With Marye Hobbs, Carly Snoswell, Jess Taylor, and Sera Waters, facilitated by Kay Lawrence.

Join Visual Arts Masters and PhD candidates from the University of South Australia to discover first hand about their training, work-practices, and careers. Topics of discussion will include each artists’ experience with:

  • Work practices and processes.
  • Grants and residencies.
  • Connecting with galleries, curators, and critics etc.
  • Why they decided to pursue Post Graduate studies.
  • Taking on research in their practice.
  • Juggling practice, study, and life.

The session will include a Q & A facilitated by Professor Kay Lawrence from the University of South Australia.

Image: Sera Waters, Basking. Photo by Grant Hancock.

Helpmann Academy is proud to introduce our new Activate Professional Development Seminar Series.

The series aims to empower emerging visual and performing artists with practical knowledge to help build and sustain a successful creative career.

The Activate Seminar Series will present guest artists, specialists and panels covering a range of topics such as contract and intellectual property law, income and funding options, marketing and publicity, and more.

WHEN: Thursday 8 March, 12.30-2.30pm

WHERE: Drill Hall, Torrens Parade Ground, Victoria Drive, Adelaide

COST: $10 / FREE for students and graduates (up to 5 years out) of Helpmann Academy’s partner institutions (Adelaide College of the Arts, UniSA Visual Arts, Flinders University Drama and Screen studies, and Elder Conservatorium of Music). Click here for more info.