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Best practice: working together with artists

A professional development intensive for emerging arts workers presented by NAVA and Artisan.

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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.

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    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

    Podcast

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    Best practice: working together with artists