John Dahlsen facilitates one day seminars about “Creative Business and Career Strategies for Artists“, for artists, students and for those involved in the arts.
He is an established professional and an expert in his field and a notable environmental artist, educator and motivational speaker.
John delivers a message that can educate, inspire and motivate audiences around the world.
John Dahlsen’s seminars are primarily for, but not limited to artists and for those wanting to have a successful career in the arts.
The Seminars run for a full one day period and are segmented into 3 parts.
He outlines in detail during these seminars:
* 1. How he began his journey into making environmental art. John begins the day with a lively and animated talk on environmental art with images of his own work spanning 30 years and elaborates on the trans-formative possibilities he shows by example in his work. The first part of the seminar is delivered with both Power Point and DVD presentations and involve the introduction about himself and some basics about his history as an artist. Following this is a discussion about the importance of art and ecological awareness bringing about positive perceptual shifts. This leads into a PowerPoint presentation, where he projects various powerful art images, which can amount to anywhere between 50 to 100 images, followed by a question and answer discussion. During image projections, John focus’s on the visuals of around eight main aspects of this environmental artwork. He encourages audience participation in the form of question and answers in all of his seminars.
* 2. How it has led to his also making CD’s, DVD’s, books and e-Books, as well as conducting seminars about the above topic, which he has specialized in for the past 15 years. Includes in this part simple steps for artists to make multi-pillared streams of income. A significant part of John’s seminar in part 2 is devoted to ways artists can respond positively to today’s economic crisis with wealth creation strategies.
* 3. The third part of each seminar also includes a comprehensive complete section on commonly asked questions and questions to and answers from the artist.’
The seminars focus on John’s experiences in the field of environmental art and gives insights to artists on a variety of topics including Creative Business and Career Strategies for Artists, wealth creation and business hints and positive insights for a rewarding life in the art world.
For details of John’s next scheduled seminars, please contact him by email.
He delivers seminars on the Gold Coast, in Sydney and Melbourne.
Further seminars are currently being planned for the UK and the US for 2010 and 2011.
Statement: ‘Facilitating seminars and public speaking has developed for me as a natural extension with my work as an environmental artist. I love to deliver keynote-speaking addresses and running these seminars to audiences worldwide.
My many years in the past as an educator have aided this, with my lecturing at both the university and secondary level. Invitations to speak publicly in the form of seminars are common for me these days, which I enjoy. I love to travel, plus I believe the effect I have on my audience far outreaches the carbon footprint I’m making with the travel component of giving these lectures and running these seminars.
I’m very fortunate as well to connect with people on such an intimate way in these talks, as evidenced by how I regularly receive e-mails for long after wards from around the globe by people who have been touched by one of my lectures and have been motivated into positive action as a result of doing one of my seminars.’
John has spoken to groups of people ranging in size from 30 – 3,000.