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Queens Council on the Arts: Hustle For Your Work

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) invites creative and community members to join them for Hustle For Your Worth, a professional development event designed as part of the organization’s Artist Commissioning Program (ACP). Free and open to the public, the event will feature interactive stations with guest speakers focusing on topics to help build and support creative careers, including:

Creating and Maintaining an Artist’s Brand
o Yogi (Y?) Guyadin, Jamaica Artist Commissioning Program Awardee
o Kerri Edge, Jamaica Artist Commissioning Program Awardee
o Omar Edwards, Jamaica-based artist and Reform Performer

Networking and Branding
o Brendez Wineglass, Founder of Power Social Events | Project Manager of Jamaica Is Arts Alliance | ACP 17-18 Art Producer

Taxes for Artists
o Ricardo Bentham, Accountant | ACP 2017-18 Art Producer

Creating Vision Boards
o Karen Pilgrim, Licensed Vision Board Specialist

Art Law
o Anastasia Kambanis, Marketing and Communications Associate, Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
o Emma Frean, Legal Services Coordinator, Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Artist Services
o Kelly Olshan, Program Manager, Queens Council on the Arts
o Dan Bamba, Grants and Residencies Manager – Queens Council on the Arts

Venue

Queens Library – Central Branch
89-11 Merrick Boulevard
Jamaica, NY 11432 United States
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Phone:
(718) 990-0700