Paul McDonald will share his experience in managing a diverse practice and demanding schedule while keeping creativity at the centre of his efforts. Walking you through his own workspace he will show you techniques and methods he uses to effectively manage projects, deadlines, and work-flow to overcome creative blocks and generate new ideas into meaningful projects and bodies of work.

This session aims to give you tools to clear your vision and confidence blocks and provide structure so you can better manage your creative practice.

Expected learning outcomes
  • Techniques to utilise daily and monthly
  • Tips to organise and create structure in your practice
  • How to remove distractions and chaos
  • Analysing and structuring a work-flow
  • Brainstorming and research approaches

This session is for any artists or creative needing to structure in their practice or enhance their business and project management skills.


Paul McDonald is a socially engaged artist, educator and curator whose personal practice explores masculinity and mental health.

His photographic work has been published and collected nationally and internationally. He is currently working on his next exhibition and publication for international release in June 2021 by The Little Black Gallery (London).

As Director of Contact Sheet which he founded in 2014, Paul has curated and presented over 50 exhibitions, presented public programs, mentoring programs, workshops, internships and developed and presented a number of participatory arts programs that engage local communities and diverse groups.

Paul has an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the University of the Arts London, and is a lecturer at Macleay College of Journalism, National Art School (Short Courses Programs) and a guest lecturer at the University of the Arts London Master’s Program.


ARTIST PASS holders receive a 100% discount on all Artist-2-Artist on-demand sessions. ARTIST PASS holders use your PROMO CODE when confirming the purchase (one discount ticket per ARTIST PASS per session)


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