Art & Law: Practice Pointers Selling Art— the Gallery and Legal Perspective Wrap-Up!

Our fifth Art & Law series event was a conversation with Arica Hilton of Hilton Amus Gallery on Thursday, November 8. Hilton provided insight to how gallerists select artists and advice on how to develop in the industry as a photographer, fine artist, video or multimedia artist. Marci Rolnik Walker of Lawyers for the Creative Arts will…

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Art & Law: Photographer (Artist) as Entrepreneur Wrap Up!

Our fourth Art & Law series event was onThursday, October 11, and focused on setting professional business goals, running a business practice, marketing tips, and a discussion about relevant business strategies. Thank you our co-sponsors SAIC Career and Professional Experience and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Speakers included Irv Michaels, a creative business planner, photography agent and consultant, Patti…

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Photographing in the Field with Experimac West Loop

We co-hosted a workshop with Experimac West Loop on Wednesday, August 8. The event covered topics about how to get your photos from your camera, to your computer, and back to your studio safely.  Stay tuned for information about our next event Photographing in the Public Sphere on September 6! Images courtsey  Robert Erving Potter III

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Art & Law: The Photographer’s Contract Wrap-Up

Our third Art & Law series event was Thursday, August 9 and focused on defining key terms and best practices when it comes to photography services and licensing contracts. Thank you our co-sponsors SAIC Career and Professional Experience and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Stay tuned for information about our next in the Art & Law program…

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Art & Law: Copyright Registratrion Wrap-Up!

The second Art & Law series was Thursday, July 12 and focused on copyright registration with IP Lawyers James E Griffith and Alain Villeneuve . Thank you our co-sponsors Crain’s Chicago Business, SAIC Career and Professional Experience, and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Stay tuned for information about our next in the Art & Law program! Images courtsey  Robert Erving Potter III.

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Curator Tour at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center Wrap-Up!

On May 17, ASMP Chicago/Midwest members met at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center for a indepth look into the museum’s photography exhibitions including the current exhibit Speak Truth to Power featuring photography by ASMP legend Eddie Adams. Chief Curator of Collections and Exhibitions Arielle Weininger began the evening with a presentation of past, present, and…

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Insight + Inspiration Workshop with Paul Elledge Wrap-Up!

We just wrapped the Insight + Inspiration workshop with the amazing Paul Elledge and Leasha Overturf at their Chicago studio! BIG THANKS to our sponsors:  THE WORKBOOK, Yodelist, GigRig, and JS Graphics. Paul brought in Linda Levy (from workbook) who had an awesome presentation on promoting oneself as well as the creative exercises she put together for the group! Paul also invited two special…

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