Assignment #3

ARTC 4090,  Fall 2010

Part I and Part II



Artist Statement and Biography

DUE September 22nd and Oct 27th


You are required to check for proper spelling and grammar.  Both will be part of your grade.

á          DUE Sept 22nd:  Version one, statement and bio.  Hand in a HARD COPY

á          DUE OCT 27th Version from the writing center, with staff memberŐs signature, date and printed name.  You will be required to meet with someone to review your artist statement and biography at the BGSU Writing Center sometime between September 29 and October 27th. Hours are M-TH 11 am.-8 pm.  Call the lab at 372-2221 or visit 310 Moseley Hall

á          DUE Wednesday, OCT 27, Version two, statement and bio.  Hand in a HARD COPY


NOTE:  Final Draft will be due with your Presentation Package on November 17th.



DUE:  September 22nd

Reading #3 - Life as an Artist

p. 57-58 from your Course Packet

-           Pricing Work: It¹s All a State of Mind (Caroll Michels)


Freelance work:



* Read and take notes on the reading. Remember to bring your notes and printed reading to class


The following is Optional, 43-56 and p. 61-75

-           Knowing When to Become, Not Become, or Stop Being a Full-Time Artist (Salandino, Tony) NOTE:  think freelance for this one.

-           Exhibitions A-Z (Hadden, Peggy)

-           Getting Competitive: Stuff You¹ll Need (Hadden, Peggy)




DUE:  September 17th at 10am

Visit the webpage of

Walter Behrnes <> <>


Write down at least three questions you have for Walter (art, job, page, or other) and email them to Dena by the deadline.


Bring notes to the forum on Sunday.  This will be an open time for you to talk to Walter about any professional or art concerns.






FROM ASSIGNMENT #2 (Due October 6th):

Resume and Cover letter:

á          October 6th  due in class: Resume and Cover Letter reviewed from Drop In Service at the Career Center: You are required to meet with someone at BGSU Career Services to review your resume and cover letter.  Do this after I return your first draft but before you turn in your second draft on 10/06.


Ask the reviewer to print and sign her or his name on your resume and cover letter. This will not be graded, rather noted and used to determine final resume grade.  A zero will be averaged in if this is not done.


BGSU Career Center

318C Math Sciences

Bowling Green, OH 43403-0150



8 am-5 pm


á          October 6th  due in class: Resume and Cover Letter, Draft 2 IN HARD COPY FORM.



Visiting Artist Lecture

Due any time up until Dec 1

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 or art related workshop anywhere.

Fall Art Talks at BGSU are listed here