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The new 2013-14 Tricks of the Trade schedule is here!

Scroll down to see a complete line-up of the  Spring Sessions of Tricks of the Trade for this year.

Spring Session: Back to the Future
As an artist, as a field: where are we going? Where should we be going? We will spend this Spring pondering and anticipating the future of the art field.

April: You and Your Art
How can you develop your individual talents to impact a larger community? How can you plan for your future as an artist or artistic presenter? Where do you see yourself in the near future? April is the month to explore the answer.

April 1st, 6:00pm: MCLA Gallery 51 & PRESS Gallery
Collective Impact: Working together to get further than we would alone

Guest speakers/panelists:
Maren Brown, Maren Brown Associates

Moderator: Lisa Donovan, Author/MCLA Arts Management Professor

April 2nd, 6:00pm: Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
You and your art: Studio Practice

Guest speakers/panelists:
Melanie Mowinski, MCLA Fine Arts faculty
Lisa Nilson, Artist
Julia Morgan-Leamon, Gallery 51 Gallery Manager & Artist

Moderator: Rich Remsberg, Emmy Award-winning Independent Filmmaker/Artist

April 3rd, 6:00pm: IS183 Art School
You and your art: Strategic Planning - Assets for Artists

Guest Speakers/Panelists:
Lisa Donovan, Author/MCLA Arts Management Professor
Blair Benjamin, Assets for Artists

May: Putting the Contemporary Back to the Forefront of the Cocktail Party
Join us for an in-depth, yet intimate conversation on the future of contemporary art and art institutions. Stay afterwards for signature cocktails and conversation.

May 6th, 6:00pm: MCLA Gallery 51
Putting the Contemporary Back to the Forefront of the Cocktail Party

Guest speakers/panelists:
Andy Foster, President Structural Art Services

Moderator: Joe Thompson, MASS MoCA