Accessible Art: Educational seminars for artists, build your own digital art collection, and photography with Steven Brooke

 

Accessible Art: a weekly guide to Miami's art scene.

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By Galena Mosovich | galenascott@gmail.com

Affordable legal advice
Life Is Art presents August’s “Art/Work Connections” for artists interested in learning about contract negotiations from three attorneys at RKE Law Group. The educational session is 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12 at Kroma Gallery, 3670 Grand Ave., Coconut Grove; 305-576-6278. Admission is $10 at the door (scholarships are available). Pre-register at awc.lifeisartfest.org.

How to write a proposal
Locust Projects is hosting a new artist development workshop by ArtCenter/South Florida’s artistic director Susan Caraballo from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16 at Locust Projects, 3852 N. Miami Ave., Miami. “Demystifying the Art of Proposal Writing” is limited to 20 people and costs $50 for non-members and $45 for ArtCenter or Locust Projects members. Attendees should bring writing materials or a laptop and lunch. Register by calling 305-674-8278 or visiting artcentersf.org.

New art app
Curiator is a new mobile app for art enthusiasts and professionals to discover, collect, and share art online. It’s a collaborative experience in which users explore an ever-expanding inventory of art works (more than 40,000 pieces by 13,000 artists at this point) contributed by people from more than 180 countries and special guest-curated exhibitions. To learn more, visit curiator.com or download the iOS app from the App Store.

Plan ahead
The Seaside Institute in Seaside, FL (a model of new urbanism) is launching a new series of architectural photography workshops Oct. 22 – 26 with renowned Miami photographer Steven Brooke, an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Architecture who has documented the 80-acre town since its inception in 1981. Class space is limited to 15 students of all skill levels and tuition starts at $500 without accommodations. For information and registration, visit seasideacademicvillage.com or email Diane Dorney at ddorney@seasideinstitute.org.

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