Assignment #3

ART 409, Fall 2006

DUE September 20th

 

PART I,

DUE September 20th

Artist's Statement, Draft 1

Biography, Draft 1

 

 

PART II

Reading posted on-line:

Demo Reels (Click on Demo Reels on the 409 Home Page)

 

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REMINDER FROM ASSIGNMENT #2 (Due Sept 20th):

Resume and Cover letter:

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NOTES (ONGOING):

 

Enter a Juried show:

Prepare a show / festival application package and send it. Deadline November 1.  You will need to document the process.  Each show will differ, so what you hand in will vary.  Ideally, I will be able to review before you submit.  All assignments will include:

 

Visiting Artist Lecture

You are required to attend at least one artist lecture or workshop during the semester and write a summary of the experience. This can be any artist anywhere; here are suggestions at BG and a few below at the Main Toledo Library

 

At BG

 

9/21

robert peppers, painter

6:30 in Art School, room 1101

 

9/29

Lydia Thompson, ceramics

6:30 in Art School,  room 204

 

10/02

Louise Sandhous, Graphic design

6:30 in Student Union room 206

 

10/14

Jim Miller, SACI director

8:00 in Art School,  room 204

 

10/20

Mary Flanagan, digital artist ( Activist using games, installation, web works)

6:30 in Art School,  room 204

 

10/24

Jun Kaneko, Sculptor, ceramist, painter, public artist

5:30 in Student Union room 206

 

10/30

Tony Hepburn, artist and writer

6:30 in Art School, room 1101

 

10/30

Cicily Hilsdale, Art History

6:30 in Art School, room 1101

 

MAIN TOLEDO LIBRARY (These need reservations.  419.259.5209)

6:30-8:30, McMaster Center

 

10/04

Grants for Individual Artists

 

10/18

(there is a $10 fee for this one, call the number above)

How to Write a Grant for Artists

 

This one differs from the above in that it will guide you through writing a proposal for funding, which is different from trying to win a grant from the Ohio Arts Council, for example.

 

11/1

Career Development for Artists