The Artists Summer Institute (ASI), a free five-day professional development intensive, returns August 6–10! Offered through a partnership between Creative Capital and Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), ASI is open to 55 New York City artists working in the fields of visual, media, performing and literary arts. The participating artists will be chosen through a lottery process; only online registrations from NYC residents received before the June 25 deadline will be considered.
This is a unique opportunity for New York City artists to step outside their daily routine and focus on developing professional skills and artistic goals in a community setting. Designed to help artists build a path to greater sustainability and self-sufficiency, ASI combines the best of Creative Capital's Professional Development Program (PDP) and LMCC's Basic Finance for Artists program to provide a comprehensive range of training, tools and resources for working artists.
The program is intended for artists who seek arts-focused professional training in the areas of business and strategic planning, verbal communications, financial management, marketing, promotion and effective Internet strategies.
DATES, TIMES AND LOCATION
Wednesday, August 6 – Sunday, August 10, 2014
10:00 am–6:00 pm daily
LMCC's Studios at One Liberty Plaza, 12th Floor, in Lower Manhattan
REGISTRATION AND SELECTION
Register by 11:59pm EST, Wednesday, June 25, 2014
ASI can accommodate 55 artists. Due to high demand, eligible participants will be selected through a lottery process. In order to be included in the lottery, artists must complete the online registration form.
For complete program details, including eligibility requirements and access to the registration form, click here.
NOT A NYC RESIDENT?
Attend an upcoming webinars for artists! Learn more about PDP's Online Learning Program.
Contact Prachi Patankar, Program Manager, Grants & Services, LMCC at 212-219-9401 x117 or firstname.lastname@example.org.