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So, you want to work in the art world?

The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Saturday, 26 April 2014 from 14:00 to 16:00 (BST)

So, you want to work in the art world?

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Dom Smith, editor of Soundsphere magazine, co-founder of the Disabled Entrepreneurs network and director of creative agency, The Creative Condition, will be in the Gallery to provide some key tips about getting ahead in the arts world and promoting your arts business or idea. 

The key aim of this workshop is to inspire start-up creative business owners, artists and writers: And to address central aspects of business promotion from creating press releases and news story building, to utilising social media and blogging platforms to their full potential.

This workshop is open to all aged 16+, particularly professional or budding artists, creative thinkers, idea generators, entrepreneurs and fledgling journalists...

Please bring your own laptop if possible!   

The workshop will run from 2pm until 4pm. For a basic structure of the day see below.

- Introductions / Dom's story  

- Promoting your business or business idea to the press 

- Key tips for the entrepreneurial artist - a practical exercise

- Building a news story - a practical session utilising the skills you have learned     during the workshop - news stories written will be publicised or written up on The Creative Condition website (with permission).

For more information on Dom's work visit:

Soundsphere Magazine: www.soundspheremag.com

The Creative Condition: http://www.thecreativecondition.co.uk

Disabled Entrepreneurs: http://www.disabledentrepreneurs.co.uk

This is a free workshop but places are limited so please book in advance. A refundable booking fee of £5 will be taken upon booking. This will be returned to you on arrival at the workshop. Cancellations within 48 hours of the event will not be eligible for a refund.


For more information contact the Gallery on 0113 3432778 or by email: gallery@leeds.ac.uk.

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The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery
University of Leeds
Woodhouse Lane
LS2 9JT Leeds
United Kingdom

Saturday, 26 April 2014 from 14:00 to 16:00 (BST)

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The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

A hidden gem at the heart of the University of Leeds campus, the Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery offers both innovative temporary exhibitions and displays treasures from the University Art Collection.

Telephone: 0113 343 2778
Email: gallery@leeds.ac.uk

Gallery blog: http://blog.library.leeds.ac.uk/blog/art-gallery
Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/sabgallery

Twitter: http://twitter.com/sabgallery

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So, you want to work in the art world?
Leeds, United Kingdom Events Seminar Film & Media

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