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Art Business Night School: Promotion Fundamentals / Seattle

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Hugo House (Gary Classroom)
1021 Columbia St
Seattle, WA 98104

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$150 / $120 Artist Trust members

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Need-based and Filipinx scholarships available by request.

This class, led by conceptual artist, writer, and communications professional Natasha Marin, will help you develop strategies and goals for effectively promoting your work. Through interactive exercises and group discussions, you’ll identify the best platforms for your work, learn the key components of your web and social media presence, and practice your networking skills, so you can talk about your work online or in person with confidence.

Topics Covered:
How to talk about yourself and your work
Networking skills
Elevator speeches
Finding your market
Creating a brand as an artist
Building your website and social media presence
Press releases
Event planning
Creating a marketing action plan

A marketing action plan and promotional goals
A practiced elevator speech
Tips, worksheets, and checklists
Practical advice from professional artists

*Open to artists of all disciplines and career stages. Ideal for artists with some computer and social media experience.

Natasha Marin

Natasha Marin is a conceptual artist and digital engagement specialist. For over 10 years she has used social media, web and graphic design, strategic communications, and IRL immersive events to create moments of Genuine Encounter between people. Her creative work has been reviewed internationally and published in translation. The City of Seattle, The City of Austin, Artist Trust, The CD Forum, and many other public and private organizations and individuals have provided valuable financial support for her projects. More information can be found at
Interested disciplines

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.