NYSCA/NYFA Artist As Entrepreneur Boot Camp for Artists

We are proud to be hosting this FREE 5-day boot camp designed in conjunction with the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) in partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts’ (NYSCA) State & Local Partnerships program to reach artists in our region. Designed to promote sustainability and profitability in the arts, the program will provide a blend of formal lectures, breakout groups, and one-on-one meetings designed for artists of all disciplines and stages of their career looking to fulfill their entrepreneurial goals. For more information and to apply, go to the NYFA website.

Save the Dates!

Applications are Now Open! Click here to apply.

Application Deadline – August 27th

Boot Camp Dates – October 11th – 15th

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Nuts + Bolts: The Business of Art

These classes are offered FREE of charge to the general public and occur on the last Wednesday of each month from September through June. You can see the full listing of these classes, offered in partnership with The Community Loan Fund, here.


Nuts, Bolts + Beyond: Entrepreneurial Artists Intensive

Nuts Bolts + Beyond LogoThe Arts Center has developed this FREE 7-month program to help artists learn new ways to advance their economic self-sufficiency through education and access to resources to build and sustain self-employment. 12 artists are selected to form a cohort throughout this period, participating in weekly classes tailored to their specific needs and mediums. Current session is in progress. 2017/18 program and submission dates to be announced this summer!

This program is graciously funded by the Workforce Development Institute and the Key Bank Foundation.