Serving Visual Artists in Alberta

Online All Access | Zoom Engagement—Saturday, April 10

april, 2021

10apr1:00 pm2:30 pmOnline All Access | Zoom Engagement—Saturday, April 101:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Details

Zoom Engagement Session Saturday, April 10, from 1–2:30pm MST. Join with your laptop or tablet so you can see the people talking.

Topic:
The Foibles of Facebook
(Facebook for the independent artist)

In this session: Pages or groups? The Facebook mall cop algorithm … jailed again? Selling anything on Facebook? Connecting Facebook to your other online presences …. Photos… size & type… to text or not to text… Videos… live or dead? Rights and not rights….

Learn about the management of groups and pages. Then we’ll work on the Facebook oddities folks have encountered and see if we can learn to understand something behind why they did that… and some work-arounds …

Register through Eventbrite by 11am on Saturday April 10. Open to all.

Bio: George Lessard (Information Curation, Communication & Media / Cure d’information, communication et médias)

From a community access & media training base, George creates in print, broadcast radio & TV and educational media. Now a Lethbridge artist in electronic & digital media, George was born / brought up in Rosemère, north of Montreal, Canada before medicare. His muse is now sourced from his work, residencies & showings in, Toronto, Vancouver, Banff,  Calgary, Yellowknife, Inuvik, and Fort Smith Northwest Territories, Salluit, Nunavik (Arctic) Quebec & Arviat, Nunavut, Beijing, China; Nassau, the Bahamas; La Paz, Bolivia; Butare, Rwanda; Chelyabinsk, Russia; Berhampur, Odisha, India and Manu, Peru.

Recently relocated from Yellowknife NWT, these days he’ll be uploading / streaming reflective / experiential imagery from Lethbridge Alberta, and the surrounding spaces on the traditional territory of the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot), Nakoda (Stoney) and Tsuut’ina. •  Skype: themediamentor  •  Web http://mediamentor.ca


If you’re not familiar with Zoom, this link gives a good overview. You can access the meeting through your browser just by clicking on the given link, or if you prefer, the free app is safe to download and use.

Time

(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location

All Access Webinar

The Internet

Organizer

CARFAC Albertageneral@carfacalberta.com 3rd Floor, 10215 112 Street, Edmonton, AB T5K 1M7