SIDNEY B: I am a thinker and feeler looking for experiences and friends.

Email Address: smbekey@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Los Angeles area

Introduce yourself!: I am a thinker and feeler looking for experiences and friends.

What do you need?: Project Feedback/Critique, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space

What can you share?: Project Feedback/Critique

TODD DAVID SCHWARTZ: I am a professional writer whose work has been published in the L.A. Weekly and the Los Angeles Times.

Email Address: ParallaxManagement@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Koreatown, Los Angeles, CA

Introduce yourself!: I am a professional writer whose work has been published in the L.A. Weekly and the Los Angeles Times.

What do you need?: Website

What can you share?: Project Feedback/Critique, Writing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

KATHERINE GENIKOV: I am a multimedia artist with a love for all things crafty, specializing in musical and visual arts, a healer and a enthusiastic art nerd.

Email Address: k.genikov@gmail.com

Website: katherinegenikov.com

Where are you based?: west hollywood, CA

Introduce yourself!: I am a multimedia artist with a love for all things crafty, specializing in musical and visual arts, a healer and a enthusiastic art nerd. I work to bridge the gap between high and low art while building community and pushing for more tactile human interactions amidst the cyber landscape.

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Business/Administrative, Website, Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space, Accounting/Bookkeeping, Non-Profit Incorporation, Archival, Documentation, Production/Tech, Software/Computer Skills, Legal, Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork, Musical Recording/Production, Tour/Travel support, Bodywork/Healing

What can you share?: Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space, Archival, Documentation, Graphic Design/Artwork, Bodywork/Healing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

SARAH BELL: I am a gardener, artist, service industry worker, and friend.

Email Address: e.sarah.bell@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Glendale, California

Introduce yourself!: I am a gardener, artist, service industry worker, and friend.

What do you need?: Website, Project Feedback/Critique, Software/Computer Skills, Other (please specify below)

What can you share?: Business/Administrative, Graphic Design/Artwork, Other (please specify below)

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

Anything else to add?: 

Looking for: community organizing

Share: vegetable gardening, property maintenance, quaker theology, cooking for large numbers

JULIA YOUNG: I'm a visual arts professional, with experience in a non-profit visual arts organization that promotes the careers of emerging artists through exhibitions, peer-critiques and mentorships.

Email Address: julia.young823@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Arts District, Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: Hi! I'm a visual arts professional, having experience primarily in a non-profit visual arts organization that promotes the careers of emerging artists through exhibitions, peer-critiques and mentorships. I've (very) recently moved to Los Angeles from DC, and hoping to find organizations that really resonate with me and align with my personal love to support emerging artists via critical feedback, brainstorming sessions, and not taking ourselves too seriously.

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching

What can you share?: Business/Administrative, Project Feedback/Critique, Archival, Writing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

SHARON CAVANAGH: I am a freelance photographer and humanitarian working with clients who want their photos to project a personalized connection to their audience as well as a professional one.

Email Address: sharon@sharoncavanagh.com

Website: www.sharoncavanagh.com

Where are you based?: South Pasadena, California

Introduce yourself!: I am a freelance photographer and humanitarian working with nonprofits, film makers, magazines and corporations who want their photos to project a personalized connection to their audience as well as a professional one. I drink organic milk daily and I love a decent lamb stew.

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Website, Grant Writing

What can you share?: Other (please specify below)

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

Anything else to add?: I would be willing to barter for certain photography services. I am putting my website together (for a huge upgrade) but I may need a graphic designer to finalize and polish the layout and type. I would love to connect with someone with grant writing experience also.

KENN REQUA: I am an artist/ designer with an affinity for lowbrow/ pop/ surreal/ dada / outsider and internationally ambiguous.

Email Address: kenforyourhealth@gmail.com

Website: kennrequa.com

Where are you based?: Highland Park, Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: I am an artist/ designer with an affinity for lowbrow/ pop/ surreal/ dada / outsider and internationally ambiguous. I am all for reducing carbon footprints and getting back to nature even in billion population communities.

What do you need?: Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique

What can you share?: Website, Software/Computer Skills, Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

LEAH LAIRD: I am a junior scholar working for systemic restructuring; in an earlier iteration of this life I was a chef, a dancer, an actress, and a singer.

Email Address: leahkaye30@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Pomona, California

Introduce yourself!: I am a junior scholar working for systemic restructuring; in an earlier iteration of this life I was a chef, a dancer, an actress, and a singer.

What do you need?: Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique, Other (please specify below)

What can you share?: Project Feedback/Critique, Software/Computer Skills, Other (please specify below)

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

Anything else to add?: Need: In addition to what is noted above: I am looking for help in learning French, German, and Spanish. I have to be able to read these, but would like to learn to speak them as well.
Share: In addition to what is noted above: I am a resource for Ancient Near Eastern languages, literature, and culture (strong in 5 languages, research abilities is 3 more). I can help organize large and small events. I am a radical biblical scholar.

VIRGINIA BROERSMA: I am an artist (a painter) who exhibits regularly in LA as well as in other cities.

Email Address: vbroersma@gmail.com

Website: www.virginiabroersma.com

Where are you based?: live in Long Beach, artist studio in Inglewood

Introduce yourself!: I am an artist (a painter) who exhibits regularly in LA as well as in other cities.

What do you need?: Grant Writing, Production/Tech, Software/Computer Skills, Bodywork/Healing

What can you share?: Professional Development Coaching, Business/Administrative, Project Feedback/Critique

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

ERIKA BARBOSA: I am a multimedia artist, visual anthropologist, and freelance photographer, designer and writer.

Email Address: rikabarb@gmail.com

Website: erikabarbosa.net

Where are you based?: Koreatown, Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: Hello! I am a multimedia artist and visual anthropologist. I am an MFA candidate at Art Center College of Design in the field of Media Design Practices with an emphasis in ethnographic fieldwork. I am a freelance photographer, designer and writer and on my free time I dance a lot!

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Project Feedback/Critique, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space

What can you share?: Website, Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique, Archival, Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork, + Photography, Art Direction, Yoga + Dance

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

PHOEBE HOLSTON: I am a makeup artist, actor and model working for a non-profit arts organization as office manager and who is beginning photography school

Email Address: phoebeholston@gmail.com

Where are you based?: Koreatown, Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: I am a makeup artist, actor and model working for a non-profit arts organization as office manager and who is beginning photography school in the Fall.

What do you need?: I'm looking for someone to edit my reel.

What can you share?: Business/Administrative

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

PAUL-FELIX MONTEZ: I am a designer, engineer and fabricator of visual props, effects, theme design, and exhibits.

Email Address: makepeaceday@gmail.com

Website: sculptureNEW.com ; peacewalkway.org

Where are you based?: Culver City arts district, California

Introduce yourself!: I am a designer, engineer and fabricator of visual props, effects, theme design, and exhibits. 

You can see other large scale design fabrication projects at: http://bigartdesign.com

What do you need?: Project Feedback/Critique

What can you share?: Professional Development Coaching, Website, Production/Tech, Graphic Design/Artwork

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

CINDY STOLER: I am developing a website to support people in their kindness goals

Email Address: modgrrrl@gmail.com

Where are you based?: North Hills/San Fernando Valley, California

Introduce yourself!: I am developing a website to support people in their kindness goals

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Business/Administrative

What can you share?: Writing

SARA TRUE: I am an abstract thinker/ painter, a poetic writer, a quirky performer beginning to direct an interactive absurdist performance art troupe called the magic theater collective

Email Address: saratrueart@gmail.com

Website: saratrueart.com

Where are you based?: Santa Monica, California

Introduce yourself!: I am an abstract thinker/ painter, a poetic writer, a quirky performer beginning to direct an interactive absurdist performance art troupe called the magic theater collective- seeking collaborators/ venues

What do you need?: Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space, Documentation, Tour/Travel support, Bodywork/Healing

What can you share?: Website, Project Feedback/Critique, Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork, Bodywork/Healing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

Anything else to add?: critique group

LAWRENCIA COLDING: Passionate about exploiting digital media to create provocative content that educates and entertains while driving social change.

Email Address: lbcolding@gmail.com

Where are you based?: LA born and raised... it's all my home.

Introduce yourself!: Multifaceted production assistant with extensive experience managing the development lifecycle for live TV events and web series. Passionate about exploiting digital media to create provocative content that educates and entertains while driving social change.

What do you need?: Website, Graphic Design/Artwork, Musical Recording/Production

What can you share?: Business/Administrative, Production/Tech, Writing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely

DIANA ELIZABETH JORDAN: actorvist, story teller and speaker committed to celebrating diversity, disability inclusion and using the arts as a tool to promote positive social change.

Diana Elizabeth Jordan

Email Address: dejacts@gmail.com

Website: www.dianaelizabethjordan.com 

www.rainbowbutterflycafe.com

Where are you based?: Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: My name is Diana Elizabeth Jordan, I am an actorvist, story teller and speaker committed to celebrating diversity, disability inclusion and using the arts as a tool to promote positive social change. 

I have been an acting coach for over 15 years and am an Expressive Arts Facilitator. I also enjoy doing research. I can also offer consulting for disability-related issues. 

What do you need?: Business/Administrative, Grant Writing, Accounting/Bookkeeping, Legal, Graphic Design/Artwork, Tour/Travel support

What can you share?: Professional Development Coaching, Project Feedback/Critique

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

PATRICK O'ROURKE: We Are Architects creates participatory sculptural situations to explore the social and psychic conditions that bring people together.

Email Address: wearearchitects@wearearchitects.net

Website: www.wearearchitects.net

Where are you based?: Echo Park, Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: Hello - Recent transplant to Los Angeles from upstate New York. We Are Architects creates participatory sculptural situations to explore the social and psychic conditions that bring people together.

What do you need?: Grant Writing, Rehearsal/Performance/Studio Space

What can you share?: Project Feedback/Critique, Graphic Design/Artwork

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

CARLTON EPIC ROBERTS: on air personality at Stevie Wonder's radio station, founder of Project Pit

Email Address: carltonepicroberts@gmail.com

Website: www.projectpit.org

Where are you based?: Mid-city Los Angeles

Introduce yourself!: My name is Carlton Epic Roberts on air personality at Stevie Wonder's Radio Station 102.3 KJLH. I recently launched my nonprofit Project Pit, and Im looking to network, and be inspired by the great works of others!

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Grant Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork, Tour/Travel support

What can you share?: Business/Administrative

SARAH STONE: gardener, cook, wildlife activist, community organizer, traveler, set designer, painter, sculptor, and maker of interesting often humorous things.

Email Address: clear4film@gmail.com

Website: www.sarahstoneart.com

Where are you based?: greater Los Angeles area

Introduce yourself!: I am a gardener, cook, wildlife activist, community organizer, traveler, set designer, painter, sculptor, and maker of interesting often humorous things.

What do you need?: Other (please specify below)

What can you share?: Documentation, Writing, Graphic Design/Artwork

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely!

Anything else to add?: I am a full time artist and want to remain a full time artist. To do this I need to sell, show, create, and work more with more people to sustain this goal. I have 30 years of skills as an arts workshop developer, artistic director, project manager, set designer, set decorator, prop maker and painter. I am seeking to share my skills and collaborate on large projects that will lead to mutual growth. https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarahstoneart

ALICIA SAVIO: Emerging latin-American fine artist painting in oils and acrylics on canvas and sculpting in bronze and clay.

Email Address: Saviostudio@gmail.com

Website: Be.net/savio

Where are you based?: Pasadena, California

Introduce yourself!: Emerging latin-American fine artist painting in oils and acrylics on canvas and sculpting in bronze and clay.

What do you need?: Professional Development Coaching, Business/Administrative, Website, Grant Writing, Project Feedback/Critique

What can you share?: Project Feedback/Critique, Graphic Design/Artwork, Bodywork/Healing

Are you willing to barter for services?: Absolutely