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How to Live and Sustain a Creative Life

From site: Career Center

Date: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Time: 12:00 pm

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Sayles Hill 251

Contact: Sarah Rechtzigel, x4296

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Join Sharon Louden, an artist who teaches professional development and career management, for a workshop focused on helping artists make a sustainable living doing what they love. Sharon has many connections in the Minnesota and New York art world and beyond.
Sharon is an artist, educator, advocate for artists and the editor of Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists (Chicago: University of Chicago, 2013). Louden's work is held in major public and private collections including the Whitney Museum of American Art, National Gallery of Art, Neuberger Museum of Art, Yale University Art Gallery, Weatherspoon Art Museum, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, among others. Sharon has taught for more than 25 years since graduating with a MFA from Yale University School of Art in 1991. Louden is also active on boards and committees of various not-for-profit art organizations and volunteers her time to artists to further their careers. She is also a consultant for the Joan Mitchell Foundation, advising their grantees; conducts webinars for Creative Capital Foundation and organizes a popular lecture series interviewing luminaries in the art world at the New York Academy of Art in New York City.
Lunch will be provided.
Sponsored by the Career Center.
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