Teaching Artist as Entrepreneurs

Oct 29, 2019 5:00PM—8:00PM


Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 26 Wooster Street New York, New York

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Join the NYC Arts in Education Roundtable (NYCAIER) and the NYC Museum Educators Roundtable (NYCMER) for a three-part workshop featuring panels on financial sustainability, networking and the NYCDOE vendor license process for freelance educators.

Program is FREE for NYCMER and NYCAIER members, and $5 for non-members.

Speakers will include:

  • Taylor Vecchio, Executive Director of Voices Advance
  • Lord Judah Carelock, Executive Director at True He(ART) Academy
  • Dominic Comperatore, Teaching Artist and Actor
  • David Sharp, Author, The Thriving Artists: Saving and Investing for Performers, Artists, and the Stage & Film Industries
  • And more!


  • 5pm-5:15pm: Welcome
  • 5:15pm-6:15pm: Retirement & Investment Planning Workshop
  • 6:15pm – 6:30pm: Transition
  • 6:30pm – 7:20pm: How To Navigate NYC DOE Vendor Licensing for Independent Teaching Artists
  • 7:20pm – 8pm: Networking & Small Group Breakouts

Accessibility: NYCMER and NYCAIER are committed to providing opportunities for all of our members to participate in our programs and engage with one another. The venue is wheelchair accessible. Should you require any accessibility services (ASL interpretation, live captioning, etc.), please contact info@nycmer.org as soon as possible.

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