Finding Your Artistic Voice

A recent conversation with photographer/teacher Karen Hutton ranged deeply into understanding and sharing one’s artistic voice, and the opportunity we have to act as cultural visionaries.

50 Things Artists Can Do While Self-Isolated

The Coronavirus pandemic has led to a cascade of event cancellations and the loss of opportunities for many artists and self-isolation. What do we do now?

Artists and Legacy Planning

How important is it to plan for your art career to outlive you? Elizabeth Hulings, heir and manager of her artist father’s estate, explains how to prepare for your artist legacy.

Artists on Climate Change

Each of these artists make bold visual statements about the dangers to our environment, using their own unique voice and creativity to make impact.

How One Artist Exploded Her Social Media Following

Potter Julie Spako didn’t start out to become a social media start, but she found a method of building an enormous following on Instagram and Pinterest, which has increased her sales.

Conversation with an Art Dealer

Lianne Pierce is a British curator and founder of Rhoko online gallery. We recently spoke about her experience, direction and thoughts about the evolution of the art world and new collectors.

New Report on the Working Artist

This groundbreaking new report explodes myths about visual artists. It measures their impact on the economy and society, and reveals the importance of business education to their success.

Become an Art Collector

Guest writer and color expert Amy Wax shares compelling reasons to become an art collector.

5 Ways to Grow Your Art Business

Working as an artist and growing a successful business at the same time can feel overwhelming. Use these tips to stay focused, consistent and motivated.

Featured Artist Kathryn Rutherford

Artist Kathryn Rutherford uses storytelling elements in her complex realistic paintings. Enjoy her portfolio and learn more by visiting her website.     Born and raised in Ontario, Canada, I’ve always preferred to draw and paint realistically. That ability came in handy when, at age fifteen, I began my professional fine art career by painting […]

Call for Artists, Autumn 2019

Artsy Shark is now accepting applications from artists who are interested in being featured in an individual portfolio article.

What Artists Should Know About Outsourcing

As an artist, your most valuable time is spent in the studio. How can you get the help you need to run the rest of your business?

Art Business Checklist & Cheat Sheet

Building an art business? You will need knowledge, planning, organization and presentation skills. Here’s our checklist with links to articles on many topics.

12 Key Resources for Artist Opportunities

This list shares 12 website directories with listings for visual artists. Find opportunities for exhibitions, competitions, art shows, residencies, classes, studio space and more.