“As a part of the Scarborough Arts’ ongoing “COMMUNITY+Connects: Online” programming, we are pleased to present our newest program in our roster, the “In The Industry” series.
“In The Industry” series is an online BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, Person of Color) youth-focused wellness program led by creative industry professionals in Scarborough and the GTA.
“In the Industry” series will foster the creative talents, professional careers, and overall wellbeing for youth interested in being involved/entering the creative industry. “In The Industry” series is focused on providing learning and networking opportunities for youth between the ages 16-29.
BIPOC creative industry professionals will lead workshops that focus on mentorship, professional development, and financial literacy.
WEEK 1: Music – In The Industry
Oct 27, Oct 30 – Performing Live During the Lockdown (A 2-Part Series)
WEEK 2: Grant Writing for Emerging Artists – In the Industry
Nov 3 – Grant Writing for Emerging Artists: Artist Bios
Nov 6 – Grant Writing for Emerging Artists: Explaining Your Project
WEEK 3: Curating, Community, and Exhibition Making – In the Industry
Nov 10 – You In Your Community: Does Art Matter?
Nov 13 – In The Industry: Curating Your First Exhibition
WEEK 4: You Have Options (That Are Not Just School) – In The Industry
Nov 18 – In The Industry: Starting a Visual Practice Without Art School
Nov 20 – The Language of Design, or Why You Don’t Need to be a Graphic Designer
WEEK 5: Networking and Your Brand – In The Industry
Nov 24 – PR for Artists by The Well Connected
Nov 27 – From Network to Net Worth”
For more information and to register, please visit http://scarborougharts.com/in-the-industry-series-2/
-from Scarborough Arts