VAE CREATIVE LEARNING
VAE hosts 50+ learning experiences every year, all geared to inspire and inform creative people to do amazing things. From group critiques to one-on-one speed dates, happy hour networking events, and more! Our mission to is to make professional learning accessible, timely, and fun. All of our learning experiences culminate in our annual creativity summit, which brings the community together to learn, think big, and use creativity to bring about positive change.
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This annual event gathers the community to think about creativity's role in the world and get inspired by possibilities to use our skills for greater good.
30 minutes of one-on-one conversation with local gurus! Get feedback on a variety of topics including marketing, approaching galleries. grant writing, and more!
Networking events that let artists rub elbows with gallerists, arts administrators, and other movers and shakers! Casual, unstructured, fun AND good for your career!
We bring in fancy pants experts to facilitate friendly, informative group critiques in various creative disciplines!
These peer-run support and critique groups meet once a month to further projects and ideas!
Here's a bird's eye view of all the learning experiences happening this year!