Write Through This | Writing for Contemporary Art Markets

WHEN: Wednesday, September 18, 2019, from 12:30 until 1:50 p.m.

WHERE: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, Alberta University of the Arts

The seminar will address:

  • freelance art writing for emerging artists and writers
  • what to look for in contracts
  • communicating with editors
  • copyediting
  • financial management
  • and more!

The first 30 to register will receive a Mark Clintberg limited edition record, Quiet Disco (2013). This edition of 500 custom-pressed 150g records in paper jacket includes audio by David Shaw. The record was produced with the support of the Illingworth Kerr Gallery for the exhibition "Do I still cross your mind?" curated by Tatiana Mellema in 2013.

Students are encouraged to apply for the Emerging Art Writers Program, an art writing intensive that offers hands-on workshops, mentorship and a paid writing opportunity for up to eight participants.

The Deadline to apply for the program is September 27 at 9 a.m. by submitting a letter of interest and short writing sample to ikg@auarts.ca

>>> Register for the event via Eventbrite 

This program is offered as part of the Emerging Art Writers Program and supported by the Rozsa Foundation.