How someone become successful? What does it mean to be successful? What are the ways of establishing yourself in the Canadian cultural scene?
Every month we invite high-profile artists and creatives to talk about their career path, roadblock, failures, and learnings.
30-40 min interview followed with a Q&A from the audience will equip with practical advice on navigating in the professional art industry.
PROFILE: Musician and Performing Artist
This is a conversation about Maylee’s Todd practice from experience and inspiration to tools and tips to navigate the industry.
You Will Learn:
Experiences that inform the work
How to stay Motivation
Tips and Tools for Navigating the industry
Inspiration for the practices
About the Speaker:
Maylee Todd is a Filipnx multi-media artist, artist consultant, musician, and curator based in Toronto. Her creativity derives from a wide range of artistic disciplines: songwriting, production, performance art, dance, and 3-D projection mapping. Maylee released three records “Choose Your Own Adventure” (2010), Escapology (2013), and Acts Of Love (2017). Todd’s single, “Baby’s Got It” Hit top 10 across Japan’s billboard charts and her records have glowing reviews from CBC, NPR, Vogue Japan, and Okay Player.
About the Moderator:
Mariana Hutten is a producer, mixing, and mastering engineer based in Toronto, Canada. Specialized in genres such as pop, rock, hip hop, and jazz, Hutten has worked in a wide range of projects consisting of recorded music, live recording, and music for video. Hutten has worked on international projects from Montreal, Banff, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Monaco, among others. In addition to her cosmopolitan experience, Hutten has also worked on projects with producers such as Eddie Kramer, Colin Linden, and Richard King.
Hutten's goals and commitment to expanding women's involvement in the music and audio industry placed her as a mentor for young women in Toronto. As an Executive Member of the Audio Engineer Society Toronto (AES Toronto) and Director of the Toronto SoundGirls Chapter.
Member Admission - $25 +tax
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We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts. Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien.