Metro is hosting a series of free workshops to inform artists about a wide variety of upcoming opportunities and how to apply for them. The informational workshops are for artists only and will be held in February and March at locations throughout LA County. Each workshop will cover the same information. Reservations are required as space is limited at some locations. Please read below for workshop dates and locations, and click on the links below to reserve your seat, and get transit and parking information. Please note that Metro will not be able to validate parking for any of these events.
Monday, February 10, 2014 (6:00 – 7:30pm)
1019 West Art Studios
1019 West Manchester Blvd.
Inglewood, CA 90301
Accessible via bus line: Metro 115
RSVP for the Inglewood workshop
San Gabriel Valley
Monday, February 24, 2014 (6:30-8:00pm)
Rio Hondo College
Campus Inn Theater
3600 Workman Mill Rd.
Whittier, CA 90601
Accessible via bus line: Metro 270 and 577. Foothill 274
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 (6:00 – 7:30pm)
Japanese American National Museum-National Center for the Preservation of Democracy
111 N. Central Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Accessible via Metro Gold Line: exit Little Tokyo Station
RSVP for the Downtown workshop
Friday, March 7, 2014 (4:30 – 6:00pm)
Vincent Price Art Museum
Building S1 Lecture Hall (Room 112)
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Accessible via bus line: Metro 68, 260, 762, 770
RSVP for the East LA workshop
Monday, March 10, 2014 (6:00 – 7:30pm)
Broad Art Foundation
3355 Barnard Way
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Accessible via bus line: Metro 704 and Santa Monica R10
RSVP for the Westside workshop
Monday, March 17, 2014 (6:00 – 7:30pm)
Museum of African American Art
Macy’s 3rd Floor
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza
4005 Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90008
Accessible via bus line: Metro 40
RSVP for the South LA workshop
Monday March 24, 2014 (6:00 – 7:30pm)
5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Accessible via bus lines: Metro 20 & 720 on Wilshire and 217, 218 and 780 on Fairfax.
To join our email list for information about upcoming opportunities for artists, call 213.922.4ART or visit wwww.metro.net/art and click on “Artist Opportunities”.
All Metro meetings are held in ADA accessible facilities. Special accommodations are available to the public for Metro-sponsored meetings. All requests for reasonable accommodations and translation must be made at least three working days (72 hours) in advance of the scheduled meeting date; please call 213. 922.2726 or California Relay Service at 711.