• Intermediate-Advanced
  • Professional Development

Professional Studio guides emerging artists through the development of the skills necessary to enter the art community beyond the school environment. Topics covered will be how to: Put an art practice plan into action, write an Artist Statement and CV, document and archive art activity, locate a venue and develop a target audience, portfolio development, networking, ways to prepare, exhibit and sell work, access services for artists including grants, exhibition venues, and more.

Special topics presentations will be a central component of this course, featuring prominent members of the TSA Faculty as they relate to their own studio practices and experiences.


Notes: We are pleased to announce the Fall 2018 TSA Faculty teaching team alongside Saroja Ponnambalam featuring: Tobi Asmoucha, Celia Neubauer, Gillian Iles, and Amanda McCavour.
* This course is not currently open for registration

What you will learn

  • To refine your artistic voice and communicate your aesthetic/brand
  • To confidently pitch, exhibit, market your work as an arts professional 
  • To develop a practice of documenting your work effectively 
  • The best practices from studio artists and their career trajectories 
  • To effectively communicate your project for funding and grant proposals 
  • To gain a better understanding of your audience and your strengths 

Materials to Bring

  • Notebook and pen, or laptop
  • USB with samples of your work 
  • Business cards (if you have them)