Professional Development in Community Arts

Artists often struggle to learn the skills needed to survive as working artists. Community organizations are stepping up to fill this need and provide the tools and knowledge essential for creatives to develop and advance their careers in the arts. Hear from three Austin organizations that are engaging and educating the creative community through workshops, classes, residencies, studio tours, and events, and leave with successful programming ideas to incorporate into your own community.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Sarah German

Dougherty Arts Center

Jason Ikpatt

University of Texas at Austin/Brown State of Mind

Coka Treviño

Big Medium