Artistic Development Workshops are geared towards intermediate to advanced students who wish to progress their artistic practice. These workshops range from exploration of new techniques and skills to professional development topics.
Portfolio Review With Jim Gross
April 17, 2021 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | $20
$20 – Abstract painter Jim Gross has been working with critical portfolio problems for over 50 years. Gross will be offering a one-day lecture dealing with portfolio creation, quality of selections, matting and framing, presentation of work for national shows, understanding galleries, and basic artist resume requirements. This lecture is geared towards artists who are serious about developing their professional practice. High schoolers looking to pursue a career in art are encouraged to apply. Please bring a portfolio of 5-10 artworks to review.
Jim Gross began his studies at the Wichita Art Association in 1961, and has work the Guggenheim, Museum of Modern Art, and The Metropolitan among other gallery affiliation in New York City, including Tibor de Nagy and Althea Viafora Gallery. Gross received his MA and MFA degrees from Wichita State University and has been teaching for 50 years. He has extensive teaching credentials (teaching certificate) from Friends University in 1972.