Some the most ground-breaking artistic works have resulted when artists with knowledge and experience from distant genres and unrelated forms collide and spark new ideas. But, what can a collaboration offer you? How do you find a collaborator? What’s the key to a successful collaboration? How can you manage the potential pitfalls? How do you enable these fruitful conversations between collaborators that unlocks creative riches that will expand and benefit all in the project? In this panel we discuss how you can fuel your creative exploration through collaborations and, highlight the joys and perils of creative collaborations.