|lx Workshops - Visual arts

Present your approach to the international art professionals

Dates: on April 06, 2022
Time: 10:00 – 13:30 | 14:00-18:00
Venue: Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain
41, rue Notre-Dame, L-2240 Luxembourg

You want to launch your career internationally? Addressing contemporary art professionals is a key element in this process.
The objective of this workshop will be to prepare you to present your work in different situations and through different media in order to better communicate with professional audiences. You will focus on three types of communication situations: portfolio, social networks and studio visits.

Kultur | lx – Arts Council Luxembourg is pleased to welcome Sophie Lanoë to lead this first workshop dedicated to visual arts.

This hands-on workshop is for professional visual artists working in all types of mediums. You will have the time to discuss your specific project with an experienced trainer and the other participants, refine your approach and present it to other professionals.

What will you learn from this workshop?

1/ Portfolio review:

  • General principles for composing a portfolio (consider your audience, show your work in its best light, think about international issues, think about professionals’ expectations),
  • Content of a portfolio 
  • Portfolio assets
  • Review of the portfolios submitted by the artists at the time of their application to the training

2/ Review of Instagram accounts / other social networks

  • Instagram: what target audience?
  • What to post on your Instagram account?
  • Good practices 
  • Other social networks, what for?
  • Reviewing Instagram accounts 

3/ Prepare a
studio visit and present your work orally

  • The main principles
  • Mistakes to avoid

More information


06 April 2022: 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

A zoom session of half an hour to be agreed with the trainer from April 20 to 23, and from April 27 to 29 between 13:30 and 16:30


Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain
41, rue Notre-Dame, L-2240 Luxembourg

Am I eligible to participate?
  • Visual artists
  • Photographers
  • Designers
  • Craftspeople
  • Multidisciplinary artists

of Luxembourg nationality or resident in Luxembourg.

Participation conditions:

  • Participation upon registration and submission of an online application is mandatory.
  • The workshop will be held in French.
  • Application deadline: 27.03.2022
  • Places are limited on a first come, first served basis.
  • Registration and the workshop are free for participants. The costs of the workshop are covered by Kultur | lx

About the speaker

Sophie Lanoë

Kultur lx - Arts council luxembourg - Workshop Arts Visuels Sophie Lanoë

Soph ie Lanoë is the director of ëmisphères, a cultural project incubator and referenced training organization. ëmisphères a ccompanies the actors of contemporary art in order to structure and develop their projects. Sophie Lanoë transmits her expertise through various conferences and training sessions in prestigious schools and institutions. She is the author of the annual Guide to Contemporary Art Awards. An Artprice is priceless!, published by ëmisphères, and NFT: Une mine d’or, les acteurs, to be published in April.