Building An Art Practice From Anywhere with Stacy Lynn Waddell
Jan 27 at 6 PM (virtual)Do you feel it's a struggle to work as an artist while living outside a major art market? Join Erie Arts & Culture for a PRO Network webinar on January 27 when we virtually host Stacy Lynn Waddell, who will speak to scaling and sustaining a career as an artist from outside the traditional art world circles. Stacy will share insights on how to function as an artist wherever you might live by sharing practical advice developed from her own journey. Please register on Eventbrite and the Zoom link will be emailed to you.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Stacy Lynn Waddell is a mixed-media artist. She attended North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was a finalist for the Factor Prize for Southern Art in 2008, and a recipient of a Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Grant in 2010.
Waddell was included in the 2019 traveling exhibition "Young, Gifted, and Black: The Lumpkin-Boccuzzi Family Collection of Contemporary Art." Her work is in the collection of the Studio Museum in Harlem. Her 2021 solo exhibition "Mettle" was mounted by Candice Madey, a contemporary art gallery in New York City, and received strong reviews. Waddell is a 2022 Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellow and will conduct a residency later this year in Italy.
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