On the 7th March, 2022, the Gazelle Creative Collective organized the first edition of the emerging artists online workshop in partnership with Visionary Art Collective in Brooklyn, NY, United States targeted at emerging artists in Northern Nigeria to support them with professional knowledge that would help them succeed in their art careers. The workshop was instructed by Victoria J Fry who is an artist, art educator and the founder of Visionary Art Collective. Some of the topics taught in the workshop includes ‘Writing A Powerful Artists Statement’, ‘Creating A Cohesive Collection’ and Writing A CV/Resume.
The online workshop was attended by 8 emerging artists and spanned for 4 hours. At the end of the workshop, artists understood how to write a better artists statement, gained an understanding on how to create a better cohesive collection and also clarity on improving their CVs.