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Artist INC Live seminar planned
Applications are now open for the Artist INC Live 2015 seminar, sponsored by the Economic Development Department in partnership with Mid-America Arts Alliance and the Texas Commission on the Arts. Artist INC is a nationally recognized arts entrepreneurship program designed to give artists from all disciplines the business training and support needed to strengthen their craft and grow their arts business. The department’s Cultural Arts Division will host the eight-week seminar beginning Sept. 8 and continuing on consecutive Tuesday evenings through Oct. 27. Local arts professionals Andrea Ariel, Zell Miller III, Dharmesh Patel, Leticia Rodriguez, Roy Rutngamlug and Jeanette Hill will act as local facilitators and lead the training sessions along with city staff. Artists are encouraged to apply online between May 4 and July 6.
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