Lunch+Learn: Copyright III

For the third part of our copyright series Arts Counsel Texas attorneys Tom Maddrey and Michael Heinlen registered an artwork for copyright so you can see the process step by step. We’ve spent the fall talking about how copyright works and how its applied, but this webinar might be the easiest to put to action. In fact, it’s probably the …

Building an Artist Website

On July 14, 2020, artist and educator Nathan Madrid gave a webinar on best practices for building an artist website. In this recording he discusses planning your site map, the pros and cons of different website platforms, and tips for keeping your site effective and manageable.

Online Teaching Wisdom: Webinar with Chesley Antoinette

On September 22, 2020 artists and educator Chesley Antoinette shared tips for staying organized and keeping students inspired and engaged with online, asynchronous learning.

Local and Large Scale: Q&A with Joshua King of Aurora

On August 12, 2020, CU Development Manager Betsy Lewis interviewed Joshua King, artist and co-founder of AURORA, the public art organization that fuses together art, technology and community. We spoke to Joshua about the new trajectory of AURORA and their curatorial process, light and technology festivals and more.

How to Find Local Artists and How to Get Found: Q&A with Erin Cluley

On August 6th, 2020 Erin Cluley, whose gallery is known for a strong roster of DFW artists, spoke about how she finds artists and what they can do to put themselves on a gallerist’s radar.

Search Engine Optimization: Webinar with Edgar Cardoze

Improving your visibility as an artist online helps potential customers find you and your work organically. On August 25, 2020 SEO specialist Edgar Cardoze covered how google’s search engine prioritizes websites and provides strategies to help your name or your website to appear more prominently.

Selling Art Online: Q&A with Saatchi Art

On June 15, 2020 The Cedars Union held a virtual Q & A with Associate Curator of Saatchi Art, Monty Preston. Saatchi Art is one of the largest online platforms for art sales, offering a curated selection of works from over 90,000 artists. Listen in for their insights on advising artists, navigating trends, and restructuring the process of buying original …

Insight from a Juror: Q&A with Leslie Moody Castro

On May 26, 2020, Adrienne Lichliter-Hines spoke with curator and frequent juror Leslie Moody Castro. Leslie has juried many shows, including 2017 Texas Biennial and Cohort 2 of The Cedars Union. In this talk discussed her strategies for jurying shows with 1k+ entries, how her work as a curator bleeds into the process, and tips she has for artists applying …

What You Should Be Posting on Instagram: Webinar with Ashley MacDonald

On May 6, 2020, Marketing strategist Ashley MacDonald introduced daily tasks and content strategies you can start doing on Instagram now or keep doing every day to get more sales and better results on Instagram in less time.

Contracts in the Time of Covid: Webinar with Sammetria Goodson

On April 16th, 2020, Art & Entertainment Lawyer Sammetria Goodson discussed contract components, interpretation, cancellation clauses and ways to protect yourself during a crisis.