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.

A Top Artist Advocate Speaks

Arts leader and advocate Rickie Leiter has worked tirelessly to provide support and resources for artists of all types. She offers her views on the current state of the industry and what artists need to know.

Simple Techniques for Great Art Displays

Two experts share their best advice for creating displays that present art with impact.

Call for Artists, Autumn 2019

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

An Interior Designer Talks About Selecting Art

Art is an integral part of decor, setting the mood and reflecting the interests of the owner. What do interior designers consider when choosing art?

Why Do People Buy Art?

Art fills many practical functions in customer’s lives, but other factors are part of the decision, too.

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.

Featured Artist Gretchen Serrano

Artist Gretchen KISH Serrano creates abstract pet portraits using a dynamic and memorable drip painting technique.

How to Use Testimonials to Sell More Art

Testimonials can be quotes from your existing customers who have a positive experience to share about how your art has enhanced their lives.

How an Entrepreneur Built an Online Wearable Art Business

Israeli entrepreneur Shahaf Gal runs Bones and Balloons, a fun, contemporary clothing and accessories company that sells wearables featuring colorful collage designs.

Artists, Do You Want to Write a Book?

You are most likely a full-time artist who wants to write a book because you have information and/or an experience you want to share with others, and you believe it will have an impact.

Virginia Art-Business Conference

The Virginia Art-Business Conference is scheduled for November 7, 8 and 9, 2019 and includes both an art industry event and a two-day immersive business training program for working artists.