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Portfolio for Visual Artists: Dialogue, Analysis and Critique & Portfolio night.

September 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - September 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm



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A portfolio ”is a collection of your work, which shows how your skills and ideas have developed over a period of time. It demonstrates your creativity, personality, abilities and commitment, and helps us to evaluate your potential.”

Easy, right? Easier said than done.

What are the specifics of a portfolio nowadays?
What format does a Portfolio have?
What kind of content and information should you include, and how can you adapt it for various audiences (think curator, gallery owner, on-line selling platform or magazine)?
How should you approach the intended recipient?
How should you deliver your portfolio to them?
What are the big dos and don’ts?
What should you focus on?

Our guest speakers offer you their answers to these questions and some key lessons from their experiences of working with young artists.

The workshop is divided in 2 events and is tailored to provide artists and young cultural professionals with expert knowledge about the PORTFOLIO.

On the 11th of September,

Be part of a panel discussion, in which curators , Barbara Cueto and Bas Hendrikx, gallerist Marieke Severens and Patty Morgan, the innovative, on-line only platform for contemporary art in The Netherlands share their knowledge about portfolios, the do and don’ts, formats, and key lessons from their experiences of working with young artists.
Then on the 25th of September:
Put all your new knowledge into practice, update your portfolio and present it to topnotch reviewers and stakeholders from the all Euregio in the field of art, photography, graphic design, illustration*
Few sneak peak:
you can present your portfolio to:
Miriam Elebe of IKOB – Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Benjamin Fleig director of Galerie vorn und oben, Lene ter Haar, Anja Bucherl of BIP Liège, Luuk Nouwen – Flacc Workplace, POST- , Yoko Uhoda Gallery, Pieter Jan Valgaeren director of Triënnale Hasselt, Laura Post of gallery Post and Garcia and many more!*
*For this event we have invited curators, directors of contemporary art institutions and initiatives focused on emerging artists as well as international gallerists.
Join us, and invest in your professional career.

Don’t miss this chance to show your portfolio to several stakeholders in the Euregion.

For the second workshop, you will be able to select which two professionals you want to meet. We will do our best to make sure that everyone gets to meet with their top two choices.

Join us, and invest in your professional career.

Questions? Contact us at hello@theartistandtheothers.nl


September 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
September 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm


The Artist and the Others,


De Brandweer
Capucijnenstraat 21
Maastricht, 6211RN Netherlands
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