Timeline

(Subject to change- check frequently for revisions!)

WEEK / DATE IN CLASS ASSIGNMENT GIVEN

(Due the Next week!)

W1 – Jan 19 Welcome; discussion of class goals and syllabus; movie screening; career goals/plan of action Defining your goals- worksheets and action plan
W2 – Jan 26 Goals and Action plans;

CV/Resume; Artist Statement; biography

Create a CV or Resume; write an artist statement; write a 100-250 word biography; finish your Goals and Action plan worksheets  
W3 – Feb 2 Photographing Your Artwork workshop; digital image properties and archiving 2-10 (depending on your medium) photographs/images of your artwork/portfolio work/etc
W4 – Feb 9 Portfolio, slides, cover letters; web presence 10 images posted to the web (website, web portfolio, tumblr, etc)
W5 – Feb 16 Galleries, different types of spaces, and where to show Read “Staging an Art Exhibition” PDF found on the blog.  Print out a 1 page project/show proposal for an exhibition in the Lightwell Gallery, Brick Haus, or other alternative venue.
W6 – Feb 23 Gallery/exhibition space relationships and contracts Read Chp 4-5; research 10-15 spaces/opportunities;  3 Questions for Lou Krueger
W7 – March 1 Lou Krueger Visit Submit images (of work that is ready to exhibit!) to Dropbox 
W8 – March 8 Alexis Grabowski talk via Skype YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL ABOUT YOUR SELECTED ARTWORK. BRING THAT ARTWORK TO CLASS
W9 – March 15 SPRING BREAK- no class
W10 – March 22

Lightwell Gallery reception Thursday 3/24

Brick Haus reception Saturday 3/26

Install show in Lightwell Gallery/Brick Haus  Title cards, food, music, etc
W11- March 29  de-install; visit Voertman’s show
W12 – April 5 Graduate School; estimates and contracts  Draft an estimate for a freelance project- Print out and turn in; Read Art Inc Pg 30-34 & Artist’s Guide Chp 6 & 7; work on public lecture
W13 – April 12 Discuss readings; crate building; lectures and gallery talks; the basics of public speaking; business cards Upload 3 business card designs to the Blog;  work on public lecture and final package; 
W14 – April 19 Presentations- Students with Last Name beginning with A – G

See Assignments category for presentation requirements

W15 – April 26 Presentations- Students with Last Name beginning with H – N
W16 – May 3 Presentations- Students with Last Name beginning with P – Z Final Professional Package Due

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