The Business Side of Arts - Exhibition Basics

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The Business Side of Arts - Exhibition Basics

19 October 2023 | Vancouver Arts Centre

Please join us for Exhibition Basics, workshop 6 of The Business Side of Arts workshops at the Vancouver Arts Centre on Thursday 19 October from 5.30pm - 7.30pm. Registrations essential.

Exhibition Basics

This workshop will tell you all you need to know to prepare for an exhibition, including tips for curating and installing artworks.

  • Where to put D rings
  • How to store, package and ship artwork
  • Installation techniques - the science behind hanging
  • Basic curation techniques
  • How to make an artwork label and what to include
  • Basic lighting techniques
  • Catalogue content requirements

Workshop presented by City of Albany Visual Arts Officer, Indra Geidans, along with local specialist arts facilitator (TBC).

In her role as Visual Arts Officer for City of Albany, Indra manages the Town Hall Gallery and Vancouver Arts Centre exhibition program development and delivery (including exhibition curation), Town Hall Gallery coordination, Artwork in the Public Domain approvals and processes, and Town Hall Gallery education and public programs.

Indra Geidans graduated from Curtin University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Education (Secondary Art) and in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art - Printmaking). She has held 14 solo exhibitions and exhibited both nationally and internationally in Germany, Switzerland and Latvia. Indra has been a practicing visual artist for 30 years and her work can be found in many local and Government collections including the Art Gallery of WA, Edith Cowan University, University of Western Australia and the Federal Law Courts of Australia.


The Business Side of Arts is a series of professional development workshops designed to equip local artists and creatives with the business, marketing and practical skills required to support their success as an arts practitioner. Workshops will be delivered by Albany Business Centre, local specialist arts practitioners and City of Albany Arts & Culture team staff.

This project is supported by DLGSC’s Leveraged Creative and Cultural Planning Grants Program.

Cost: $10 per workshop

Registrations: Book online via Eventbrite or call Vancouver Art Centre on 6820 3740

View The Business Side of Arts full workshop program here

More info: Donna Cameron, Cultural Development Officer - 6820 3851 / [email protected]

Event Details

Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Location: Vancouver Arts Centre, 85 Vancouver Street, Albany

Cost: $10 - Bookings essential through Eventbrite

Category: General

Type: General

Audience: All Ages


Organisation: City of Albany - Arts and Culture

Phone: 08 6820 3740

Email: [email protected]

Event Date(s)

  • Thursday 19th October 2023

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