Feeling like you'll never have enough time, money, recognition, access, (insert feeling here!) to sustain yourself as an artist? Need to get out of the scarcity-mindset tunnel? Join us for a workshop around healthy habits for nurturing your creative practice and working from a place of 'abundance' vs. 'lack.'
Christine Garvey is an artist and entrepreneur based in Austin, TX. She received her MFA from Concordia University Montreal, and BFA from Washington University in St Louis. Her paintings and installations have been exhibited internationally, including exhibitions with Galerie Circulaire (Montreal), Sur La Montagne Galerie (Berlin), Jules Maidoff Gallery (Florence), International Print Center (New York) and Terminal 136 (San Antonio, Texas). Garvey is the recipient of numerous awards including a 2016 Fulbright Research Grant from the Italian Commission and most recently a City of Austin Community Initiatives Grant. Since 2010 she's been a teaching-artist and faculty member at institutions like UT Austin, Concordia University Montreal, Florence University of the Arts, and Pioneer Works Center for Art and Innovation.
The focus of Creative Standard is to convene artists regularly; provide information, opportunities, and resources; and to create and maintain standards of professionalism and integrity for the creative community to adhere to and uphold.