Arts Business Basics: Plan Your Career in the Arts

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Arts Business Basics: Plan Your Career in the Arts

Join us, via Zoom, to get started developing your arts career plan

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Intersection for the Arts 1446 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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This practical hands-on workshop is ideal for aspiring, emerging or established artists and arts managers planning their career in the arts. If you are career transitioning, stuck and need momentum or just starting your journey this workshop gives you the motivation and planning tools to move from intention to reality.


  • Explore the lifestages in your arts career
  • Articulate your arts career vision and mission based on your core values
  • Identify your arts career strengths
  • Set actionable goals to move from your current reality towards the career you desire
  • Utilize the Business Model You tool
  • Create a basic budget that fuels your journey

Participants will receive access to a Zoom video recording post-workshop.


This workshop is facilitated by Amy Kweskin, Director of Professional Development at Intersection for the Arts. Additionally, Amy is Principal of Artsightful through which she provides consulting and coaching to share insights into the business of art. Her approaches to arts strategic planning are featured in the Center for Cultural Innovation's publication BUSINESS OF ART: AN ARTIST'S GUIDE TO PROFITABLE SELF-EMPLOYMENT (3RD EDITION). Amy is a Master Class-Certified Practitioner of Business Model You®.

Workshop presented via Zoom.

ACCESSIBILITY: All workshops have closed captioning enabled. A written transcript will be available to all registrants after the workshop. Additional accessibility accommodation can best be fulfilled when communicated within 48 hours of the workshop start time by emailing Amy: amy(at)

Additional requests? Questions? Email Amy: amy(at)

REFUND POLICY: You may request a full refund (excluding Eventbrite fees) before the start of the program on the day of the workshop, after which point no refund can be processed.

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