Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists Conference: Coming Together Through Community


Mon Mar 27 2023 at 09:00 am


St Jax Church Montréal | Montreal, QC

Artists Unite!
Calling all creative souls, it’s time to come together and bring our art back to the forefront! This year’s conference, hosted by Sonali Karnick (Host, CBC’s All in a Weekend), focuses on connection and community as a path to a thriving art practice. Let’s work together to create strong and resilient communities that will see us through anything.
On Monday, March 27th at St-Jax Montreal, our dynamic lineup of accomplished artists will share their knowledge and experiences, covering topics such as building your dream team, connecting to your goals, and developing new sources of income.
Join us as we strive to connect, collaborate, and build the bonds that will make us stronger. Don’t miss this chance to grow both as an artist and as a creative entrepreneur.
Confirmed speakers/panelists include:
Julie Tamiko Manning | Award-winning Actor and Theatre Creator (Keynote Speaker)
Tuan Vu | Visual Artist
Claire Kenway | DJ, Producer & Sound Artist
Garfield Morgan | Visual Artist
Andrea Peña | Choreographer + Movement Designer
Claudia Chan Tak | Multidisciplinary Artist
Chris DiRaddo | Writer
Guy Rex Rodgers | Writer and Director
Julian Stamboulieh | Filmmaker, Artistic & Executive Director of Beanduck
Brooke Rutner | Director of Gallery Parfois and photographer
Emmanuel Hessler | Co-President of Main Film and producer
Chris Vargas | Booker at Casa Del Popolo & Vocalist for Pelada
You will also have an opportunity to meet with a representative from an arts council or an arts lawyer to get answers to burning questions about your artistic practice.
Participating representatives include:
Guillaume Theriault (CALQ) – Literature and theatre /Littérature et conte
Maude Brunet (CALQ) – Cinéma et vidéo de fiction (artistes), humour (artistes)
André Faleiros (CALQ) – Cinéma et vidéo documentaire (bourses aux artistes), programme Vivacité
Matthew Tiffin (CAC) – Program Officer – Explore and Create Program – Theatre
Frédéric Côté (CAM) – Cultural Advisor -Theatre
Dominic Simoneau (CAM)- Cultural Advisor – Dance and multidisciplinary sector
Ansfrid Tchetchenigbo (CAM) – Cultural Advisor – Music
Schedule of events:
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Registration
9:30 AM – 5:00 PM: Conference
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Post Conference Networking Event (Optional)
Register now and see you there!
Get your ticket here >>>
Pre-registration is required.

Where is it happening?

St Jax Church Montréal, 1439 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest,Montreal,QC,Canada, Montreal, Canada

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