Working effectively with local galleries

09apr12:00 pm1:00 pmWorking effectively with local galleriesWebinar for Artists and Artsworkers


(Thursday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my time


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There are numerous ways that artists can engage with local galleries and build rewarding relationships. Claire Sourgnes, CEO of Artisan and past coordinator of the Art Gallery Network of the Moreton Bay Regional Council, outlines the range of possibilities for working together. You will:

– Gain insight into the different modes that artists and galleries can engage.
– Learn how to develop clear, constructive communication styles with institutions.
– Understand the importance of nurturing and evolving your relationships over time.

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Working effectively with local galleries

Thursday, April 9, 2020 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Ticket Type Price
FAA Members and Non-Members FREE


Additional Information


Claire Sourgnes is the CEO of Artisan in Fortitude Valley. Claire has 20 years experience working in commercial, government and artist-run galleries in Australia and Germany. Prior to this appointment, Claire was the Network Coordinator of the Art Gallery Network of the Moreton Bay Regional Council for 5 years. Managing three galleries, in geographically and culturally diverse areas, has provided her with the challenge and satisfaction of creating places of regional significance within South East Queensland, as well as delivering diverse, quality, and innovative programs to local residents and visitors.


Claire is passionate about her job and believes in the transformative power of art. She is committed to the demystification of the art gallery for communities that may not have had access to art previously, in addition to offering fresh perspectives to seasoned gallery visitors.