Your Artwork Has been Accepted,Now what?
Preparing your Artworks to Exhibit
- 45 US dollars$45
This workshop has been postponed. Hosted by independent art handler and artist, Andi Crist and will feature art handling details for 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional artworks. In this workshop participants will learn how to make artworks ready to hang and safely packed. The program will review appropriate hardware, securing devices for wall and pedestal mounts, and plinth construction. Other highlights include soft packing and crating demonstrations as well as how-to take away instructions. Participants are encouraged to bring specific packing and hanging questions regarding their artworks. About the artist: Andi Crist was raised in Birmingham, Alabama and earned her BFA from Columbia College Chicago in 2011. She is the founder of Autotelic, a nonprofit arts organization that served artists on the northwest side of Chicago by creating affordable, alternative workspaces and exhibitions from 2010 until 2017. Crist’s creative practice is primarily sculptural, complemented by a career as a gallery preparator and fabricator. Her work touches on subjects of appropriation, practicality, and the assessment of value, frequently commenting on the industry of exhibition-making and unseen labor.