Visual Artists Ireland are delighted to announce Visual Artists’ Café for Kerry Visual Artists hosted by the artist led group Colourful Spirits. Join us on Friday, 14 November for an afternoon of information and the opportunity to meet fellow artists working in Kerry and discover the supports that are available to you. This Cafe is hosted by VAI Local Groups Manager Aideen Barry and local artist Lisa Fingleton.
Format for the afternoon:
11am-4pm, Friday 14th November 2014
Cottage Studios, Cinema Lane, Ballybunion (Enter the green gates behind Supervalu)
11.00 Welcome. Tea/Coffee. Brief introduction of artists (divide the first hour according to the number of artists – artists are welcome to bring portfolios and up to three images on a USB stick)
12.00 Aideen Barry: Current Practice and Q&A
1.00 Lunch – Everyone is invited to bring a dish to share
1.45 A Sustainable Practice – workshop exploring issues such as ‘self promotion’ (social media, websites etc) and making successful applications for funding and other opportunities
3.30 Review and Looking to the future
4.00 Close and optional sunset walk on the beach (Sun sets at 4.39!)
Visual Artists Cafés are free for Visual Artists Ireland Members. There is a €3.00 charge for non-members.