Call for Applications: Artrepreneur Visual Arts and Digital Media programs

The York Region Arts Council is excited to announce the launch of two new Artrepreneur Streams: Artrepreneur Visual Arts and Artrepreneur Digital Media! We are calling on all visual and digital media artists to apply!

If you or someone you know is an emerging visual or digital media artist interested in applying, please share this information with them! These programs are meant to support creatives by giving them entrepreneurial skills to grow or start their own business.

About Artrepreneur Visual Arts:

Artrepreneur Visual Arts is intended to support Visual Artists (painters, sculptors, craft-makers, goldsmiths/jewellers, installation artists, etc.) looking to build a business and sell their work. This program is suited for those who have some experience or those who are new to the industry. All aspects of the program, from the participants, speakers and the curriculum, will all bring a business lens to the Visual Arts.

Date: March 9, 2021 – April 29, 2021 (8 weeks/16 sessions)
Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Online Course through Zoom
For more information and to apply: www.yorkregionartscouncil.com/visualarts


About Artrepreneur Digital Media:

Artrepreneur Digital Media is intended to support Filmmakers and Digital Media Artists looking to produce their work. This program is suited for those who have some experience or those who are new to the industry. Fellows will get a better understanding of what it takes to self-produce digital media projects. All aspects of the program, from the participants, speakers and the curriculum, will all bring a business lens to the film and digital media industry.

Date: April 6, 2021 – May 27, 2021 (8 weeks/14 sessions)
Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: Online Course through Zoom
For more information and to apply: www.yorkregionartscouncil.com/digitalmedia

Application timeline for both programs:
Open: Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Close: Monday, March 1, 2021

Contact Information: ivy@yorkregionartscouncil.com