Things To Do

Accessible Art: Educational seminars for artists, build your own digital art collection, and photography with Steven Brooke

Affordable legal advice

Life Is Art presents August’s “Art/Work Connections” for artists interested in learning about contract negotiations from three attorneys at RKE Law Group. The educational session is 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12 at Kroma Gallery, 3670 Grand Ave., Coconut Grove; 305-576-6278. Admission is $10 at the door (scholarships are available). Pre-register at

How to write a proposal

Locust Projects is hosting a new artist development workshop by ArtCenter/South Florida’s artistic director Susan Caraballo from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16 at Locust Projects, 3852 N. Miami Ave., Miami. “Demystifying the Art of Proposal Writing” is limited to 20 people and costs $50 for non-members and $45 for ArtCenter or Locust Projects members. Attendees should bring writing materials or a laptop and lunch. Register by calling 305-674-8278 or visiting

New art app

Curiator is a new mobile app for art enthusiasts and professionals to discover, collect, and share art online. It’s a collaborative experience in which users explore an ever-expanding inventory of art works (more than 40,000 pieces by 13,000 artists at this point) contributed by people from more than 180 countries and special guest-curated exhibitions. To learn more, visit or download the iOS app from the App Store.

Plan ahead

The Seaside Institute in Seaside, FL (a model of new urbanism) is launching a new series of architectural photography workshops Oct. 22 – 26 with renowned Miami photographer Steven Brooke, an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Architecture who has documented the 80-acre town since its inception in 1981. Class space is limited to 15 students of all skill levels and tuition starts at $500 without accommodations. For information and registration, visit or email Diane Dorney at