Art Career Day Conference 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019
10:30 AM – 4:30 pm

Garden Street Academy
2300 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA

The Art Career Day Conference (ACDC) is a free, annual event filled with presentations, roundtable discussions, and over 40 local professional artists donating their time and knowledge to the next generation of artists ages 13 to 25.

We believe in the power of the arts to transform lives and communities. We believe that the resources offered at the Art Career Day Conference will help aspiring artists build fulfilling and sustainable careers. But most importantly, we believe in you! You are the future artists of the world!

We hope that you all are as excited as we are for ACDC 2019! Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay up to date and we will see you in April!

BECOME AN ACDC 2019 Sponsor!
learn MORe ABOUT the SPONSOR benefits below.


2019 Program Schedule: More Information Coming Soon!


2019 Keynote Speakers + Performers: More Information Coming Soon!


2019 Roundtable Discussions + Leaders

Session I

  1. Photography

    Isaac Hernandez, Elite Henenson and Macduff Everton

  2. Graphic and Motion Design

    Ulrike Kerber and Rodrigo Aguilar

  3. Journalism

    Joan Tapper and Nancy Black

  4. Galleries and Museums

    Sasha Karlova

  5. Music

    Ian Putnam, Adam Phillips and Michael Andrews

Session II

  1. Ceramics and Sculpture

    Joan Rosenberg-Dent, Patrick Faulk and Chris Rupp

  2. Acting and Directing

    J.D. Lewis

  3. Painting

    Connie Connally

  4. Promoting Your Art

    To Be Announced

  5. Film and Media Arts

    To Be Announced

Session III

  1. Dance

    Tonia Shimin and Nancy Colahan

  2. Poetry and Prose

    Perie Longo, Grant House and Susan Gulbransen

  3. Costume, Fashion Design and Makeup

    Patricia Guerrera and Louise Wallis

  4. Architecture

    Susanne Kortz Tejada

  5. Animation

    Wyatt Lavasseur


2019 Sponsors

For eight years, Art Without Limits (AWoL) has hosted a unique Art Career Day Conference (ACDC) in Santa Barbara for youth and young adults interested in pursuing a job in the arts. This would not be the case without all of our Sponsors and their continued support. For that, we thank you and invite you to become a sponsor of ACDC 2019!

To become an ACDC 2019 Sponsor today, click here!

Below are the Five Levels of Sponsorship and the Benefits of each:

ARTS HERO – $3,000

  • Company name as presenting sponsor on all press materials, fliers, and advertising

  • Opportunity to display promotional materials at registration table

  • Dedicated social media promotional acknowledgements

  • Full Page ad in event program & name/logo on event program cover

  • Name/logo on ACDC event webpage for one year

CREATIVE GENIUS – $1,500

  • Company name listing on all press materials, fliers, and advertising

  • Dedicated social media promotional acknowledgements

  • Full Page ad in event program & name/logo on event signage

  • Name/logo on ACDC event webpage for one year

VISIONARY – $1,000

  • Company name listing on all press materials, fliers, and advertising

  • ½ Page ad in event program & name/logo on event signage

  • Name/logo on ACDC event webpage for one year

ARTS CAREER Accelerator – $500

  • Company name listing on all press materials, fliers, and advertising

  • ¼ Page ad in event program & name/logo on event signage

  • Name/logo on ACDC event webpage for one year

Friend of Art Without Limits – $250

  • Company name listing on all press materials, fliers, and advertising

  • Name/logo in event program & signage

  • Name/logo on ACDC event webpage for one year

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2019 Conference Venue

Garden Street Academy

2300 Garden Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Phone: 805-687-3717
Fax: 805-456-1897
WEB: www.gardenstreetacademy.org

Download a campus map here.

Mission

“Garden Street Academy is committed to providing an education which enables and empowers a diverse group of students to develop their intellectual, spiritual, emotional, and physical gifts and to understand and respect the similarities and differences among themselves and others in their local and world communities.”

Philosophy

“We are an independent non-profit school whose purpose is to complement the work begun in the home by parents, a child’s first educators.  We believe in the unique and intrinsic value of each individual. We strive to promote a meaningful, integrated curriculum, challenging students to respond at many levels of thinking and learning. Students participate in meaningful activities designed to facilitate the development of values, respect for themselves and others, cooperation, and a healthy self-esteem.  We execute a plan according to each student’s talents and needs to promote intellectual development leading to academic excellence.  We foster a life-long love of learning in a supportive and informal environment.”

 

Thank you to Garden Street Academy for serving as the 2019 Art Career Day Conference Venue!


Past ACDC Programs

2018

2017

2016

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2015

2014

2013

2012

2011


Header Image: Speakers and Roundtable Leaders from the 2011 Art Career Day Conference