Broward Cultural Division is a local arts agency, one of thousands across the U.S., providing financial, technical and marketing assistance to artists and arts organizations. Broward County has more than 1.8 million residents, 13.4 million visitors, 10,000 artists, 6,523 arts-related businesses employing 23,497 people, 823 not-for-profit cultural organizations and 31 cities, some of which operate their own arts councils and public art programs.
Upcoming Workshops and Events
Cultural Equity in the Arts: Building Bridges
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Forum, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Reception, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
What are South Florida’s narratives on cultural equity and how can we build better bridges towards a fully inclusive society?
Artist as an Entrepreneur Institute
AEI will be offered as 20 classes convening during full-day sessions, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. on June 6, 13, 20 and a Business Plan Clinic and Workshop on June 27, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Arts Journalism in a Fractured Cultureverse
by Neda Ulaby, Reporter, Arts Desk, NPR
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 • 7:00 p.m.
This talk is presented in conjunction with the closing forum for RETROSPECTIVE, Celebrating 7 Years of DBA, an all-media exhibition highlighting select works from graduates of the Artist as an Entrepreneur Institute. The reception for the exhibition begins at 6 p.m.
Neda Ulaby reports on arts, entertainment, and cultural trends for NPR's Arts Desk. Ulaby has earned multiple fellowships at the Getty Arts Journalism Program at USC Annenberg as well as a fellowship at the Knight Center for Specialized Journalism to study youth culture. In addition, Ulaby's weekly podcast of NPR's best arts stories. Culturetopia, won a Gracie award from the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation.
1350 E. Sunrise Blvd.
ArtsEd Forever! is a year-round program that honors exemplary arts educators; recognizes outstanding contributions to arts education made by individuals, legislators, businesses and organizations; and showcases the artistic talent of youth throughout Broward County.
Features of the program include: cash awards to school and community-based arts educators; cash contributions to schools’ arts programs; awards for exceptional and outstanding contributions to arts education; Arts Education Ambassadors; student exhibitions and performances; and the signature ArtsEd Forever! Event at Broward Center for the Performing Arts.
Cooperative Marketing Program
Email Marketing Bootcamp
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 • 8:30 a.m.
Email marketing is one of the most effective ways to sell tickets to arts events for organizations of all sizes and budgets. Are you maximizing the potential of your email list to result in the most conversions? In this half-day intensive, you’ll learn about industry best practices and how to best use email marketing for your organization.
1350 E. Sunrise Blvd.
Broward Arts Journalism Alliance Program 2014-15
Disruption & Opportunity - How We Live Now
Saturday, October 18, 2014 • 9 a.m.
Expanding the Framework for Arts Coverage
Saturday, January 31, 2015 • 9 a.m.
Building Skills / Writing Workshops
Saturday, February 21, 2015 • 9 a.m.
All Sessions: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
ArtServe • 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd. • Fort Lauderdale
The Broward Arts Journalism Alliance Program is a series of forums and workshops for professional journalists, citizen journalists and audience members. The program is a collaboration among The Broward Center and Syracuse University's Goldring Arts Journalism Program and Syracuse University's Janklow Arts Leadership Program.Details/To Apply