FAQ

How can a solo artist (not a member of an Initiative) use the Artist-Run Alliance website?

A solo artist, which is not a member of an artist-run initiative, is welcome to scout and explore the website for professional opportunities and indie-art events.  our platform was made especially for artists to be able to contact the initiatives behind these activities for mutual cooperations and collaborations. At the moment however is not possible to create an artist profile, only initiatives. We hope to enable that in the future.

How do I register to Artist Run Alliance?

In order to register to Artist Run Alliance (ARA) click on “Login” on the top right menu of the website, and then click on “Register”. Alternatively, go to “Join Us” in the top menu. Fill in your username and email, read and approve our terms and conditions, and click on “Sign up”. Then, you will receive an email with a link to a page where you can set your password. Set a new password and then click “Login”. Enter your username and password. That’s it! You are officially a member of ARA. To edit your profile settings, add your Initiative, and add Opportunities and Events, read more instructions below.

How do I change my Password?

In order to change your Password, go to “Account” on the profile menu on the top right of the website to get to your profile settings. Under the “Account Management” section click on “Generate Password” in the “New Password” field to create a new password. You can use the system’s generated password or change it to your own preferred password. Click “Update Profile” at the bottom of the page to save your settings.

How do I edit my profile?

In order to change edit your user profile, go to “Account” on the profile menu on the top right of the website to get to your Profile settings. There you will be able to edit your personal details and change your password. For a visual guide PDF click here

How do I add my Initiative to Artist Run Alliance?

First, you must register to ARA (see instructions above). Once you are registered, in order to add your Initiative, go to “Initiatives” on the profile menu on the top right of the website. Then, click on the “Add New” button. Here you can begin to edit your Initiative. Make sure that you add your Initiative to the appropriate categories in order for it to be visible on as much search results as possible. Find the “Initiative Categories” bar on the right side of the Initiative edit page, and check the appropriate boxes. Click on “Publish” when you are done in order to publish your Initiative. For a visual guide PDF click here

How do I add a new Opportunity?

First, you must register to ARA (see instructions above). Once you are registered, in order to add a new Opportunity, go to “Opportunities & Events” on the profile menu on the top right of the website. Then, click on the “Add New” button. Here you can edit your new Opportunity. Make sure that on the “Opportunity/Event Categories” bar on the right side you check the appropriate opportunity category under the “Opportunities” check-box. Click on “Publish” when you are done in order to publish it. For a visual guide PDF click here