About this event:
Peter McDowell is an arts management expert with more than two decades of experience serving artists and organizations at the highest level. He has held leadership positions at OPERA America, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, and most recently as managing director of the GRAMMY-winning ensemble Eighth Blackbird. His firm, Peter McDowell Arts Consulting, offers a wide range of strategic career services for performing artists. As a publicist, Peter has garnered press coverage for his clients in the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, the New Yorker, and many other important outlets.