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.
Copyright duration keeps getting longer, primarily due to Disney wanting to keep Mickey Mouse under copyright protection. Here’s how they did it.
Every artist or photographer should use a licensing agreement when contracted to create new work. Download your free licensing agreement here.
If you’ve secured that important sit-down with a potential collector, arts journalist, or gallerist, be prepared to answer these common artist interview questions during your initial meeting.
A successful art entrepreneur understands that an artist business plan is critical for success. Here’s a step-by-step guide to create your own.
About 375,000 visual artists claim to be self-employed yet many don’t realize that their personal assets can be at risk. Find out how opening a corporation can help protect you.
Technology and art are intersecting in more ways than ever, and today’s art startups are […]
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By sticking to the tenets of the social media pyramid, artists on social media can develop an engaged audience.
Trump’s H1B visa shakedown means you may need to hire a foreign creative as an independent contractor. Here’s how to avoid any legal issues.
Most artists are used to expressing themselves in creative ways, but fewer understand the importance of expressing who they are in words. In this article, we’ll review the creating an artist bio while offering some useful tips on its content.
The art market represents a $45 billion-dollar global industry that is driven by a quickly evolving art gallery business model. We explore the everyday operations and challenges of running an art gallery business.
There are a variety of challenges facing today’s art entrepreneur, but they don’t have to sidetrack an art business.
Your best ideas are only as good as how well you can sell them, and mastering the art of the pitch presentation takes time, research, and devotion.
From cementing your personal branding to building a digital portfolio highlighting your best work, here's how you land the top freelance gigs available.
From keeping an art archive to keep your studio organized to developing a sleek art catalog for sales, artists should incorporate an organizational routine if they're looking to grow their business.
When preparing to present your services to a potential client, what should go into your pitch deck? From services offered to payment schedules, here's how to create a deck that lands the gig.
Organizing an art meetup is an excellent way to build community. We sit down with the founders of successful initiatives like the Portland Artist Network and the Rural America Contemporary Art Group.
As the prevalence of augmented reality technology continues to rise, more creatives look to incorporate it into their practice. Companies like Poplar are looking to support AR creatives.
From album cover art to costumes and set designs, pairing an artist and musician for an ongoing collaboration is a wonderful way to expand both their networks.
Creating an artist newsletter ensures your creative content is seen by your fans. From building a subscriber list to email marketing services, our tips will get you up to speed on creating your own.
What do you do when your artwork quote or freelance rates aren't automatically accepted by a potential client? Our negotiation strategies will help artists and creatives sort out a tricky financial agreement.
Building an art collection that supports emerging artists can be a thrilling endeavor for collectors operating across genres and price points.
How will the new Tax Cuts & Jobs Act affect freelance creative business owners? We break down whether your business might benefit from a sole proprietorship or LLC arrangement.
Finding an arts organization or art collector interested in sponsoring your work is an important accomplishment. Here's how to keep those patrons engaged and inspired by your work.
Avoid common pitfalls when signing an art contract by familiarizing yourself with the art law terms that arise most frequently.
Bloggers should follow the fair use doctrine in order to avoid infringement issues on copyrighted images.
The CASE act presents more opportunities for emerging artists to recover under copyright infringement claims. Here's how you can use it to your advantage.
Trump's H1B visa shakedown means you may need to hire a foreign creative as an independent contractor. Here's how to avoid any legal issues.
Artist Bang Geul Han discusses Electronic Integrated Art, major influences and the trouble with being an interdisciplinary artist.
Photographer Debi Cornwall talks about being a civil rights attorney, CFEVA, and how she got started with photography.
Sculptor Syd Carpenter on working as an ornamental gardener, Fellowship programs and the challenges of being a Philadelphia artist.
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.
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.
From purchasing art multiples to scouring benefit art auctions, here are some tested approaches to collecting art on a budget.
Taking a look at the historic connection between art and fashion, we examine how art is incorporated into fashion curriculums today.
VR art has long been seeping into the world, but new startups like Cappasity and Orangenius are utilizing AR to change the way people view and purchase artwork.