Professional Development Workshops for Artists Announced

Professional Development Workshops for Artists Announced

The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is hosting professional development opportunities for artists in June-"Get Out There! Getting Your Work from the Studio into the World." The workshops will cover topics such as presentation, websites, artist statements, applications for exhibitions, approaching galleries and museums, how to promote your work, and more.

The next workshop will be held June 3rd at 1 PM in Rahway at 1670 Irving Street. Individual consultations will be held on June 10th and 17th from 2-5 PM at the Arts Center in Summit. Each workshop is only $20 and is a great opportunity for you to gain new tools and insights to enhance your practice. Sign up by phone or email: 908-273-9121 or swalko@artcenternj.org

The workshop on June 3rd will be led by Felicity Hogan, Director of New York Foundation for the Arts' NYFA Learning and Sarah Walko, Director of Education and Community Engagement at the Arts Center. Ms. Hogan specializes in providing professional development opportunities for artists and arts administrators and serves on numerous advisory boards, selection panels, and as a guest critic.

The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is located at 68 Elm Street in Summit, New Jersey. Visit www.artcenternj.org for more information about these exhibitions and programs. Adult and children's group tours are available throughout the year. Visit www.artcenternj.org for more information. Gallery Hours: Monday to Wednesday and Friday: 10 AM to 5 PM; Thursday 10 AM to 8 PM; and Saturday & Sunday 11 AM to 4 PM. Please call 908-273-9121 to confirm holiday hours.

Support

These workshops are made possible by a grant from Jayleen Art Associates. Major support for the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the Walter V. and Judith L. Shipley Family Foundation, the Wilf Family Foundations, and Art Center members and donors.

About the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey

For more than 80 years, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey has been exclusively dedicated to viewing, making, and learning about contemporary art. Recognized as a leading non-profit arts organization, the Art Center's renowned studio school, acclaimed exhibitions, and educational outreach initiatives serve thousands of youth, families, seniors, and people with special needs every year.

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