Professional Development Workshops
On-going series of workshops providing techniques and strategies to address issues faced by artists and arts organizations. Workshops have focused on topics such as marketing, grant writing, photographing artwork, audience development, e-mail marketing legal issues, computer classes and more.
Arts Council of Rockland County ACOR Awards
Annual celebration of the Arts in Rockland and those who create it. These awards honor individual artists, arts organizations, art teachers and supporters of the arts.
The Artist Registry assists in marketing the work of member artists and is available as (1) a listing on the ACOR web site and 2) through a computerized database that provides referrals to individuals/organizations seeking artistic services. In order to participate in this program the artist must be a current ACOR member.
The Arts Council provides referrals for artists and arts organizations as well as advice, advocacy and assistance with grant writing, legal issues, marketing, issues of accessibility, availability of space for artistic programs, exhibit or studio space and other topics on an as-needed basis.
Newspaper published four times a year. Arts Happenings contains a calendar of events, opportunities for artists and arts organizations, articles of interest to the artistic community as well as information about services offered by the Arts Council of Rockland.