CREATIVE MENTORSHIP

“Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen, and a push in the right direction.”   – John C. Crosby

Creative Mentorship Program is initiated by Atelier Muse as an answer to the need of business management, business development and entrepreneurship for arts, culture and other creative professionals and organisations. Program also provide suitable content for organisations which would include creative productivity into their operations.

Program is applied as personal or group mentorship sessions. The aim is creating a mind-shift to be ready for the next step from their position now. Mentors, Müge Olacak, Cihan Şirolu, Sezen Tonguz, are educated and experienced in business management and communication in addition to entrepreneurship in creative sectors. Program also includes experienced managers, leaders and trainers from all around the world according to the need of the mentees.

Creative Mentorship Program is offered, at first time, to participants (producer and artists) of Find Your Calling Istanbul arts residency program in 2018 in partnership with 700DCC and Bazen Productions.


FOR WHOM

1. Creative Mentorship services have been developed for artists designers and professionals in the cultural and creative sectors seeking support and advice. Our services are open to founders, start-ups, self-employed people and freelancers who have been pursuing a career in a creative field for some time. We will be happy to answer your questions about planning, financing, acquisition, pricing, marketing, general orientation, artistic production, networks and premises.

2. The program also aims to support corporations, NGOs and governmental institutions in the development and implementation of creative thinking, arts and culture to for innovative change and improvement.


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WHAT PARTICIPANTS SAID

“Helpful artistic feedback and ideas for development/cooperations referring to a artistic project and future collaborations” – Caroline Skibinski, Producer

“The program made me face weakness in my proposition, I felt challenged to decide how to continue to keep loyal to it” – Benedetta Reuter, Dancer & Choreograph

“This mentorship support prioritises your own needs and interests, and increases your awareness with specific support and solutions according to.” – Yeşim Us, Artist


MENTORS

MÜGE OLACAK / ATELIER MUSE FOUNDING DIRECTOR
CİHAN ŞİROLU / 700DCC            CO-FOUNDER
SEZEN TONGUZ / BAZEN FOUNDING DIRECTOR

 

 

 

 

*Click on the photos to visit the Linkedin profiles of the mentors.


PARTNERS

700DCC (Design Communication Consultancy); creating marketing ideas in international range, organising life style events, serving brain storming management, developing design culture for brands and marketing culture for creatives (designers, architectures & artists). 700DCC helping you to connect with brand ambassadors and design leaders for new cross marketing ideas.

B a z e n, is a creative initiative within the contemporary performing arts in which artistic creation, curation, production and research intersect, run parallel to and complete each other. With the artistic direction of its founder Sezen Tonguz, Bazen offers custom-made curatorial projects, artistic creations, project based and career consultancy for independent artists and executive production.


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