10 August, 10.30 to 12.30
Preparing proposals can be a challenging and time consuming exercise for artists. This session will include a presentation and conversation on best practice and some group discussions on examples of recent artist’s proposals. It will cover hints and tips in developing proposals; a discussion on some dos and don’ts and common pitfalls; observations on selection processes and panels as well as selection criteria; advice on sample headings to communicate ideas clearly and creatively; suggestions for supporting documentation, CVs and Biogs as well as advice on time management.
Brenda McParland is an Independent Curator and member of the Public Art Steering Group Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council. Brenda was formerly Senior Curator: Head of Exhibitions at the Irish Museum of Modern Art.
Fee: €10 / €15
This practical talk will be followed by a Peer Sharing event with 4 – 6 artists presenting their work for details of the afternoon event see HERE.