The Business of Art

The Business of Art

businessofartlogoMonthly Workshop Series

Free for Arts Council Members/$15 for General Public
Pre-Registration Required: 607.723.4620 or

Programs held at: 81 State Street, 5th Floor, Binghamton

The Business of Art Workshop Series is an opportunity for artists of all disciplines to learn essential business success strategies in a supportive environment.  The instructors and facilitators have many years of successful experience in various business ventures throughout the arts community.  Participants will learn many of their tried and true best practices. If you are already in business, thinking of launching a career as a professional artist (visual, performing, literary, and digital) or would like to attend and network with other members of the arts community – welcome!

Business of Art 2017-18 series sponsored by the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce.

Social Media Magic!

Tuesday, October 24th 6-8pm

Presented by:
John Rozzoni, former Director of Community Engagement at Tri-Cities Opera
Cortney Whalen, Director of Social Media at RVSA

John Rozzoni (former Director of Community Engagement at Tri-Cities Opera) and Cortney Whalen (Director of Social Media at RVSA) present on the value of making magic for your followers on social media. No wand required.

Budgeting and Reporting

Wednesday, November 8th 6-8pm

Presenter: Bill Fenwick, Mondorf & Fenwick CPA

Bill Fenwick of Mondorf & Fenwick CPAs, sharing info and tips on preparing budgets and financial reporting for small organizations.

Fundraising 101

Wednesday, December 6th 6-8pm

Presenter: Arthur Garrison, Broome County Arts Council

Art Garrison, Interim Executive Director of the Broome County Arts Council, will share steps needed to run a focused, disciplined and ultimately successful fundraising campaign.