Selling Art Without Galleries: Toward Making a Living from Your Art

Selling Art Without Galleries: Toward Making a Living from Your Art

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by Daniel Grant
     
 

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The first guide to selling art independently. This comprehensive resource shows artists how to make a living from their art—without relying on galleries. Through interviews with a range of successful artists, readers will learn how to write about their own work, how to arrange and curate exhibits, how to work in nonprofit arts spaces, how to determine when and if

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The first guide to selling art independently. This comprehensive resource shows artists how to make a living from their art—without relying on galleries. Through interviews with a range of successful artists, readers will learn how to write about their own work, how to arrange and curate exhibits, how to work in nonprofit arts spaces, how to determine when and if to advertised artwork for sale, and how to exhibit in non-art spaces. Artists will also find useful information for marketing their work, including photographing and framing, selling at art fairs, getting into juried shows, and selling over the Internet. Selling Art Without Galleries empowers artists everywhere to take control over their careers and find a market for their art. • Easy-to-follow, in-depth advice on the marketing of art • Follow-up to The Business of Being an Artist—35,000 copies sold! • Exclusive information on "thinking outside the gallery" from other artists

Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581158236
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
09/21/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
951,735
File size:
437 KB

Meet the Author

Daniel Grant, a contributing editor for American Artist magazine, is the author of six books, including The Artist’s Guide—Making It in New York City, The Business of Being an Artist, How to Grow as an Artist, and The Fine Artist’s Career Guide. His articles and essays have appeared in many major publications. He lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.

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Selling Art Without Galleries: Toward Making a Living from Your Art 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
DonnaWalsh More than 1 year ago
Good information, with lots of references and quotes by those active in all areas of the art market. I will be referring back to this book often.. It has already help[ed me in starting my online gallery http://art-evolution-gallery.artistwebsites.com/