Get a head start on planning for 2018 and schedule in these two upcoming professional development events. Registration is now open!
Art At Work Symposium: Igniting Connections
Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond Public Art and CARFAC BC present a full day of panel discussions, break-out sessions and more for working artists, creative professionals, curators and art specialists to examine the role of community as part of an artist’s professional practice. Join us for a fun day of sharing experiences and networking. Check out the full schedule, here.
Date: Saturday January 27, 2018 from 10:30am-5:30pm
Location: Richmond Cultural Centre Performance Hall, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, BC
Cost: Register by January 9, 2018 for the Early-bird rate of $40! Standard registration fee is $55.
To register, quote the barcode 2361342: online: www.richmond.ca; phone: 604.276.4300; or in person: Richmond Cultural Centre front desk, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond BC. Deadline to register is Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
Workshop: Charitable Donations
Presented by Burnaby Art Gallery and CARFAC BC
With CARFAC National Executive Director April Britski and Jessica Somers CPA, CGA
Learn how to make informed decisions before donating art to a museum or charitable organization. This workshop will discuss best practice guidelines and how to properly report the transaction for tax purposes, ensuring there are no financial surprises along the way.
Date: Sunday January 28, 2018 from 10:00am-1:00pm
Location: Fireside Room, Burnaby Art Gallery, 6344 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby, BC
Cost: $20 for CARFAC members; $32 for non-members
To register at the CARFAC members' rate, please call the Burnaby Art Gallery at 604.297.4422. Non-members can register by phone or online through WebReg, here, quoting the barcode 458644.