Amplifier is back in 2010 with an array of sessions to get those creative ideas on the move! Hosted by Propel Youth Arts WA, the FREE arts and business workshop and forum program gives you professional development skills, networking opportunities and a chance to explore arts issues with leading industry professionals!
This year’s workshop series features a impressive collective of local creatives including; the crew behind Dot Dot Dash, Katie Lenanton (Love is My Velocity), Serena Chalker (Anything Is Valid Dance Theatre AIVDT) and Rachael Dease & Tristen Parr (Schvendes). Workshop topics include:
- GETTING STARTED - Develop and plan your arts business
- GETTING THE WORD OUT - Marketing know how
- GROWING MONEY ON TREES - How to get that grant
- ARTS FINANCE - All the basics, Tax, ABN, GST etc.
- ARTS LAW - What you need to know
- EVENT 101- Make your event happen
- PRICING YOUR PRODUCT - Learn how to price your work and get it out there
This year’s forum series features Amanda Premici (Awesome Arts) and William Heery & Sean Morris (Last Chance Studios) and more!
- ART AT THE HEART - A Community Cultural Development forum featuring Lenine Bourke from Young People and the Arts
- BEHIND THE SCENES - An opportunity for emerging arts workers and artists to connect with the industry
- CREATIVE COLLABORATIONS - An informal discussion on the nature of creative collaboration
Become a jack-of-all-trades and register now to get your share of insider tips, advice and tricks of the trade from Perth’s own artists! Amplifier is held thoughout September – October. Visit www.propel.org.au