Arts Advocacy Discussion Precedes Annual Event
Resource Market for the Arts, an annual exhibit-style event preceded this year by Arts Advocacy Now!, a discussion of strategies, tactics and best practices for effective advocacy efforts presented by Susan Weiner, executive director of Georgia Council for the Arts. The events are held in conjunction with National Arts & Humanities Month and provide an informal introduction to opportunities offered by agencies that fund and support the arts.
Monday, October 4, 2010
Beginning* at 1:00 p.m.
Rialto Center for the Arts
80 Forsyth Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303 (Get Directions)
Resource Market for the Arts and other Arts and Humanities Month activities are sponsored by The Foundation Center - Atlanta, C4Atlanta, City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, Fulton County Arts Council, Georgia Council for the Arts, Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund and SouthArts.
Several metro Atlanta arts-funding agencies have united to present a series of events that provide helpful information to individual artists and nonprofit arts organizations. Representatives of these agencies will be available to answer questions, provide materials and offer advice to individual artists and nonprofit organizations seeking to weather current economic challenges. Attendees can meet with representatives one-on-one to ask about funding, determine eligibility, discuss application guidelines and seek general information. Exhibitors include local, state and regional organizations that provide services and support such as technical assistance or legal advice; several award grants or provide other means of financial assistance.
There is no charge to attend but advance registration is required via The Foundation Center - Atlanta's website. www.foundationcenter.org
*Arts Advocacy Now!, 1:00 - 1:45 p.m.
Resource Market for the Arts, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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