Building and maintaining a client list is an essential part of nurturing and growing a freelance career. Find out how to create and build your artistic contacts.
A photography contract that doesn’t consider licensing and made-for-hire agreements can have an impact on business. Here are common pitfalls you need to avoid.
When you’re not present to talk about your work in person, your artist statement is your spokesperson. Here’s how to get your voice to be heard.
In conversation with Matt Rota, Javier Ameijeiras, associate designer for the Oscars and Art Director for...
Matt Rota sat down with Nathan Fox, Chair of the MFA Visual Narrative Department at the School of Visual Arts and...
For artist Matt Rota, finding community and building a network is key. He sat down with Artrepreneur's Chief-Curator...
In our increasingly digital world, UX designers are some of the most sought-after creative talents out there. Here are some tips for UX portfolios.
As a general rule, when an artistic or literary work is created, the author is the one that holds the copyright. Nobody can copy, distribute, or display the work without the author’s permission. When a painting is sold, the buyer owns the painting itself, but does...
Every creative professional with an online presence should employ an SEO strategy to reach a broader audience. Here, we outline SEO for artists, and offer some tactical advice for getting your work discovered online.
Artists and collectors can minimize estate taxes on artworks by employing a planning strategy and understanding the complexities involved with assessing the work’s fair market value.
Practicing good time management for artists can challenging, but is a must-do for juggling all your professional and personal activities, so you can focus on making art.
It is a common misperception that you cannot copyright a building design. That is probably because, before 1990, there wasn’t much protection for building designs. At that time, anyone could reproduce buildings that looked identical to those created by others, as long...
Picking a name for a business or product is one of the first steps for any new venture. However, many companies don't register their trademarks during the start-up phase, usually waiting until a later time when sufficient cash is available if registered at all. That...
What do you do when your quote or rates aren’t accepted? Our negotiation strategies will help artists and creatives sort out a tricky financial agreement.
What are the challenges for collectors in authenticating artworks? What are the legal remedies when a purchased artwork is discovered to be an art forgery?
Financial experts share tips and insights to help manage artist debt while budgeting for a creative business and lifestyle.
In this article, we discuss international copyright treaties, the minimum protection you may see from countries across the globe, as well as the enhanced rights only available in the United States.
Experiencing rejection as an artist is a part of the job. Here, we talk to five artists and creatives on how they power through rejection and self-doubt.