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Best practice: working together with artists

NAVA and Artisan present a professional development intensive for emerging arts workers. Through a program of talks and discussions, participants will engage with industry professionals to examine best practices of working together with artists.

This half-day event began with a forum of industry professionals sharing innovative methods of engaging with artists, based on examples of recent projects and exhibitions.


Topics included;


  • Exhibition development
  • Exhibition touring management
  • Public programming
  • Curatorial engagement with artists
  • Cultural protocol and working together with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists

  • This was followed by a participatory conversation with the audience in response to points raised in the forum.


    The session closed with a discussion exploring the challenges and opportunities that arts workers face in building and sustaining their careers.

    Panel:

    • REBEKAH BUTLER, Executive Director, Museums & Galleries QLD
    • SARAH BARRON, Public Programs Officer, QUT Art Museum
    • LISA BRYAN-BROWN, curator and Registrations Assistant, QAGOMA
    • BIANCA BEETSON, Artist and Lecturer, Contemporary Indigenous Art, QCA
    • Discussions facilitated by: CLAIRE SOURGNES, CEO, Artisan


    Listen to the live recording here:

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    Photography Thomas Oliver.

    best practice

    Photography Thomas Oliver.

    best practice

    Photography Thomas Oliver.

    best practice

    Photography Thomas Oliver.

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