAY 4-6pm Check-in any time after 4pm at the Summer Program office. If you are staying on campus and plan on arriving later than 6pm, please let us know. No early arrivals 6pm Orientation is held for students & faculty in the Stanley Kunitz Common Room and is required 6:30pm Introductory class meetings with …

More Scene Weekend: Fine Arts Work Center

March 12 / 16 I have really found a gold mine for you creative folks. The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown Massachusetts. This center has lots of great events happening this year, so I decided to put a focus stamp on this. So for the rest of 2016, Shadowbox will start passing along great information about the Fine Arts Work Center.   (cred: Fine Arts Work Center) FINE ARTS WORK CENTER SUMMER WORKSHOP PROGRAM JUNE 12 – AUGUST 26, 2016   Registration – Registration operates on a first-come, first-serve basis. Workshop levels include Open, Intermediate/Advanced, Advanced, and By Application. Classes are limited to ten students. Payment in full is now requested at the time of registration. Payment plans are offered on an as needed basis. Contact the Summer Program office for payment plan options, as well as details on how to apply to “By Application” classes. Online – Go to FAWC.ORG/SUMMER and complete the registration form. By Phone – Call 508.487.9960 to register by phone with Kelle Groom, Summer Program Director, x103 or Dawn Walsh, …