Behance Portfolio Reviews
Connect & Get Feedback on Your Creative WorkMay 12-18, 2014
information for organizers
Any Behance member who's interested in supporting their local creative community can host a Portfolio Review. If you’re willing to devote some time and energy to planning, promoting and executing a Behance Portfolio Review — you're in! We'll be in touch along the way to offer detailed guides on hosting and promoting your event, along with an event kit in the mail.
Create an Event at Meetup.com/BehanceReviews
Find or create your community, click "schedule a new meetup," and enter all details. Event date shoud be during week of May 12-18, 2014.
Fill out form to get on our official list of hosts
To enjoy benefits like promotion from us, a package, and help along the way, you'll need to fill out this form to make it official.
Secure a space to host your event
We recommend using the resources in your community to borrow space, or find public venues that you can utilize for your event. You have our permission to work with sponsors if you choose.
Curate a speaker to open your event
To kickoff the event on a high note, all organizers will curate a Spotlight Speaker to give a 15-20 minute talk on building an incredible creative career. Invite a local creative who is a leader in their field to speak to your audience.
Invite experienced professionals to be Review Group Leaders
In order for everyone to have a chance to show their work, we recommend breaking attendees into smaller groups led by Group Leaders who will provide guidance and feedback.
Use #BehanceReviews to talk about your event on Social Media.
Use Eventbrite or Facebook to supplement your Meetup invite if you'd like.
Reach out to local creative organizations to spread the word about your event.
Keep your RSVPs excited by continuing to update your invite as the event approaches.
Creating Local Communities on Facebook & Twitter
We encourage repeat Portfolio Review hosts to create and maintain accounts on Facebook & Twitter to promote their reviews and keep the momentum going between events. If you do, follow these guidelines and download the design assets to create your page(s).
Social Media Guidelines →
The Review Event Kit
Once your event is confirmed, you'll start receiving materials from us, including a Digital Kit to get you started right off the bat, and an Event Kit in the mail with custom materials to help you host.