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This training is designed for artists, arts leaders, and arts educators who want to lead the Work of Art: Business Skills for Artists curriculum in their community or classes. The training will include deep dives on the curriculum materials, exploration of pedagogy, and strategies for including Work of Art materials into existing programming, or how to develop new programs based on Work of Art. The Work of Art training is ideal for Arts Council staff interested in offering professional development and business skills training to artists in their community; professors and teachers interested in including practical business skills in their class curricula; and individual artists with high capacity to organize and teach in their community.

When: July 24-26, 2019; 9-5:30 Wed, 9-5:30 Thu, 9-3 Fri
Where: SpringBOX, 262 University W, Saint Paul, MN, 55103
What: Intensive training on the content and pedagogy of leading Springboard for the Arts’ Work of Art:Business Skills for Artists curriculum
Cost: $500-$1,000

$1,000: If your organization is sending you and has professional development capacity, please register at this level. This covers the true per-person cost of the training.

$500: If you are attending as an individual artist or organizer, or your small organization is sending you, please register at this level and/or see scholarship options.


The 2019 Work of Art Intensive is SOLD OUT.

Springboard Staff

Associate Director

Professional Development and Operations Coordinator

National training opportunities are made possible in part through the generous support of the Bush Foundation,  Surdna Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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