Arts Management Consultancy & Capability Building

Arts Management Consultancy & Capability Building

The program offers an intervention through consultation, facilitation of request and training with arts organizations / groups.  This is an effort to stir, stimulate and challenge the organization / group and its members to build their arts management and administration capabilities in understanding the environment and work systems. Training modules include :

  1. Strategic Planning for the Arts. The participants are introduced to the rigors in strategic planning and programming.  A blueprint of their arts program will be plotted and this will be analyzed based on the organization / group capabilities and resources.
  2. Crafting of Vision – Mission – Objectives. The participants are guided to understand and feel the image that their organization / group to be.  Necessary topics may be included to review the organization past performance, assessment of goals, and organizational structure.
  3. Arts Management. The participants are equipped with the skills in identifying their products and services, and to help in the creative packaging of their arts to become conscious in maximizing resources.  This may include topics like Project and Production Management, Marketing the Arts, Festival Management, Creative Industry, and Intellectual Property Rights.


Send a letter of request addressed to  Consuelo V. Zapata, Chief Culture and Arts Officer – Cultural Management Division, Arts Education Department.  Include in your letter the preferred workshop, tentative dates, venue, number and profile of participants, and partner organization. Email the letter to  If you need an immediate reply, call or follow-up through landline +632-8330267 or +632-8321125 local 1710.


The letter shall be acknowledged by the Cultural Management Division – Arts Education Department.  A correspondence shall follow to further evaluate the training needs and assessment of the request.



Arts Management Training for Foreign Service Personnel

A hands – on training program for five days designed for entry level diplomats, geared towards Philippine Arts and Culture appreciation  with special focus on arts management and creative industry. Activities are lectures, exercises, mentorship and attendance to artistic productions, rehearsals, and set-up.


Neighborhood By The Bay

A network of agencies by the Manila Bay that aims to establish a community partnership on arts education in order to reach the broad public for arts and culture.


Ramon Obusan Folkloric Foundation / Bahay ni Kuya Launch 

BAHAY NI KUYA is the Home of Philippine Folk Heritage and Resource Center of the National Artist for Dance, Ramon Arevalo Obusan. It will operate to revive, safeguard, preserve and make the collections readily accessible, and to be of service to the cultural education needs of artists, youths, students, scholars, teachers and arts enthusiasts.

The BAHAY NI KUYA will be launched on September 21, 2017, 3pm at 094 Road 4, CAA Housing Area Pildera II, NAIA, Pasay City.


Organizational Development Project with Local Government Units

  • Municipality of Malay, Aklan
  • Bikol Studies Center of Aquinas University