Professional Development Week



As part of an ongoing series that aims to connect growing business and individuals in Worthing, each year Colonnade House hosts several Professional Development Weeks that encompass a variety of events designed to share and build skills. This October Colonnade House is collaborating with local businesses to host a range of informative and engaging talks that aim to provoke conversation and advance creative careers.

Most events are free of charge but booking is essential for all. Follow the links to get a ticket.



SOL Design Collective: The Artist, Creator and Maker Celebrating Continued Success

8 October 2019 // 14.00 – 16.30

Top tips, advice and stories about the 1000+ creative arts practitioners within SOL Design Collective who are supporting each other’s professional development through peer learning.


Worthing Digital Talks: Zach Walker 

8 October 2019 // 19.00 – 21.00

Exploring how technology and art collide to produce interactive installations with digital artist Zach Walker.


Social Media for Creatives – CANCELLED 

9 October 2019 // 14.00 – 15.00

Artist Nicky Bell shares what she has learned about how to use social media to promote yourself and your work.


Arts Council England Funding Surgery

9 October 2019 // 18.00 – 20.00

Relationship manager Debs Butler talks about how to apply for Arts Council England funding.


DRIVA Arts DRIVA: Creating Value From Data

10 October 2019 // 15.00 – 17.00

Guest speakers discuss how we can turn data in to economic, social, cultural or aesthetic value.