I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The San Francisco Artist Network Professional Development for Artists programs
The Studio Fine Artist Network strives to support the making of quality art in all media, to provide a nurturing environment for artists’ professional development, to connect artists with potential exhibition opportunities and increased income, and to advocate local, national and international recognition.
One-on-One Consultation Sessions
Stephen C. Wagner provides one-on-one consultations with artists to develop strategies, goals,and actions plans. Learn how to jump-start your artist career and promote your artworkwith clear, concise recommendations with informative examples from real life. http://www.sfartistnetwork.org
• heighten awareness and understanding of the visual arts, through education, outreach, and service to visual artists
• encourage and provide resources for the professional development of visual artists
• build a community of artists to stimulate respectful, authentic dialog and encourage exploration of art
• promote public awareness and appreciation of the visual arts
SFAN Portfolio Reviews May 2018
Receive an in-depth review and critique of your artwork from three gallerists, with recommendations for commercial and exhibition exposure.
Each artist will receive three sequential 15-minute one-on-one portfolio reviews with gallery professionals.
Portfolio Reviews will be held on two dates:
Tuesday, May 29th and Thursday, May 31st
Reviewers will be on site from 6:30PM to 9:45PM
Tuesday, May 29th Shelley Barry, Slate Contemporary Gallery, Oakland Jennifer Perlmutter, Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery, LaFayette Jen Tough, Jen Tough Gallery, Benicia
Thursday, May 31st Amanda Baker, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Francisco Michelle Nye, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco Olivia Ongpin, Luna Rienne Gallery, San Francisco
Artists receive a 45 minute time-slot for three 15-minute sessions.
$99 fee per artist paid in advance with on-line registration
included in registration fee: SFAN Portfolio Preparation Workshop on Tuesday, May 22nd, 7-9PM - gain insight into creating & designing your website, writing an effective artist statement, specific instructions on how to prepare for the reviewand what the reviewers are looking for in your portfolio website - with Stephen C. Wagner