Jun 7th 2022

Demystifying Pitching, Press, and Publishing Workshop

@ Chuquimarca


Opening Tuesday, June 7th, from 6:30PM - 8PM

On view through Tuesday, June 7th

Demystifying Pitching, Press, and Publishing Workshop

Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 PM CT / 7:30 – 9:00 PM ET
Zoom Registration Link: https://bit.ly/3m5w1qZ

Join the Muña cohort in an open virtual workshop session where we will discuss pitching, press, and publishing. How do you take an idea and turn it into a successful pitch? What are best practices for pitching and working with an editor? What are helpful resources for freelance writers? In this public workshop, Kerry Cardoza aims to answer these questions and more, in the hopes of demystifying the pitching and publishing process. We encourage all art workers to come and get a better understanding of the art industry’s relationship with editors, journalism, press, and publishing.

Kerry Cardoza will facilitate workshop.
Closed captioning available
Workshop will be recorded but not posted online
Free public workshop

This is program 1 of 2 for the Muña Art Writing 2022 Program.

Muña is a 3-month art writing program providing a cohort of six writers the opportunity to critically and creatively engage with art writing strategies, readings, exercises, and conversations. The program is structured for writers to develop and refine their practices through guided workshops and peer-review feedback.

Workshops and public programs are facilitated by Kerry Cardoza. Muña writers have the opportunity to pitch and publish a piece with program’s partner Sixty Inches From Center.

Muña is funded by the Hyde Park Art Center’s Artists Run Chicago Fund 2021.

For any further information on the Muña program, please visit Chuquimarca.com/muna or email info@chuquimarca.com

Kerry Cardoza is a Chicago-based journalist who writes about art, culture, politics, and power. She is the art editor at Newcity, the punk columnist at Bandcamp Daily, and a member of Make Yourself Useful. She received her master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

Sixty Inches From Center is a collective of writers, editors, artists, curators, librarians, and archivists who publish writings and produce collaborative projects about artists, archival practice, and culture in the occupied lands known as Chicago and the Midwest.

Chuquimarca is an art library project tasked to gather and share resources related to Native, Caribbean, and Latin American contemporary art and art histories in Chicago.

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