2013 Americans for the Arts Convention in Pittsburgh

Date Span: 
June 14 to June 16
June 14

2013 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention

Save the Date: June 14-16, 2013
David L. Lawrence Convention Center

Mark your calendar, because you won't want to miss the 2013 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention right here in Pittsburgh, PA.We're bringing one of the most significant arts conferences to your back yard, so don't miss this chance to meet hundreds of colleagues from all around the country! Early bird registration will open in late January, so be sure to sign up early to get the best rate.

The convention will include:

Three preconferences June 13-14 focused on public art, emerging leaders, and cultural districts
Nationally renowned keynote speakers
40 educational sessions and a town hall on creating engaged communities
ARTventure tours of our city's arts venues and sites
A high-energy opening reception at the Andy Warhol Museum following by a party and concert on the 7th Street Bridge hosted by the Delta Foundation

The Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh Pride and other events will also take place concurrently during the convention. How's that for a mid-June weekend in the Burgh?

Questions? Contact Ashley Paulisick, the AFTA Convention Coordinator at the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council. If you applied to present a session at Convention, Americans for the Arts will notify you about the status of your proposal. If you applied to be a part of the artistic programming or an ARTventure tour stop, GPAC will contact you soon.