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Tuesday, February 18, 2014


Durban Centre for Photography will host a workshop titled Proposal Writing and Fundraising Strategies for the ARTS at the KZNSA Gallery on February 22.

This workshop will bring together artists and fundraisers in a one-day workshop at Durban Centre for Photography, under the auspices of KwaZulu-Natal Society of the Arts. The objective of the workshop is to collate knowledge and resources on best practice for writing proposals and motivating for funding. This workshop is aimed to facilitate practicing and up-and-coming artists to engage with their self-initiated personal projects and entrepreneurial skills, assisting in putting concepts into action.

10h30–11h00: Carmel Nair: fundraiser for Committed Artists
11h00-11h30: Andrea Alcock: Writing Centre from Durban University of Technology
12h00–12h30: Mehreen Docrat: independent fundraising consultant
12h30–13h00: Sheryl Msomi: VANSA Regional co-ordinator and Vice-President of the KZNSA

The workshop takes place on February 22 from 10h30 to 13h30 at the KZNSA Gallery in Bulwer Road. Admittance is free but there are limited spaces so booking is essential. Call Liza on 084 253 1188 or email: