Have You Considered Leasing Your Artwork?

A downpayment is taken at the start of the lease, and monthly payments are made through auto-pay rather than go through the hassle of invoicing.

Confessions of a Professional Art Gallery Closer

Heartfelt advice for artists on the essence of making sales from a long-time expert in the business.

Anatomy of a Call for Artwork

The language of art calls is stilted. Curators, gallery owners, art center administrators and university professors use specific forms.

Your Greatest Asset in Finding Gallery Representation

How do you sift through the thousands of galleries out there to find those suitable for you and your work?

Portrait of a Curator

Cynthia Fountain, Director of Artetude Gallery in Asheville, NC shares her story and some of the finer points of curating an exhibit.

Gallery Interview: Cowley Fine Art

Running a gallery is very much like creating art. You start with a vision and as you progress, the vision changes and evolves.

Gallery Interview: Jay Etkin Gallery

Overall, Jay Etkin is very optimistic about selling artwork. But, he also feels that the future of galleries is shifting dramatically.

Gallery Interview: ArtHaus

An interview with ArtHaus gallerists James Bacchi and Annette Schutz of  ArtHaus in Francisco. 

Building an Art Community

Artist Judith HeartSong, Executive Director of Capitol Arts Network shares insights on the benefits of a community for artists.

Promoting Artists in a Pop Up Gallery

Pop ups are a great way to spread the word about your art. It takes a lot of time to prepare for what is typically only a handful of days presence in the shop!

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Entering Art Competitions

Entering art competitions can be stressful and confusing. John R. Math shares this guide to help you avoid mistakes.

A Gallery Owner’s View: Realities of the Art Business

Suzanne Connors, owner of SaxArt Gallery in North Carolina, talks about success, overexposure, and partnering with artists.

A Gallery Owner’s View: What Artists Need to Know

Art gallery owner Suzanne Connors speaks frankly about what artists must know to work with galleries for mutual success. 

Top 10 Ways that Galleries Find Artists

Puzzled as to how to connect with galleries? It doesn’t have to be a mystery. A survey of gallery owners reveals the best ways to connect and be found.