Art World Conference will come to Los Angeles on February 15-16 at the Skirball CulturalCenter. The session will bring together artists and arts professionals through panel discussions, conversations and in-depth workshops focused on financial growth and empowerment.

Dexter Wimberly, Founder & CEO Heather Bhandari, Program Director; Photo by Alexa Hoyer

Confirmed speakers include: Edgar Arcenaux, Sara Daleiden, Lorene Dixon, Gianna Drake-Kerrison, Miata Edoga, Leah Hokenson, Kiibum Kim, Jessica Lee, Arthur Lewis, Marina Magalhães, Camerson Shaw, Megan Steinman, Mary Clare Stevens, Anuradha Vikram, James Walters, Sarah Wendell Sherrill, Amy Whitaker, Allison Wyper, and Mario Ybarra Jr.

The first Art World Conference, organized by Dexter Wimberly and Heather Bhandari— launched in April 2019 at New York Law School, featuring 31 sessions by 52 presenters , with over 300 people in attendance. After this special first edition, Art World Conference is now expanding to include conferences in Los Angeles and Chicago as well as a return to New York City. Art World Conference is an in-person professional development experience bringing together artists, arts professionals and students at all stages of their careers through panel discussions, conversations and in-depth workshops. Topics range from financial planning, contracts, negotiation, taxes, managing debt, real estate and investing to new technology, public projects, social media and growing audiences.

Admission ranges from $125 – $300; CLICK HERE to purchase tickets; Be aware there are TWO locations: The welcome party is on Saturday, February 15, 2020; 4:00pm – 6:00pm at UTA Artist Space, 403 Foothill Rd, Beverly Hills, CA.

The actual conference takes place on Sunday, February 16, 2 0 20; 9:30am – 5:30pm at Skirball Cultural Center 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, LA, CA 90049;

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