Featured Artist ashar

Gently Falling

Enjoy the stunning abstract portfolio of British artist ashar. Visit her website for more from this talented artist.     I am driven to paint like all creatives. It is what I do. I feel I cannot live unless I can paint. Am I … [Read more]

Evolution of an Artist Salon

A display of artwork at "The Happening"

by guest blogger Samantha Levin Events for artists to show and share and network with their community have lots of benefits. New York artist and agent Samantha Levin describes how an artist salon happens, and how it can … [Read more]

Featured Artist Beni Gassenbauer


Israeli artist Beni Gassenbauer beautifully captures the light and atmosphere of the city he loves. See more of his watercolor portfolio by visiting his website.     I am a figurative watercolor painter. I was born in France in … [Read more]

Featured Artist Kerri Warner

Office Party

Kerri Warner presents her delightful collection of mixed media works. Enjoy, and visit her website for more from this talented artist.     My family introduced me to the arts and made them an integral part of my life. My … [Read more]

Call for Featured Artists – Fall, 2014

Featured Artist Collage 3 Aug 14

Artsy Shark needs 36 new artists to feature and promote this fall and winter. Interested in being featured? Submissions are now being accepted. Deadline is midnight, August 21, 2014.      Visual artists in any medium who … [Read more]

Featured Artist K. Velis Turan

Brooklyn Bridge #1

Enjoy the New York themes presented in fiber artist K. Velis Turan's portfolio, and visit her website to see more of her work.     I have been an “art worker” for much of my life, doing publication layout and design for … [Read more]

Put Your Business Cards Away

business card collage

by Mckenna Hallett Why simply giving your business card to interested prospects is the worst thing you can do.     Okay, I know you clicked to see what the heck is this all about. You think I am going to trick you into some … [Read more]

Featured Artist Leslie White

Pedernales River

Artist Leslie White presents her compelling portfolio of watercolor landscapes. Enjoy, and visit her website for more information.     I am intrigued by the idea of special place and the connection between environment and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gerard Frances


Parisian artist Gerard Frances presents his compelling portfolio of photography, digital art and collage. He invites you to visit his website to see more of his work.     The language of poetry and art is the only way to express … [Read more]

Where to Buy Art Online

Vango Website Screenshot

by Carolyn Edlund Interested in acquiring a piece art? Online shoppers have hundreds of choices, such as those listed in Artsy Shark's comprehensive directory of websites that sell artwork.     From folk art to digital … [Read more]

Featured Artist Alexandra Averbach


Painter Alexandra Averbach captures the stunning beauty of flowers in her work. Enjoy her serene portfolio and find out more about this artist by visiting her website.     I have been involved in art since early childhood. Some … [Read more]

Art Business Workshop Fall Lineup

workshop 2014 collage

by Carolyn Edlund Ready to make the commitment to launching or growing your small business as an artist? Make an investment in your future by joining me at one of  these upcoming workshops on the business of art. Presented by The Arts … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dennis Crayon

Ripped Grapes

Enjoy the fascinating portfolio of artist Dennis Crayon and be sure to visit his website to see more of his work.     Painting as a contemporary realist means my work is more accessible to viewers. In both subject matter and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Dorothy Bury Shaw

"Wiser, Stronger, Braver" Archival Inks on Premium Acid Free Papers 9" x 12" (2014)

Artist Dorothy Bury Shaw uses her artwork to take the viewer on a spiritual journey. Enjoy, and visit her website to see more of her portfolio.     Born and raised in Chicago, I graduated from the Chicago Academy of Fine Art for … [Read more]