|Make a career in the arts a reality by developing your unique potential.
On completion of the seminars many express, what one artist described as feeling " confident to develop an art business without compromising artistic integrity." Another artist expressed course conscensus that the consultation "allowed a mutual exchange of information and set a tone of friendly professionalism."
Another artist expressed course conscensus that the consultation "allowed a mutual exchange of information and set a tone of friendly professionalism."
"Tino mihinui kia korua. It was the most informative, well structured, relevant, well informed course that I've been on, and there have been a few!"
Skills necessary to succeed in the arts are outlined in concise comprehensive sessions. Together the seminars provide the wholistic approach broken down into key areas of focus. Vital information is shared about key career componants such as:
FUSE Art Business Initiative Retreats
This is an intensive six day series where artists will be exposed to information about elements of success and failure in the Arts industry based on the actual experiences of artists across the disciplines. This powerful course includes resources, and one-on-one consultations incorporated into the course structure. This process has historically produced amazing before/after results achieved by participating artists. Click on Art's Your Business to get more details about upcoming retreat courses, or to book a place.
|Success in the arts requires creativity business skills.
FUSE is an independent arts initiative conceived and launched in Christchurch, New Zealand in 1999. It is still the only service of its kind to be offered in New Zealand. Sarah Amazinnia and Kate Spencer, the creators of FUSE both run their own art businesses and have managed a large variety of arts projects. As each offer their divergent perspectives, these fuse to provide a comprehensive, realistic and frank approach to the intricacies of the business of being an artist.
Art Business Consultancy
A service for visual artists, writers and performers including photographers, buskers, installation artists, dancers, actors, musicians, designers and fine craftspeople. Those in creative industries who seek advice and support with combining art and business.
Personal assistance with:
developing art focused business plans
Resource material available only in conjunction with course attendance, prices may vary according to circumstance.