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Ann Arbor Spark

The Business of Being an Artist Panel Series: Community Based Art Engagement

Tuesday, March 23 2021 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Hear from a panel of visual artists as they share their journeys and talk about the various ways in which they connect with their community through art. Whether it is through building relationships, event planning, collaborating on projects, advocacy, or other creative endeavors, learn about how visual artists can connect with and enrich the community.

The Business of Being an Artist is an interactive speaker series covering all things arts, business, and creative industry! Learn from local artists and entrepreneurs on how to successfully market, finance, and manage your work to help build the creative career of your dreams! Whether you are a student navigating the path to your aspiring goals, an established artist selling your work, or a professional in a creative field, this series is for you. Each session will offer a panel of experts for a one hour discussion with additional time for Q&A.

Register for one virtual event, or attend the entire 3-part series to hear from a wide range of creative professionals. This series is free and open to the public.


Mia Risberg, Visual Artist – www.miarisberg.com, Instagram: @miarisbergart

Cydney Camp, Visual artist, Business Programs Manager – www.cydneycamp.com

Kelly Caroline, Henna Artist & Mural Painter – www.KellyCaroline.com

This event will be moderated by Viranel Clerard, Photojournalist and founder of the Detroit Museum of Public Art. Learn more about Viranel and his work at https://clerard.com.