Artist Workshop: EXTEND YOUR REACH

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Join us for an educational evening online to learn the ins and outs of working with Art Consultants, Corporate Art Dealers, and Interior Designers.

In this professional development workshop hosted by ArtSpan, gallerist, professional artist and educator, Stephen C. Wagner will share his first-hand, comprehensive tips to help artists with:

  • How to research and make contact with them
  • How to design your website to attract them
  • How to determine appropriate subject matter
  • How to negotiate contracts & deposits
  • How to strategize to create custom work & commissions for projects

Workshops are free to attend for ArtSpan Artists. Members are provided a promo code in their weekly Artist Opportunities newsletter to apply and receive their membership discount.

Non-members of the General Public are welcome to join these events for a $20 single-event fee or become an Artist Member to attend all our Artist Programs throughout the year for the annual fee of $50.

About the Presenter: Stephen C. Wagner encourages other artists to commit to their artwork and take the steps necessary to become more successful through his guest speaking on professional development for artists at art organizations throughout California. His lectures offer artists insight to jump-start their artist career, obtain clear focus on their intention for their artwork, create a strategic plan for their artist career, create an impressive artist portfolio website, and master the business of art.

In addition to having extensively exhibited and sold his artwork with galleries both nationally and internationally, Stephen is the managing partner at Arc Gallery & Studios in San Francisco. He has run the San Francisco Artist Network for over 15 years, offering professional development programs for artists. Prior to moving to the Bay Area, Stephen was the Program Development Coordinator for the San Diego Art Institute and was responsible for all educational programs for both adults and children.

About ArtSpan Artist Workshops: ArtSpan presents monthly 90-minute workshops designed to sharpen business and financial literacy for professional artists, prepare artists for exhibiting work inside and outside the studio, and encourage community between fellow artists and the public. Through these educational events ArtSpan creates a platform for artists to thrive, fostering a Bay Area that values the arts.

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ArtSpan, a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, is committed to cultivating a vibrant, accessible, and world-class art community in San Francisco and to promoting the city's unique creative energy locally and globally. We champion an inclusive art experience by providing hundreds of local artists with the equal opportunity to showcase their work and make direct connections to diverse audiences and patrons. We are guided by the belief that artists play a vital role in society and that broad public engagement with their work is essential to defining a new cultural environment for our changing city. Visit www.artspan.org to learn more. Contact info@artspan.org or (415) 861-9838 for more information.

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