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Artist Development Salons

Thursday nights just got a whole lot better.

Are you a Gold Coast creative who wants to grow their creative career in 2019?

This salon series is designed specifically for people who want to carve out a career in the arts, cultural or creative industries. If you’re an emerging artist or cultural worker who wants to push your creative practice, build industry know-how and connect with collaborators and peers, this is for you.

You might be an emerging actor, designer, dancer, visual artist, film maker, curator, comic book illustrator, writer, producer, photographer, production manager, lighting designer, sound artist, musician or something else.

Each month, we’ll gather to connect and learn from creative industries professionals and each other and grow the network of artists on the Gold Coast.

We’ll keep updating this page with Salon details and other exciting opportunities connected with the salons as they are confirmed.

What to bring: yourself, a friend or collaborator. Everyone is welcome.
Cost: Free
Access needs: Contact us using the details below.

Register now to secure your place in our artist salons. You can also RSVP and get updates about the events via our Facebook events.

Upcoming events

Mark down the following dates if you're interested in joining us for any of our events:

Date Event details
Thursday 8 March Funding, investment and all the money business
Thursday 4 April How to take your career to the next level
Saturday 27 April Festivals, Festivals, Festivals
Special Salon to celebrate Bleach* Festival 2019
Thursday 9 May Visual arts: Galleries, public arts, ARI’s and everything in between
Thursday 6 June Performing Arts: What are the steps to get your work presented to an audience?
Thursday 4 July Screen time: Small to large, script to production
Thursday 8 August How do I get my writing from the page to the book, stage or screen?

All enquiries:

Celia Smith
Arts and Culture
Lifestyle and Community
City of Gold Coast
PO Box 5042
Phone: 07 5581 7170

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