All posts filed under: Art

MidWeek Update: Art Business Conference

11.14.18 Hello! Just a few things to drop on you. First, Artsy Shark has sent me an email for an art business conference. It looks promising. Here take a look for yourselves… Credit source: The Clarks Hulings Fund Art-Business Conference Conquer the Changing Marketplace February 1 – 2, 2019Fort Lauderdale, Florida Art is a Business, and Artists Should Run It The marketplace is changing—not just technology, but HOW art is marketed, bought, and sold. You, the Artist, are at the center of this. Take charge of your career, mesmerize your audience, maximize your extraordinary professional advantages and Sell-Sell-Sell. This is going to be an amazing event. Tickets are on sale now. Get your ticket early for the best rate!Early Bird Price (Now!): $295From November 15: $345From January 1: $395 For those interested, here is the link to this event: https://clarkshulingsfund.org/events/florida/.    Image source: unknown Advertisements

Just In Update*: Artsty Shark Looking for Featured Artists

10.27.18 Just saw this information recently. Artsy Shark is looking for Featured Artists for their website. The deadline is November 1. So for those of you who would or want to be featured, this is your opportunity! Here are the details from their website… Credit source: Artsy Shark   Artsy Shark is seeking 48 artists to feature and promote in the coming months and has issued a Call for Artists to receive submissions. Artists creating work that falls into the categories of painting, drawing, sculpture, clay, fiber, glass, wood, printmaking, jewelry and other mediums are invited to apply for consideration. Featured articles present each artist’s story, inspiration, technique, and portfolio. All features are promoted heavily through social media and email to our wide audience. Each article is permanent, and always shareable. Since 2010, more than 1,200 artist features have been published, and are viewable in our “Featured Artist Gallery” which can be found here. Selection is made through a competitive juried process, with a fee of $20 to apply. Not all artists will be selected. Artists who …

Scary Saturday: Artwork

10.20.18 Stories, short film, now artwork. I’ve been scouring to find scary and disturbing artwork for this October. Here are several that might scare, creep, or make you squirm.                 Like what you see with these artworks? I hope so. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be blessed. Image source:

MidWeek Update: Calling All Artists…

10.17.18 Hello everyone! Its been a minute since I posted anything from the Art Show website (www.artshow.com), but there is a wealth of contests to pass along to you. Take a look… Credit source: http://www.artshow.com Call for Artists The Monterey Peninsula College Art Dept. (Monterey, CA) seeks proposals from artists all across the U.S. for exhibitions in the Art Gallery, August 2019 through May 2020. Open to all media: painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry and metal arts, and digital media. We enjoy exhibiting high-quality art which challenges traditional ideas, employs experimental methods and ideas, and fosters critical discussion. Exhibits in pairs, groups or solo are welcome. $25 entry fee. Deadline: October 31, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 831-402-8234.   Emerging Artists 2019 SlowArt Productions announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, February 27 – March 23, 2019, at Limner Gallery in Hudson, NY. Artist of the Year Publication Award. Juror: Limner Gallery Director. Open to all artists working in all media. $35 entry fee. Deadline: October 31, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 518-828-2343.   StoriesToArt 2018 …

MidWeek Update: National Artists Marketing Project Conference

10.3.18 Hey there found something of interests. The National Arts Marketing Project Conference is being held in Seattle next month, November 9-12, 2018. For those interested here is the information below. Credit source: NAMP   Register     |     Schedule     |     Housing and Travel     |     NAMPC Home NAMPC is all about coming together: 650+ arts marketers who share your challenges, fight the same fights and know the hard work it takes for arts marketing to succeed. A community of social media experts, communication gurus, and designers who bring more art to more people. This November 9-12, you owe it to yourself and your organization to connect, get inspired, and explore the latest in digital marketing, storytelling, equity and more with arts marketers just like you. Register by October 26 for the 2018 NAMP Conference to save money on 4 days of keynotes, sessions, preconferences, and events across Seattle. NAMPC Breaks Out of the Hotel! The most popular offering from NAMPC 2017 is making a comeback! At this year’s National Arts Marketing Project Conference, we …

MidWeek Update: Governors Island Art Fair 2018

9. 19. 18 I almost forgot to tell and share this with you. If you’re in the NYC area and want to see some good art, The Governors Island Art Fair 2018 is the place to go. It’s every weekend in the month of September. This will be the third weekend. You still have a chance to check it out… Credit source: 4Heads Hours & Admission September 1 – 30, 2018Saturdays and Sundays, 11am – 6pm Admission is Free8-minute ferry ride to Governors Island:•  Adult – $3 (free before 11:30 AM)•  Seniors – $1 (free before 11:30 AM)•  Children under 13 – Free•  IDNYC Holders – Free•  Military Personnel – Free Catalogues:  $20 Location & Transportation Governors Island, Colonels RowBldg. 405, 406, 407 and 408Just follow the signs marked Colonels Row to the buildings with the yellow and orange banners. From Manhattan:The Governors Island Ferry departs from the Battery Maritime Building located at 10 South Street, adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry in Lower Manhattan. The ferry terminal is accessible as follows: By Subway – 1 to South Ferry station, 4, 5 to Bowling …

Weeknd Updates: Artsy Shark & Arts Business Summit

9. 8. 18 One last post for you guys. Courtesy of Artsy Shark, this is an Arts Business Summit taking place next month in West Virginia. Credit source: Artsy Shark   West Virginia Tamarack Foundation for the Arts and Arts Business Institute present a professional development event for artists & makers October 12-13, 2018   Canaan Valley Resort 230 Main Lodge Rd, Davis, WV 26260 Join us in beautiful West Virginia for an intensive two-day summit focused on growing your creative small business. This program teaches practical, actionable strategies. Schedule at a Glance Friday, October 12th 9:30 a.m.  Registration  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.    Creative Marketing Strategies – Carolyn Edlund 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.    Pricing for Profit – Rosen/Edlund 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.      Lunch Break 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.        Niche and Alternative Markets – Wendy Rosen 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.       The Corporate Art/Interior Design Market – Carolyn Edlund 3:30 p.m.  – 5:30 p.m.       Individual Artist Consultations (pre-scheduled)  Saturday, October 13th 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.     Making Work that Sells– Wendy Rosen 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.    Sales Strategies …

Weeknd Update: NY ART BOOK FAIR

9. 8. 18 Hello Weekend! I live for them because you can rest and have time to enjoy the activities that the weekend offers. For example, the NY Art Book Fair that is coming later this month in where else? NYC. Below you can get a heads up on this event… Credit source: NY Art Book Fair   Printed Matter, Inc. presents THE NY ART BOOK FAIR September 21-23, 2018 Preview: Thursday, September 20, 6-9pm Purchase your preview ticket here. Printed Matter Members receive free entry to the preview. Please present your membership card at the door. To join as a Member, click here. Free entrance HOURS AND LOCATION Preview Thursday, September 20, 6-9pm (Ticketed) Friday, September  21, 1-7pm Saturday, September 22, 11am-9pm Sunday, September 23, 11am-7pm MoMA PS1 is located at 22-25 Jackson Avenue on 46th Avenue, Long Island City, NY. Exhibitor applications for the NY Art Book Fair 2018 are now closed. Printed Matter presents the thirteenth annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 21 – 23, 2018, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. The …