Joseph Patrick Arnegger:
Art meccas exist all over the world. Do they just happen, or is there a careful plan that your community can follow to create a vibrant art scene in your community? There is a careful plan, and this Talk will help you understand how to create that vibrant art community in your town.
Joseph Patrick Arnegger grew up in Connecticut and New York. He moved to Sarasota, Florida where he earned a BFA from Ringling College of Art. He began his career at the John Ringling Museum as Chief Preparator and later became Exhibit Designer.
For ten years he traveled the world as an art courier and managed the museum’s collection. He received the John Ringling Fine Arts Award as well as the Hermitage Residency Grant for his artwork. While collaborating with local Sarasota artists, he co-founded the artist collective, SARTQ. And he was instrumental in creating the thriving Sarasota art scene. Joseph Arnegger– Artist; Ringling College of Art & Design; Founder, SARTQ, Sarasota Artist Collective; Exhibit designer and curator This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx