NYC Creative Salon
Deadline: 14 November 2017
While many creative professionals are producing and exhibiting work, the opportunities to discuss the work are lacking. NYC Creative Salon believe that the ideas behind a work and the creator discussing these ideas with others is just as important as making the work. They want to help support creative professionals by giving them another way to present their work and the experience to discuss their practice.
Through the curatorial process of hand-selecting creative professionals, the Creative Salon look for common threads that will lend well to an organic group discussion. While the moderator asks questions and guides the conversation along, each participant shares their experiences through the lens of their practice. The Creative Salon hope that these connections will lead to future collaborations such as exhibiting together, curatorial projects, blogs, etc. or simply building a network of creative professionals and friends.
The NYC Creative Salon is a series of discussions that take place bi-weekly. Each discussion is approximately an hour and a half long and takes place on a weekday evening. Each series is six discussions under one topic and each discussion has a different group of participants speaking on the topic. Ultimately, there will be six different discussions on one topic, in hopes of reaching a thorough investigation of that idea. The participants include a moderator and approximately eight people working in various creative fields. They restrict the number of participants to 10 people in order to keep the group intimate and the discussion focused.
If you are interested in participating in the discussions and/or eventually leading a discussion, please contact the Creative Salon. Participation in the discussions is not restricted to fine artists but open to anyone involved in the production of creative labor.
Contribute your voice to the creative conversation, and reserve your seat at the table, as only a few places are available!
Tuesday 14th November
6.00pm - 8.00pm
Tuesday 21st November
6.00pm - 8.00pm
The Royal Dick