Arts Enterprise Institute


Arts EnterpriseThe Arts Enterprise Institute took the responses from the community and made a curriculum for our first series of workshops, Lunch, Learn, & Libations

The series is free, with a value of $255 per person for all three sessions:

  1. Monday, March 27, 2017 — Arts Leadership in the Community
    Understand how to become a leader in your community. Identify the skills and approaches you and/or your organization need to be a leader in community wealth and impact; think strategically; collaborate and partner when it makes sense to do so. Register now

  2. Monday, April 3, 2017 — Marketing for Artists and Arts Groups
    How does marketing underpin arts leadership? Explore how marketing is integral to arts leadership to share your art form and work; tap community wealth; integrate technologies into your marketing; plan your cost-effective marketing strategy. Register now

  3. Monday, May 1, 2017 — Collaboration and Partnerships
    How do collaborations and partnerships play a part in artistic leadership? Learn how to identify the range of collaboration and partnership options and their costs and benefits; understand how and when they best fit into your strategy; learn how to establish and maintain them. Register now

Each workshop will be held from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. at:

Arlington Cultural Affairs
Arlington Economic Development
1100 N. Glebe Road, Suite 1500
Arlington, VA 22201

Lunch will be provided, as well as Happy Hour at SER with complimentary hor’s d’oeuvres after each session!

Richard Brewster, of Nonprofit Leadership, will facilitate this series. He held leading positions in nonprofits for more than 20 years before building a reputation as an accomplished consultant, coach, and trainer. Richard currently works with nonprofit executive directors and staff leadership, board chairs, and other officers to answer questions of strategy, governance, leadership, communications, and financial management.

Leaders attending all three sessions will receive a certificate of attendance.