Panel Discussion: Fundraising for Independent Artists

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2018, 6:30PM-8:00PM​

SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA

It has become increasingly difficult for artists to support themselves on selling their artwork alone. This panel discussion will present various ways  for visual artists to seek funding from a variety of alternative sources, and will examine the processes and feasibility of each.

Featured Panelist:
Lisa Burger-President of the Board of Directors at Independent Arts & Media and Attorney at Lexington Law Group
Jo Kreiter-Artistic Director at Flyaway Productions and founder of GIRLFLY
Amy Kweskin-Founder of ArtSightful & Arts Management Consultant, Instructor and Coach
Moderator: Artist Brian Singer

Register HERE

March 2018

How to Build a Financially Stable Art Practice

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:00pm–3:00pm

Intersection for the Arts, 901 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Presented by Amy Kweskin of Artsightful, this session introduces a holistic approach to creating sustained income from and for your artistic practice. In this session, we use the Business Model Canvas to develop actionable business models specific to your art practice. This is an interactive workshop that provides a hands-on application of tools, easily adaptable as the scope of your art practice evolves.

We will:
- Clarify the lifestage of your arts practice
- Identify value propositions for your audience, collaborators and funders
- Develop earned and contributed income streams (sales, subscriptions, donations, etc)

Register HERE

Amy Kweskin, Founder
  • Phone: 415.350.6479
  • 901 Mission Street, Suite 306
    San Francisco, CA 94103

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