In alignment with our organizational commitment to enhance and strengthen the vitality of the Newark arts creative community through personal and professional development programming, Newark Arts will coordinate and host a series of convenings for members of the arts and culture sector, addressing some of their most pressing concerns.

2019 Topic Schedule:

April: Affordable Housing
June: Entrepreneurship
Saturday, August 24: Financial Empowerment
October: Valuating/Intellectual Property
December: Artist Identity

At each 2 hour convening, we will

  • Identify opportunities, barriers and challenges on a particular topic
  • Develop recommendations and discuss how to move them into action
  • Build and strengthen relationships amongst participants