Arts Connect Whitfield: Creating and Community

Join us at Arts Connect Whitfield: Creating and Community for a galvanising day of professional development.  

Arts Connect Whitfield: Creating and Community is a one-day event featuring presentations, panels and case studies about creating what you want to see where you live. You'll get to meet other creative people in your local area and share ideas in a day of collaborative learning.

The session is free and open to everyone, but bookings are essential and places are limited.

When: Saturday 23 March 2019 10:30am - 5:00pm (10:00am Registration/Morning Tea)
Where: King Valley Community Complex, Lot 2 Mansfield-Whitfield Road, Whitfield VIC 3733
Cost: FREE (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided)

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Arts Connect Whitfield: Creating and Community is proudly supported by Wangaratta Rural City Council as part of the Arts, Culture and Events unit.

PROGRAM

10:00am Registration and Morning Tea (provided)
10:30am Acknowledgement of Country, Icebreaker & Housekeeping)
11:00am Presentation - The Ins and Outs of Arts Funding with Alyce Fisher (Theatre Maker & Performer and Executive Director of Murray Arts)
12:00pm Panel Conversation - Building Networks and Relationships with Angie Russi (Manager - Kaiela Arts), Nat Ord (Photographer) and Tim Podesta (Choreographer/Director)
12:30pm Lunch (provided)
1:15pm Presentation - Volunteer Management and Succession Planning with Megs Oborne (Project & Outreach Manager - Albury Wodonga Volunteer Resource Bureau)
2:15pm Presentation - Pricing and Presenting Yourself Professionally with Susan Reid (Owner - Arcadia Gallery Beechworth, Costume Designer and former Placemaking Officer)
2:45pm Afternoon Tea (provided)
3:00pm Case Study - Contemporary Aboriginal Art with Troy Firebrace (Aboriginal Artist and Educator)
3:30pm Panel Conversation - Placemaking with Phillip Nielsen (Design Director/Architect), Susan Reid (Owner - Arcadia Gallery Beechworth, Costume Designer and former Placemaking Officer) and Alyce Fisher (Theatre Maker & Performer and Executive Director of Murray Arts)
4:00pm Closing Thoughts, Reflections and Learnings
4:30pm Close and Networking Drinks (provided)

ABOUT THE ARTS CONNECT SERIES

Arts Connect is a series of free, one-day professional development events responds to the specific needs of regional artists and arts organisations, supporting communities to drive the development of their own creative practice. The program is supported by the Australian Government's Regional Arts Fund, delivered by Regional Arts Victoria with partnership support from Local Government.

SPECIAL OFFER

Regional Arts Victoria is offering Half-Price Individual Membership to Arts Connect attendees. Register to attend to receive a promotional code. For more information about Regional Arts Victoria’s Membership Program visit our website.

OTHER ARTS CONNECT EVENTS NEAR YOU

To stay up to date with Arts Connect events near you, sign-up for Regional Arts Victoria's e-news or visit the Arts Connect page on our website. Upcoming Arts Connect events include:

Sunday 7 April 2019 Dookie Memorial Hall

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Speak to Anna Kennedy, Regional Arts Victoria’s Membership Coordinator, on 03 9644 1805 or at akennedy@rav.net.au or visit our website.

Image: Artlands Club 2018 by Diana Domonkos

A day featuring conversation and participation in placemaking; pricing and presenting yourself professionally; and, applying for funding.

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23rd Mar 2019

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23rd Mar 2019 King Valley Community Complex Lot 2 Mansfield-Whitfield Road, WHITFIELD, 3733