Born in South Korea, Philadelphia-based artist Mi-Kyoung Lee weaves fiber and plastic to create ethereal sculptures that meditate on labor and domesticity.
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.
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.
As virtual reality takes hold of the film industry, artists, galleries, and cultural institutions are incorporating VR art as a component of their program or practice. We take a look at this growing trend in the art world.
Throughout history, artists have held a pop up gallery exhibition as an intrepid way of drawing attention to their work. Here's why you shouldn't wait for a gallery to come knocking.
Are you an artist wondering how to start a nonprofit? From registering a 501c3 to organizing a board, here's what it takes to launch art nonprofits.
The Garment District Alliance is making a new home for art and creative business. Here are some of the initiatives that are re-shaping the way visitors experience the district's public art offerings.
From Solo Art Fair to the Garment District Alliance, these open calls give artists an opportunity to showcase and sell their work to an international audience.
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.
Artist Borbay shares his approach for pricing artwork and reveals the secrets behind his popular contemporary art pricing chart.
Many artists use Spotify as a powerful art marketing tool. We break down how can you capitalize on this tool and drive more followers to your work.
Launching a crowdfunding campaign is a unique solution to fund your creative projects, but a successful campaign can be elusive. We dive deep into what works best for independent artists.
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.
Artrepreneur sits down with NYAA grad Matthew Alfonso Durante and talk about rural Wisconsin, coming to New York and comic books.
On the heels of a fellowship at CFEVA, print artist Amze Emmons shares why an artist's career trajectory should include some outside-the-box creative projects.
Celine Mo, the co-director of Brooklyn art gallery Victori + Mo, shares what she finds most compelling in the contemporary art world today.
Is creativity an innate skill, or can it be taught? University of the Arts CEO David Yager reflects on how to boost creativity no matter the workplace in a recent interview with [email protected]
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.
We take a look at how art collectors determine what works to purchase and examine their motivations for crafting a curated art collection.