Los Angeles County Arts Commission to Host "Arts Tune Up" for Artists & Arts Orgs Feb 22

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 9:05am

photo: wrenchesArts Tune-Up is a free one-day event offering expert advice, consultation, and information to individual artists and small budget arts organizations looking to gain insight on a variety of topics ranging from arts education, marketing and publicity, to community and cultural outreach, fundraising, and health insurance. It will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on February 22 at the Vision Theater in Leimert Park.

The Tune-Up provides free access to artists and arts administrators at all levels and is designed around an informal round-robin process in which participants visit five expert discussions and topic presentations. Scheduled topics include advocacy, arts education in-school resources and working in arts education (K-12), community and cultural outreach, fundraising, individual artist resources, intro to public art, marketing, publicity, understanding health insurance and healthcare reform.

Arts Tune-Up is open to individual artists, current and future arts practitioners, advocates and supporters at all levels of experience and organization structure.  It is sponsored by the Empowerment Congress Arts and Culture Committee and the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.

Click here to register.