“…I regard New York City as the most amazing city in the world. No other comes close. It is an incredible, inexhaustible engine.”
Kape Communications (Melbourne, Australia) and Walker International Communications Group (New York City, USA) invite you to take a Bite
Bite the Big Apple! New York Arts & Cultural Management Tour™ (BtBA!) is now in its ninth year!
The program offers a unique opportunity to experience the world's most dynamic city while learning from a centre of diverse arts.
"New York opens its doors again to arts managers, producers, cultural brokers, arts educators, community arts workers and curators," said Fotis Kapetopoulos, Director of Kape Communications.
"BtBA! provides Australian arts professionals a rare opportunity to examine programming approaches, income generation, business and arts partnerships, as well as audience development with New York arts industry’s finest," Mr Kapetopoulos said.
Australian arts and cultural professionals meet with key New York arts and program managers, community arts advocates, audience developers and arts marketers, business and arts managers, arts educators and cultural planners.
"Curating this immersive experience for Australian arts administrators is important in addressing expanding culturally diverse audiences and participants in the arts," said Donna Walker-Kuhne, Director of Walker International Communications Group, NYC.
"Since 2008 we have enabled Australian cultural leaders to observe, engage and share in their respective organisation their learnings from cultural institutions in New York City."
"This program continues to expand and develop new ideas and strategies as we increase participation from throughout Australia," Ms Walker-Kuhne said.
Bite the Big Apple! New York Arts & Cultural Management Tour™ provides a rare opportunity for arts professionals to link with New York City arts leaders, while experiencing the world's most exciting and diverse arts city.
Since 2008 BtBA! participants have met with over 38 of New York's most exemplary arts professionals and associated cultural institutions. For a list visit BtBA! NY Arts Professionals.
This professional development program is open to a limited number of people annually. Appropriate candidates are chosen based on suitability.
Bite the Big Apple! New York Arts & Cultural Management Tour™ 2016 program details and application forms please contact Dorothy Kapetopoulos, Program Manager, at Kape Communications:
• 0409 183 007
• Email Dorothy
• (+61 3) 9486 2770
Bite the Big Apple! New York Arts & Cultural Management Tour™ was founded in 2007 by Kape Communications Pty Ltd, and supported by Donna Walker-Kuhne, Director of New York City based Walker International Communications Group Inc.