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Date: Friday, October 11, 2013 At 10:00 am
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Friday, October 11, 2013
9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Registration and Check-in

AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Location: 808 Gallery, 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

Friday, October 11, 2013
MORNING SESSIONS

AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY

10:00 - noon
Guerrilla Funding. Non-conventional ways to fund travel, artworks and other dreams, Location: Boston University’s Photonics Center
Moderator: Sarah Berry, Program Manager, The Art Connection

Sarah Tanguy, Curator, ART in Embassies Program. U.S. Department of State

Mira Bartok, founder of Mira’s list, author and illustrator of the critically acclaimed New York Times best-selling memoir The Memory Palace

Dorothy Bocian, Rhode Island School of Design’s Grants, Residencies and Fulbright Program Advisor

Joe Alterio, artist and founder of ‘Roberts and Monsters: A Charitable Menagerie,’ a non-profit that raises money for worthy causes

Alexander Scholz, Creative Director, Holo Magazine

Who is the Alliance for Artists Communities, Trans Artists and Res Artis and what can we do for you? Location: Boston University’s College of Fine Arts, Room 500
Moderator and Speaker: Maria Tuerlings, Executive Director, Trans Artists

Caitlin Strokosch, Executive Director, the Alliance for Artists Communities

Noon to 1:00 pm
Lunch on your own.
Friday, October 11, 2013
AFTERNOON SESSIONS

AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY

1:00 – 2:00 pm
Starting a Residency Program, Location:Boston University’s Photonics Center
Introduced by TBA

Caitlin Strokosch, Executive Director, the Alliance for Artists Communities

Residencies for Musicians, Location: Boston University’s College of Fine Arts, Room 500
Introduced by TBA

Annette Klein, Program Curator, the Goethe Institut Boston
Laura Harrison, The Bogliasco Foundation, Bogliasco, Italy

2:30 – 4:00 pm
National Residencies: A Selection of Programs, Location: Boston University’s Photonics Center
Moderator: TBA

Speaker TBA, Vermont Studio Center
Maud Jacquin, Curator, Residencies Unlimited, New York
Jeremy Adams, Director, Cue Foundation, New York

David Macy, Resident Director, McDowell Colony, NH

Yin Peet, Contemporary Arts International, Massachusetts

Charles Tracy, Trail Administrator, National Park Service’s Residency Programs’ Northeast Region

4:30 – 6:00 pm
The Art of Fashion/the Fashion of Art, Location: Boston University’s Photonics Center
Moderator: Alicia Kennedy, author “Fashion Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the History, Language, and Practice of Fashion”

Azra Aksamija, artist, architectural historian, Assistant Professor in MIT's Art, Culture and Technology Program

Jenna Fizel, co-owner Continuum Fashion
Other panelists: TBA
Discussant: Pieranna Cavalchini, Curator, The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

AT MIT

1:00- 2:00 pm

Tour of MIT’s Art and Architecture Program, limited to 20.
Sign up (here, after April 1, 2013)

2:30-4:30 pm
International Association of Art Critics (AICA) panel, Location: MIT’s Bartos Theater
Moderator: Joao Ribas, AICA Board Member and Curator, MIT’s List Visual Art Center

Raphael Cuir, AICA International President
Christopher French, AICA National President
Other panelists: TBA

Friday, October 11, 2013
EVENING PROGRAMS

AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Location: 808 Gallery, 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

5:30-6:30 pm Keynote Talk – Morse Auditorium

7:00 pm Cocktail Reception, Location: 808 Gallery, 808 Commonwealth Avenue
Opening Remarks: Michael Dukakis

Saturday, October 12, 2013

REVIEW SESSIONS
9:30 am – 5:00 pm, Location: Boston University Sherman Union, East Balcony
Exhibitors Hall: Ziskind Lounge