Artist Workshop: Panelist Discussion with 6 SF Mural Makers
ArtSpan presents a “round table” discussion with 6 outstanding Bay Area muralists, each selected to discuss their personal professional experiences and share helpful insights about what every artist should know before taking on a mural project.
Topics for discussion include:
-How did you come to learn the trade? (Training, Supplies, Contacts)
-What advice for aspiring muralists can you offer for getting started? (Resume, References, etc)
-How do you determine your fee(s)?
-Information about establishing contracts and required permits?
-Firsthand insider tips? (Personal accounts that may have taught you valuable lessons)
-Safety risks and precautions?
-Opportunities with mural festivals, residencies and other avenues to locate mural gigs?
ArtSpan presents monthly 90-minute workshops designed to sharpen business and financial literacy for professional artists, prepare artists for exhibiting work inside and outside the studio, and encourage community between fellow artists and the public. Through these educational events ArtSpan creates a platform for artists to thrive, fostering a Bay Area that values the arts.
Workshops are free to attend for ArtSpan Artists Members. Members are provided a Member Event Code to apply their membership discount. Non-members of the General Public are welcome to join these events for a $20 single-event fee or become an Artist Member to attend all our Artist Programs throughout the year for the annual fee of $50.