What’s the duration or the event?
10minutes, 24hrs, one evening, a weekend or forever.
What is the location?
Inside your fridge? In an abandoned hospital? Online? In a nightclub? A cinema? In a shiny white gallery space? A forest?
What's going on?
will there be video, painting, performance, interactive art, wood, photocopies, Mixed?
- Is it just an art event, or a mix of things?
Who do you want to invite?
Your artist friends? Your non-artist friends? Your granny? The public? Hockey fans? Dogs?
- What even is the public?
What, other than the work, do you need for your event to succeed?
Food, wine, lighting, a DJ, performers, comfy seating, running water, silence.
What is success? This is actually the most important question. Is it if people come, if they have a good time, if they cry, if some new interesting work gets made or seen, if you get to use a technique or piece of equipment you wouldn’t have otherwise, if everyone who comes then starts a band?