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November 18, 2014

Join the Artists in the Classroom Directory

The next deadline to apply is Monday, December 1, 2014.

The Artists in the Classroom Directory (AICD) is an up-to-date directory of practicing professional artists working in a variety of disciplines who are interested in working on projects with young people in a classroom setting.

The AICD is a useful resource for educators, arts/community presenters, cultural programmers and others interested in engaging artists with this range of experience for arts workshops or artist residencies in schools in BC. The AICD is also a valuable self-promotion tool for artists looking for these types of opportunities.

AICD Benefits for the Artist

Artists listed in the directory enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • An online profile that includes photos, bio, project experience, video, website link and testimonials
  • Notification of job opportunities
  • Opportunity to display your promotional material at our annual conference and in our downtown Vancouver gallery
  • Opportunity to be featured on the ArtStarts website, blog, newsletters etc.
  • Discount on ArtStarts Pro-D workshops
  • Discount on ArtStarts room rentals Artists'' newsletter and email notices
  • Invitation to artist meetings and info sessions Invitation to ArtStarts receptions

One-Year Membership and Online Listing

  • Confirmed members of the Artists in the Classroom Directory are listed online for one year from the launch date.
  • One-time application fee, due at time of application: $25
  • Annual registration fee, due upon acceptance to the AICD: $50/year

The Ideal Candidate

A practicing professional artist with proven experience at delivering arts integrated projects with young people in a classroom setting.

Apply Now!

Complete guidelines and the application form are available online at

Apply by December 1, 2014 to join the AICD starting January 2015.

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