The 9th annual Creative Chicago Expo connects artists, creative businesses, and arts organizations with information, resources, and best practices across all disciplines. Last year, more than 5,000 creative practitioners connected with 140 local, national, and international vendors; participated in dozens of free workshops; and networked across Chicago’s diverse arts communities.
Arts organizations, creative businesses and independent artists are invited to this 2-day Resource Fair at the Chicago Cultural Center. Admission is free.
Attend 32 Workshops covering fundraising, space development, board development, and innovative marketing practices including gaming and collaboration. Meet 130+ top local and national resources and services. Participate in the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan. Network with hundreds of other creatives. Relax at the Paczolt Insurance Oasis.
Friday, March 23 focuses on arts organizations and creative businesses. Saturday, March 24 focuses on the needs of individual creatives.