Featured Artist Trevor Keen

“Animals in Plane” Cover Illustration for Crain’s New York about a NYC airport having a special terminal just for flights carrying animals, Photoshop, Various Sizes by artist Trevor Keen. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Energetic and humorous, these stylized illustrations by artist Trevor Keen are designed for a variety of different clientele. Visit his website to see more.     I am an illustrator and animator with over twenty years of … [Read more]

Featured Artist Susan Hurwitch

“Between the Blooms” Mixed Media Collage, 36” x 36” by artist Susan Hurwitch. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Susan Hurwitch found her artistic voice in the art of mixed media and collage, where she expresses a love of color and texture. Enjoy more of her art by visiting her website.     From a very early age, I was fascinated by … [Read more]

Featured Artist Sylvia Cohen

"Maybe" Acrylic on Canvas, 30" x 40" by artist Sylvia Cohen. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Sylvia Cohen combines line drawing with splashes of color to create expressive and dynamic portraits. Visit her website to learn more about this artist and her passion.     My goal is to create paintings that are simply … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mishel Schwartz

“Sweetness and Light” Alcohol Ink on Yupo, 22” x 22” by artist Mishel Schwartz. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Canadian Mishel Schwartz’s alcohol ink art is sensually rich with color, movement and form. Discover more of her work by visiting her website.     When I was a young girl, I used to hide near the entrance to my parents' studio … [Read more]

Art Business Planning with a Reality Check

Elizabeth Hulings, Director of The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists

by Carolyn Edlund Artist advocate, strategist and educator Elizabeth Hulings talks about dreaming big, trusting yourself and staying balanced in your art business.     Elizabeth Hulings grew up in a household knowing that it is … [Read more]

Featured Artist Nikkie Markle

"Egret at Riva Row" Acrylic on Canvas, 24" x 30" by artist Nikkie Markle. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Nikkie Markle expresses a deep appreciation for the environment and her love of nature through bright and joyful paintings. See more of her work by visiting her website.     I first began painting in college as a way to … [Read more]

Featured Artist Rick Berk

"Sunrise Over the East End" Digital Photograph, Various Sizes by artist Rick Berk. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

The landscape photography of artist Rick Berk captures the senses with vivid color, dramatic perspective and a sense of place. Visit his website to see more.     I picked up my first serious camera as a college student to fulfill … [Read more]

Featured Artist Katia Bulbenko

“Blossom” Acrylic, Wood, Painted and Printed Silk, Synthetic Fiber, Thread and Beads on Canvas, 6” x 6” by artist Katia Bulbenko. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Katia Bulbenko creates intriguing mixed media assemblages using a variety of techniques that blur the line between painting and sculpture. Visit her website to learn more.     I’m a multidisciplinary artist, combining … [Read more]

Featured Artist Shel Waldman

"Rising of the Spirit Bird" Native American Art, Mixed Media, 18" x 28" by artist Shel Waldman. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Shel Waldman’s Native American art focuses on the connection between humanity and nature, evoking a sense of deep spirituality. Learn more by visiting his website.     Living and growing up in the diverse neighborhoods of East … [Read more]

Sell Art in the Hospitality Market

Barbara Krupp paintings at Hilton Downtown, Columbus, OH

by Carolyn Edlund Is your work a good fit for the hospitality market? Buyers in this sector are always in need of art.   You may have heard talk about selling your artwork by displaying in restaurants and similar spaces. But venues in … [Read more]

Featured Artist Laura den Hertog

"Enamor" Oil on Canvas, 40" x 30" by artist Laura den Hertog. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Laura den Hertog believes in the restorative power of nature. Her stunning landscapes convey serenity and beauty. Visit her website to learn more.     Let’s go for a walk. We will breathe in the fresh air, take off our … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gail Golden

Artist Gail Golden found her voice and passion in the art of jewelry-making. Learn more by visiting her website.     I had a very active upbringing in Idaho and Montana, and now live in New Mexico. I loved exploring the outdoors, … [Read more]

Featured Artist Terry Orletsky

"Grain Elevator" Acrylic on Canvas, 24" x 18" by artist Terry Orletsky. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Dreamlike landscape paintings by artist Terry Orletsky share the majesty of nature with dramatic contrast of earth and sky. See more by visiting his website.     Turner and Monet provide great inspiration. Their work glows with … [Read more]

Top Art Fairs in America 2019

La Quinta Art Fair, one of the top-voted art fairs 2019 in the U.S. Find the list at www.ArtsyShark.com

by guest blogger Connie Mettler Art Fair Calendar has announced the results of its 7th annual "America's Best Art Fairs" survey. This is the only national online look at the country's juried art fairs and craft shows, designed to increase art fair … [Read more]