MAKING: A Living?
An Artsource + UWA Cultural Precinct Symposium
What does success look like for artists in an age of disruption?
A dedicated visual arts symposium, MAKING: A living? explores the relationship between artists and their supporters – buyers, patrons, curators and promoters. The day-long discussion considers existing international and local solutions to the problem of making a living as an artist in an age of disruptive technologies causing rapid changes to the field and the swift ossification of old models.
The symposium brings together local, regional and international artists, arts professionals and experts from a range of industries. It considers artist-driven projects, models from other art forms and
industries and the opportunities provided by new platforms. The
conversations also delve into the local/global nexus and art
experiences made extraordinary through the agency of digital
> WHEN: 9.30am to 6.00pm (AWST) Saturday 2 November 2019
> WHERE: Tannock Hall of Education, The University of Notre Dame, 44 Cliff Street, Fremantle WA 6160
> PRICE: $20 for Artsource members, Friends of LWAG, UWA, $40 General public, $20 for students
> PURCHASE TICKETS: CLICK HERE
Saturday 2 November, Tannock Hall, Notre Dame
9.15am Registrations open
9.45am Welcome to Country
10.00am Keynote: Daan Roosegaarde (artist & social designer)
11.00am David Bielander (artist & designer) & Helen Britton (artist & designer)
11.30am Marketing & Promotion: Danielle Caruana (musician), Megan Flamer (marketing & startups), Kon Gioriotis (curator & arts editor)
1.30pm New Opportunities: Oron Catts (artist & researcher), Oliver Watts (artist & curator), Tamara Winikoff (arts advocate), Ionat Zurr (artist & researcher)
2.30pm Portmanteau Careers: Abdul Abdullah (artist), Aden Date (theatre-maker & social impact consultant), Sandra Hill (artist), Anna Louise Richardson (artist & curator)
3.30pm New Audiences: Lawrence English (composer & artist), Shelagh Magadza (arts advocate & producer), Drew Pettifer (artist & academic), Claire Savage (tourism consultant)
5.00pm Sundowner at Old Customs House, Fremantle
7.00pm Waterlicht by Studio Roosegaarde, Esplanade Park, Fremantle