Unfettering Artists' Productivity and Impact

Knowledge is Power


CCI provides entrepreneurial training for individual artists working in all disciplines in order to enhance their business knowledge and career prospects as working artists. CCI's signature training program - the "Business of Art" - has been presented to artists in Los Angeles and throughout California since 2002.

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CCI also partners with local foundations and communities throughout California to create and deliver customized training programs designed to meet the needs of their individual artist communities.


CCI’s low-cost workshop offerings include the signature 8-week Business of Art series (which covers goal setting, marketing and promotion, strategic planning, financial management, legal issues, and funding your art), the Business of Art Bootcamp, and a variety of subject-specific courses on topics including tax tips, time management, pricing, crowdfunding, and more.

images/BOA_3rd_Ed_cover.JPGNow Available: A brand new 3rd edition of CCI’s ground-breaking resource guide: The Business of Art: An Artist’s Guide to Profitable Self-Employment!



CCI Workshops are made possible in part by grants from:

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