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Massier Proposal Presentation Materials
Jan 29th, 2011

On Thursday, January 20, 2011, John Massier, curator for Hallwalls, gave a presentation for the Buffalo Society of Artists at the Burchfield Penney Art Center on how to prepare an artist’s statement and write an art proposal.

This presentation was developed to assist BSA members in submitting materials for the upcoming 115th Annual Catalogue Exhibition that will be held at the UB Anderson Gallery.

While we were unable to capture the entire presentation on videotape due to technical difficulties, we have uploaded on YouTube a video provided by John of his PowerPoint presentation. The link is The movie moves rather quickly so be prepared to pause it to get the information.

Secondly, we have loaded a PDF of the handout John distributed. This handout can be accessed by clicking here.

John was very gracious to provide his email in case anyone had any questions.   It is