“Business of the Arts for Visual Artists: ‘Brand You’ and ‘Marketing Yourself to Market Your Art’” California Art Association offers National Professional-Development Workshops for Artists on a range of topics, from health and safety in the studio to grant writing to professional relationship building. The program in San Diego will explore strategies for launching, renewing and sustaining a career in the arts. The College Art Association’s National Professional-Development Workshops for Artists are supported by a generous grant from the Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation.
Keynote Speaker: “Brand You”, by David Lecours, Owner and Creative Director, Lecours Design, Friday, June 29, 5:45 p.m.
When/Where: Brand You: Friday, June 29, 2012, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Market Yourself to Market Your Art: Saturday, June 30, 2012,
8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m
About The San Diego Foundation
Founded in 1975, The San Diego Foundation’s purpose is to promote and increase effective and responsible charitable giving. The Foundation manages more than $570 million in assets, almost half of which reside in permanent endowment funds that extend the impact of today’s gifts to future generations. Since its inception, The Foundation has granted more than $760 million to the San Diego region’s nonprofit community. For additional information, please visit the San Diego Foundation at www.sdfoundation.org.
The City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture
The City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture serves in an advisory capacity to the Mayor and City Council on promoting, encouraging and increasing support for the region's artistic and cultural assets, integrating arts and culture into community life and showcasing San Diego as an international tourist destination. The Commission is composed of 15 volunteers appointed by the Mayor and is supported by a staff of professional arts administrators. For more information, please visit http://www.sandiego.gov/arts-culture.