Terrance Houle has over 13 years of professional studio art, short video/film and installation (New Media) experience, working full-time in a local, national and international professional practice with additional experiences in curation and artist-run culture. Terrance would like to share his expertise with artists (both emerging & established) in grant writing, studio visits, art business, networking and management aspects for their artist practice. He has mentored many artists and provides advice on how to start and manage a career in the arts on a contract basis.
Terrance has first-hand knowledge of how much work it takes to manage a professional career, with over 260 shows between 2010 and 2015. He has worked as an adviser, producer, adjudicator (for funding), collaborator and director for many artists, organizations and funding bodies (provincial and federal) , learning tips and tricks along the way. He has written and edited grants for artists who have gone on to successful careers, as well as mentored artists in producing or curating for galleries, film/video, installations and performance.
Terrance has a background in First Nations art with traditional plains people’s knowledge and practices,
as well as First Nations Awareness in the arts. He works closely with many Indigenous artists from all art practices and backgrounds.
CONTACT TERRANCE HERE for more information and consulting rates.
Artist Career Development
Networking and Communication
Providing unique art consulting for artists interested in professional advice in the areas of contemporary art career development, grant/proposal writing, applications, networking, marketing and production. Contact Me
Contemporary Art, Aboriginal Art and Production
Select Current/Past Projects:
Artist: Eric Heitmann link (Calgary) 2015-16
Artist: The Sky Beings: Collaborative Project (Calgary) 2015-16
Artist: Jessie Short link 2015