OCTOBER 7-10, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO, 2014:
Welcome to “ARTS INTRANSIT 2014”. For the art lover, connoisseur, and novice alike, we curate an extraordinary cultural experience navigating the fertile canon of Caribbean Arts, at home and in the Diaspora. Our third arts festival “ARTS INTRANSIT 2014” draws Caribbean Creatives and diverse audiences together to deeply engage with the Arts to educate, train and transform our wider community. By curating such critical platforms, we aim to position an understanding of the Arts as change agent. For this festival we are working with our communities, partners, public and private sponsors, including the Ministry of Planning and Sustainability, VIII Americas Competitiveness Forum (RIAC) the Inter-American Development Bank, RBC Royal Bank (Trinidad and Tobago) and the Department of Creative & Festival Arts, UWI St Augustine.
Our festival is comprised of a presentation and workshop session at the RIAC on October 8th from 10:00am-12:00pm, at the Hyatt Regency. IADB expert Francisco Hugo, Estrazulas de Souza will present the IADB Connect Americas platform. Leading Creative Industry expert Dr. Keith Nurse, Executive Director and UWI Consulting & WTO Chair of the University of the West Indies, will deliver a workshop on conducting Economic Impact Assessments for creative enterprises. The event is free to the public however registration is required by Friday 3rd October via the following link:
On October 7th, Caribbean InTransit will host three workshops: Project Management for the Arts, Proposal and Grant Writing for the Arts and Social Media Strategies for the Arts at Medulla Gallery followed by a networking session on 37 Fitt St., Woodbrook from 12:00pm- 5:00pm. All workshops are free to students, volunteers, artists and arts enterprises. Registration is required by Friday 3rd October via the following link:
For Immediate Release, OCTOBER 2014, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO.