Gleaning insights from professionals who work with artists who have transitioned from other careers into the fine arts, we hear more about what works and what doesn’t when making a career transition and growing your artistic practice.
Author - Audra Lambert
Audra Lambert is a curator, arts marketing consultant and editor.
Don't miss your chance to find yourself a subsidized artist studio space! There are ample opportunities for artists seeking to create work in studios that won't break their budgets. From partnering with nonprofits to sharing studio space in dedicated artist studio buildings that provide lower-priced studios to artists in exchange for municipal tax breaks, see what options are available for those...
Gain insights into savvy methods of sharing your artistic practice for effective, results-driven art promotion.
Art marketing tips for artists who want to have their work featured across art publications and various online platforms for greater opportunities for exposure, branding and art sales.
Art Business Journal invites artist Masahito Ono to converse about his own career transitions as we consider strategies for creatives making a career transition to the world of fine art.
Artists: learn how to manage your art business in a financially responsible way aimed toward sustainable growth!
After graduation, do you know how you need to look on paper to grab the best opportunities? A look at key reasons by and how artists should update their CV after graduating to best position themselves for success.
You've spent years studying and preparing and you're finally ready to graduate with a degree in the arts- or are you? Take a look at these prep tips before the graduation ceremony to make sure you’re not forgetting something important!
First jobs teach us a lot about how to encounter the world and what our expectations should be of ourselves- and others. We draw from reflections that creatives share from their first jobs, embarking on a journey of learning and development alongside thought leaders in the arts and creative fields.
Artists achieve art marketing success by taking advantage of online art marketing and sales tools available to them. The two-part PBS documentary, “Great Art Undiscovered” and “How to Sell the Art You Create”, with host Burt Wolf looks at the many opportunities afforded to artists via the online art platform Artrepreneur.
Contemporary artists making sustainability and environmental conservation a priority are highlighted in this survey article. In honor of Earth month, we acknowledge the efforts of artists making the world a better place through their artwork make the world a better place through their artwork and through their efforts to be good stewards of the environment.
What role do artist residencies play in building and sustaining artist communities? How do artists rely on residencies to build out their existing networks, find support for projects and continue to build on their existing career skills for enhanced professional development.
Art projects nationwide find inspiration in sustainability, eco-conservation and renewable and reusable energy! This survey of sustainability - inspired art projects sheds insight into the wide range of artists and arts patrons seeking to improve our environmental conservation efforts through the lens of contemporary art.
In Partnership with CCI, a deep dive into specific sustainability initiatives that straddle fine arts & the creative field, drawing lessons from the tools and practices that empower sustainable artistic and creative communities through pooled resources to encourage diversity and career longevity.
A look at the ways in which ceramics form a sustainable art form, and how methods are developing for artists working in contemporary ceramics.
Environmental Sustainability is present in many artists' work today, centered on improving the environment and focusing on sustainable practices and avoiding climate change. Whether working in research-based practice, process-based artwork or directly with waste materials, several artists are doing their part to promote sustainability. These climate activists turned artists are embracing...
In the wake of the #MeToo era, we talk to women curators, gallerists and art dealers who seek to maximize their sales figures while also mitigating the effects of a majority male art dealer demographic, working to form a network of women focused on professional service, career advancement and increased expsoure for their particular array of artists.
A survey of how women artists have led the way in modern art, with a specific focus on women who defied gender stereotypes to create meaningful artwork, show on an international scale, serve as formative educators and leave an incredible mark on art history.
Insights from contemporary women artists on how women mentors positively impacted their careers.
A look at how authenticity in art marketing drives sales and collector engagement.
Insights from museums and other art institutions on how they can ensure environmental sustainability in their organizational mission and operations.
Approaching public art projects as an opportunity for artists to gain a larger following, art promotion and name brand recognition in the fine art world.
A look at how at how to creatively integrate sustainability into a creative's practice and artistic mission for better branding in an organic, meaningful manner.
Take a look at your fine artist salary and assess where you are in your career to give yourself a raise!
Learn about the works of Jean-Michel Basquiat as art conservators have uncovered his invisible ink art.
Art business ideas to help you ring in a new year for your career.
We take a look at key indicators of growth to estimate what your fine artist salary should be based on perceived art market worth, so that you know which projects and pricing can reflect your market value.
Key points of advice so craft and fine artists make sure they are investing in themselves and their artworks to achieve high sales.
Up Close open call first place winners Alicia Ferrara, Kyle Cottier, Ceres Henry, Julian Cintron and Amy Hughes share their secrets to succeeding as emerging artists applying to art contests.
Emerging artists can show their own work at art fairs with greater creative control and increased profitability. But is it always the best recourse?
Artist Jerry Weiss, Art Elevated juror, explains his figurative art practice and reveals the secret behind the enduring allure of representation.
A look at how art education directly reflects inclusion and diversity in contemporary art.
Existing artist networks and creative communities can augment an artist’s career and provide effective marketing and logistical support.
Art Dealer Anita Shapolsky Explains Best Practices for Identifying and Collecting Post-War Art Masterpieces.
Orangenius has partnered with the Garment District Alliance to present Art Elevated, featuring cutting-edge art hovering above the streets of Manhattan.
Contemporary Pop Artist ARTISTMARK explains his pioneering digital pop art format.
Melanie Vote, a juror for Orangenius' recent Art Elevated contest, discusses her creative process and artistic career.
Artist Walid Khalaf creates colorful, mindful and expressive oil paintings that symbolize joy and rebirth. He details his career as a painter and his life experience and background as it relates to his artistic practice.
Jan Sawka is an immigrant artist who migrated to the United States from Poland in the 1970s. Here Hanna Sawka discusses her father's work.
Pratt Institute professor and EFA director Bill Carroll talks about his career trajectory, lessons from the art market, and the fundamental shifts he's made in the pursuit of his art.
NC State University professor Todd Berreth discusses his evolution as an artist and technologist, with a focus on exploring visual narrative within an AR framework.
How is VR and AR affecting the fine arts sector? In a conversation with [email protected] radio, Grace Cho and Todd Berreth discuss emerging trends in VR art.
Is the art fair model dead? The advent of online art sales and the high cost of participation has the art world wondering whether more fairs equals more problems.
Celine Mo, the co-director of Brooklyn art gallery Victori + Mo, shares what she finds most compelling in the contemporary art world today.