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Making Art Work:
Professional Development Series

Online
18 January, 15 February and 15 March 2022
6–7:30 pm (ET)

Workshops co-facilitated by local artists and arts professionals and geared towards emerging, mid-career and student artists and curators

Online, 18 January, 6–7:30 pm
Focus on Finances pt. 2: Managing money and taxes as a freelancer
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Online, 15 February, 6–7:30 pm
Preparing Portfolios
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Online, 15 March, 6–7:30 pm
Talking about Artist Talks
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These are virtual events.

Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre and Union Gallery are pleased to co-present the 2021–2022 Professional Development Series. Taking place over the Fall and Winter seasons, the series includes 6 free workshops co-facilitated by local artists and arts professionals from each organization, geared towards emerging, mid-career and student artists and curators. Participants will gain enhanced experiential learning opportunities, develop a toolkit of skills in preparing for a career in the arts and extend networks with Kingston’s contemporary art galleries.

The winter workshops take place online, please register to secure your spot.

This program is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts.

With Tova Epp
Online, 18 January, 6–7:30 pm

Tax season can be stressful, especially for freelancers working in the arts! Tax preparer Tova Epp from Artbooks has over 12 years of experience doing the taxes of many incredible artists. During this session she will talk about what artists and independent curators should collect and track throughout the year, how to prepare for tax season, saving for retirement and why some people choose to incorporate.

Speaker Biography:

Tova Epp is a tax preparer/actor/certified animals-in-disaster rescuer. She’s been working at Artbooks for over 12. Tova graduated with a BFA-Distinction from Concordia University. When she’s not at Artbooks she can be seen at one of her many other jobs around the city, or auditioning for yet another commercial.

Focus on Finances pt. 2: Managing money and taxes as a freelancer

Portrait of Tova Epp

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