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Platform LAB Professional Development

Visual Artist Kelly Doley. Image by Katherine Griffiths

Presented as part of the Platform LAB program, this Professional Development series delivers monthly, online lectures led by guest practitioners working across Australia and internationally. Curated by Bureau of Works, these seminars are designed to build artists’ professional capacity in curatorial practice, arts project management, community engagement and marketing. Professional Development is open to artists of all career stages, and particularly well-suited to early and mid-career artists.

Tickets can be purchased for individual sessions, or as a discounted session bundle.


May Session: 26 May 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Facilitated by Hannah Presley: Curatorial

June Session: 30 June 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Faciliated by Kelly Doley: Curatorial

July Session: 28 July 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Facilitated by Jade Lillie: Community

August Session: 25 August 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Facilitated by Erin Milne: Establishing Your Community of Practice

September Session: 29 September 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Facilitated by Ben Starick: Marketing Your Work

October Session: 27 October 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Facilitated by Emily O’Brien: Risk, Safety & Production

November Session: 24 November 2022, 1PM – 3PM
Guest practitioner TBC: Negotiating Successful Presentations