Monthly Archives: February 2011

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Suggestions for Writing your Artist’s Statement

I purposely did not call this post “how to write an artist’s statement.” Because the answer is, there is no definitive right or wrong way to write an artist’s statement. The main purpose of an artist’s statement is to augment

Image source  http://www.sxc.hu/photo/347344

Suggestions for Writing your Artist’s Statement

I purposely did not call this post “how to write an artist’s statement.” Because the answer is, there is no definitive right or wrong way to write an artist’s statement. The main purpose of an artist’s statement is to augment

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Online Resources for Artists

  Artist’s Legal Outreach The Artist’s Legal Outreach is an indispensable resource for British Columbia and Canadian Artists. Run by volunteers of lawyers, law students, and many others, the ALO offers clinics on artist’s legal issues, non-profit charity legal issues,

1260787_20061053

Online Resources for Artists

  Artist’s Legal Outreach The Artist’s Legal Outreach is an indispensable resource for British Columbia and Canadian Artists. Run by volunteers of lawyers, law students, and many others, the ALO offers clinics on artist’s legal issues, non-profit charity legal issues,

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The Effective (and Respectful) Email Blast for Artists

Sending out emails or an email blast to friends, clients, and fans is a great way for artists to self-promote. Below are a few tips about what to include, what not to include, and how to respect people’s inboxes. 1.

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The Effective (and Respectful) Email Blast for Artists

Sending out emails or an email blast to friends, clients, and fans is a great way for artists to self-promote. Below are a few tips about what to include, what not to include, and how to respect people’s inboxes. 1.

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Essential Information for Choosing Mat Board

WHY MAT YOUR ARTWORK? Matting your paper artworks or photographs has two main benefits: 1. The mat holds the surface of your artwork away from your glazing (usually glass or plexi-glass). If artwork touches the glazing surface, it will eventually

Photo by JamesKidsArts

Essential Information for Choosing Mat Board

WHY MAT YOUR ARTWORK? Matting your paper artworks or photographs has two main benefits: 1. The mat holds the surface of your artwork away from your glazing (usually glass or plexi-glass). If artwork touches the glazing surface, it will eventually

How to Write an Artist’s CV in 10 Steps

A CV or curriculum vitae is an overview of your artistic professional history and achievements. Although it looks similar to a resume, it contains different elements which are only related to your artistic professional practice. One mistake emerging artists often

How to Write an Artist’s CV in 10 Steps

A CV or curriculum vitae is an overview of your artistic professional history and achievements. Although it looks similar to a resume, it contains different elements which are only related to your artistic professional practice. One mistake emerging artists often

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Choosing Hardware to Hang Artwork

Many hardware options and methods exist for hanging different artworks. The following hardware and hanging examples are meant as a guideline for those wanting to hang their own artwork, however, please keep in mind that every individual project is different.

Hanging hooks

Choosing Hardware to Hang Artwork

Many hardware options and methods exist for hanging different artworks. The following hardware and hanging examples are meant as a guideline for those wanting to hang their own artwork, however, please keep in mind that every individual project is different.

Twitter Users With Great Arts-Related Content

Twitter is an excellent way to keep up with art news and events. Below are a short selection of Twitter users in Vancouver and Canada who regularly post quality, informative arts-related content. @AllianceArts The Alliance for Arts and Culture is

Twitter Users With Great Arts-Related Content

Twitter is an excellent way to keep up with art news and events. Below are a short selection of Twitter users in Vancouver and Canada who regularly post quality, informative arts-related content. @AllianceArts The Alliance for Arts and Culture is