Business Skills For Creative Souls: Strategies for Thriving as an Artist

Business Skills For Creative Souls: Strategies for Thriving as an Artist

Unleash your artistic potential at this essential gathering for artists of all disciplines where passion meets practicality!

This year’s event is hosted by CBC’s Sonali Karnick, and features an exciting group of panelists eager to share their artistic journeys with you! Conference topics include strategies for thriving as artist: earning a livable income as an artist, balancing life and personal career, and building your artistic brand.

Panel 1: Strategies for Earning A Livable Income

Cara Carmina (illustrator/designer/entrepreneur)
Sylvie Trouvé and Dale Hayward (animators and educators)
Lacy Alana (circus artist/writer/psychotherapist/Founder of YesAndBrain)
Tam Lan Truong (classical music photographer)

Keynote: The Artist’s Balance: Managing Personal Life and Artistic Career: Victoria Sanchez (actress/filmmaker)

Panel 2: The Art of Exposure: Building Your Artist Brand

Stephen Voyce (multi-award-winning recording artist)
Liana Cusmano (writer/spoken word artist/educator)
Carolina Echeverria (visual artist, feminist activist, and artistic director)
Blair Thomson (composer/arranger/pianist)

With topics ranging from strategies for earning a livable income as an artist, striking the delicate balance between life and career, and crafting your unique artistic brand, this conference is designed to empower you on your creative journey.

Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with like-minded creatives, glean insights from industry experts, and unleash your creative potential. Join us for a day brimming with artistic inspiration and valuable connections:

12:30 PM: On-site registration

1:00-5:00 PM: Immerse yourself in dynamic panel discussions and a captivating Keynote Speech (Keynote announcement coming soon!). Can’t make it in person? No worries! The conference will be live-streamed for virtual participants.

5:00-7:00 PM: Elevate your networking game at our in-person event.

But that’s not all! Kickstart your day with a unique online opportunity: a 15-minute consultation with renowned arts organizations, including the Canada Council for the Arts, the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Quebec and the Conseil des Arts de Montreal.

Don’t miss out—register now! Secure Early Bird pricing by registering before March 1st.

A livestream option is also available for those who can’t attend in person.

Le 11 mars 2024 Array

12h30 - 17h

Adresse de l'événement

5035 Boulevard de Maisonneuve West, Montréal, QC H4A 1Y5