Professional development for artists workshop at Silver Lake College

I’m looking forward to presenting to the Lakeshore Artist Guild at Silver Lake College. I will be presenting on Six Key Points to Effective Self-Promotion.  There is a growing need to expose, educate, and engage artists into making their passion and talent sustainable. The reality is that self-employed artists and creative entrepreneurs need to be… Read More Professional development for artists workshop at Silver Lake College

National Art Education Association 2019 Convention Wrap Up

This year NAEA hosted its 72nd art education convention in Boston, MA. The convention started on March 14th and ended on March 16th. 5,500+ art educators from across the globe were at the convention. This convention was intense with 1,000+ engaging and informative sessions, workshops, tours, events, exhibits designed by and for art educators, and… Read More National Art Education Association 2019 Convention Wrap Up

An Essential Guide to Impacting your Art Career by Frank Juarez

I am so excited to share with you my first book dedicated to the business side of art, “Professional Practices for Artists: An Essential Guide to Impacting your Art Career”. Over the past few months, I had the opportunity to work with Erika Block. Erika is a professional writer and designer working exclusively with the… Read More An Essential Guide to Impacting your Art Career by Frank Juarez

Announcement: Frank Juarez selected to be a keynote speaker at the Illinois Art Education Association Conference

One of my professional goals this year has been to become a keynote speaker at an art education conference. This is one way I can give back to a profession that is dear to my heart.  I have been given the opportunity to present to a group of art educators at the upcoming Illinois Art… Read More Announcement: Frank Juarez selected to be a keynote speaker at the Illinois Art Education Association Conference

Professional Development for Students: Life after College, Alverno College

Today I presented on that last decade as an art educator, artist, and gallery owner to a fabulous group of Alverno art education, art therapy, and studio arts students. My presentation addressed the following: my experiences, personal projects, my inspiration, balancing everything that I do, advice to students after they graduate, and what employers look… Read More Professional Development for Students: Life after College, Alverno College

Professional Development for Students: Life after College with Frank Juarez

I am excited to present at Alverno College on my experience from the past decade working in the field of art education, arts management, business, entrepreneurship, and professional development with a guest appearance by Jessica Anderson, artist from the Midwest Artist Studios Project. “Success is not defined the actions of one person, but by the support… Read More Professional Development for Students: Life after College with Frank Juarez