LEARN > HAPPY HOUR + SOCIALS
Every quarter, on one the second Thursday of the month, VAE staff toasts creativity at different venues around the Triangle. Casually mingle and network with arts administrators, gallery owners, fellow artists, curators, jurors, and chat about art, pets, politics, or whatever's on your mind!
UPCOMING HAPPY HOURS + LOCATIONS
MARCH 8 VAE Happy Hour @ World of Beer
APRIL 12 VAE Happy Hour @ Raleigh Brewing
JUNE 14 VAE Happy Hour @ Lynnwood Brewing
JULY 12 VAE Happy Hour @ Fullsteam Brewing
SEPTEMBER 25 VAE + SPARKcon Happy Hour @ Lynwood Brewing Company
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 programs happening this year!