The Arts Job Interview - Marketing & Development
Nov
14
6:30pm 6:30pm

The Arts Job Interview - Marketing & Development

Join us for a practical session on how to navigate promotions of all kinds with industry experts in your field. You will have a chance to practice asking for a promotion through role playing conversations with your ‘boss’ enacted by industry professionals and receive constructive feedback on your path and how to improve.

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What’s in a Promotion?
Dec
11
6:30pm 6:30pm

What’s in a Promotion?

Join us for a practical session on how to navigate promotions of all kinds with industry experts in your field. You will have a chance to practice asking for a promotion through role playing conversations with your ‘boss’ enacted by industry professionals and receive constructive feedback on your path and how to improve.

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It’s All About the Pitch
Oct
10
6:30pm 6:30pm

It’s All About the Pitch

Join us for a practical mentorship session on how to pitch ideas, business plans, or yourself in the arts sector. You will learn what works and what doesn’t, how to communicate clearly and effectively, while having the opportunity to practice your own pitch in front of experienced industry professionals who will provide personal and expert feedback.

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Curating Color
Jul
12
6:00pm 6:00pm

Curating Color

Curating Color is an invitation-only panel discussion with leadership from nationally and locally recognized arts organizations, who will discuss how to effectively curate programming centered on artists of color. Panelists include Gary Padmore, Director of Education and Community at the Orchestra of St. Luke's, Leah Dickerman, Marlene Hess curator of the Museum of Modern Art, Roberta Uno of ArtsChangeUS, and Milteri Tucker of Bombazo Dance Company. The panel will be moderated by Eun Lee, Executive Producer of The Dream Unfinished. Panelists will discuss the challenges, responsibilities, and successes of presenting works by artists of color through institutions which vary by both discipline and/or scale. Curating Color is invitation only, to encourage both panelists and audience members to speak about their experiences and philosophies with candor.

RSVP here: bit.ly/curatingcolor

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Acting Out: Leadership for Social Change
May
11
6:30pm 6:30pm

Acting Out: Leadership for Social Change

"Despair creates anger, anger creates energy, and energy turns things around." 
(Zelda Fichandler, American theatre producer, director, and educator)

Part presentation, part workshop, part discussion, this event will center on hearing about effective strategies for social change in the arts from leaders in art and activism, as well as work towards developing participants’ approach to leading this work effectively as an artist or arts administrator...

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#MuseumsSoWhite
Apr
27
6:30pm 6:30pm

#MuseumsSoWhite

A free community-building networking event to address diversity in museums
In a casual cafe setting, Brooklyn Museum, Museum Hack, ELNYA, Monica Montgomery and Drinking About Museums have come together to hold a meeting of the minds. With small break-out sessions, activities, and social games, we'll bring our communities closer, ask questions, and create opportunities.

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"Because of the Arts I..." - ELNYA @ BK Museum First Saturdays
Apr
1
6:00pm 6:00pm

"Because of the Arts I..." - ELNYA @ BK Museum First Saturdays

Join ELNYA at the Brooklyn Museum's Target First Saturdays on April 1st! This event invites participants to take a stand against the potential dismantling and defunding of the NEA. Pass by our table on Saturday night to get tips for contacting your representatives (and write postcards on the spot!), participate in a public art project about the impact of the arts on your life, and join our #SaveTheNEA selfie campaign.

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Authentic Arts Programming: A Discussion of the Creation of Genuine Arts Experiences for Creator and Community
Jun
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Authentic Arts Programming: A Discussion of the Creation of Genuine Arts Experiences for Creator and Community

  • The DiMenna Center for Classical Music (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

What is authentic arts programming and how do we, as an arts community, continue to create experiences with this authenticity in mind?Have you ever cancelled or altered programming because it didn't feel authentic? Can arts organizations "measure" the authenticity of their programming? If so, how?

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