Live Events

  • Accessibility Training for Arts Administrators

    Contains 3 Product(s)

    Currently, one in five Americans living in the United States identifies as a person with a disability. And while the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990, people with disabilities still do not have full access to cultural events today. While providing physical access to those that attend your space or events is a good start, it's simply not enough anymore. The goal is to create exhibits and events that not only meet the specific physical needs of people with disabilities, but also makes them feel welcomed.

  • Best Practices for Public Art Commissions

    Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 06/21/2019 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

    In 2016, the Americans for the Arts Public Art Network (PAN) Advisory Council launched a series of best practices for the commissioning of public art projects to provide a nationally accepted set of standards and guidelines for the development and implementation of public art projects. Three years later, The PAN Council is currently updating and reviewing the best practices and are looking for feedback from the field. Join PAN Council representatives to review recent edits and provide insight for the updated Best Practices for Public Art Commissions.

  • AAE: Supporting Individual Artists Monthly Coffee Chats

    Contains 3 Product(s)

    Americans for the Arts is excited to bring you a monthly series of informal discussions about supporting individual artists. As part of Americans for the Arts ongoing program, Arts Administrators Essentials: Supporting Individual Artists, these monthly "Coffee Chats" are your opportunity to hear from individuals and organizations in the arts and culture field that support individual artists as part of their everyday work. Each month, we will bring you a new topic to support your work with artists.

  • Supporting Individual Artists Coffee Chat: Marketing Support for Artists

    Contains 1 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 06/26/2019 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    What skills do artists need to thrive in a crowded marketplace? Join us on 6/26 for a Coffee Chat with Ceylon Mitchell, marketing guru from @m3musician, as we discuss strategies to start, manage, and grow a business for individual artists.

  • Federal Funding for Arts in Transit & Transportation Update

    Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 06/26/2019 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

    In 2015, the FAST Act was passed into law, prohibiting the use of FTA funds for art in transit project. Join us on 6/26 for a webinar looking at the history and impact of this passage and learn how you can advocate for the return of federal funding for arts in transit projects.

  • Creating Spaces: Performing Arts in Sacred Places - Part 2

    Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 07/24/2019 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

    Artists have been creating out of and incubated by sacred places (churches, synagogues, temples, etc) for a long time and so much of that is based on the chance encounter, a congregant or clergy leader who happens to love art and wants it in their space or any number of other non-linear ways. Partners for Sacred Places has figured out how to put the two together in a purposeful and meaningful manner. Internal conversations and external transparency and more are key to a successful partnership between the two.

  • August 2019 Emerging Leaders Network Call

    Contains 1 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 08/15/2019 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

    Join us each quarter for conference call with the Emerging Leaders Network of Americans for the Arts. Every call will feature an Emerging Leader in the Arts and Culture field, discuss trends in the sector, include open space for Emerging Leaders to share and receive feedback, have an Americans for the Arts update, and more. Emerging Leaders from across the arts and culture sector are encouraged to join. Calls are open and free to members of Americans for the Arts. All calls will be recorded and archived.

  • November 2019 Emerging Leaders Network Call

    Contains 1 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 11/21/2019 at 3:00 PM (EST)

    Join us each quarter for conference call with the Emerging Leaders Network of Americans for the Arts. Every call will feature an Emerging Leader in the Arts and Culture field, discuss trends in the sector, include open space for Emerging Leaders to share and receive feedback, have an Americans for the Arts update, and more. Emerging Leaders from across the arts and culture sector are encouraged to join. Calls are open and free to members of Americans for the Arts. All calls will be recorded and archived.