Art Shows and Exhibitions

Art shows and exhibitions are the stage for you to let you artistic brilliance shine for all the world to see, BUT, there’s so much more to it than just whacking a painting on the wall and expecting hordes of fans to turn up to shove wads of cash in your hand. The knowledge hints and tips in this category are hard won through real exhibition experience. Use wisely.

How to Get in an Art Gallery Without Trying (and how I did it twice)

You’ve stood outside the gallery and gazed in just wishing that your artworks could be in there, under the bright halogen lights that make every artwork look like its worth a million dollars. If only the gallery director would see your work, if only he would give you a chance, then your dreams could come true. Is its really possible? Could it happen? Well yes it can, but first you have to go under the radar!

How to hang an art exhibition

And so the time has come… Exhibition day is almost upon you. You’ve loaded up the back of your compact car with all your artworks in such a way that you would think that your vehicle¬†must defy the laws of the universe by having more interior space than is indicated by its exterior dimensions. Rear […]

Where to hold your First Solo Exhibition

The dream of many aspiring art superstars is to hold an exhibition in a commercial gallery, imagining that the Gallery will take care of everything, instantly sell your artwork to their large client base and make you a H-U-G-E success, however, for many beginners and independent minded artists, holding your own exhibition in a space […]

Who is the Audience for Your Art?

If you are going to sell your art it would be useful to know who your art is really for. That way you can concentrate you marketing and promotions efforts on the people most likely to buy it. Is your art for the locals in your town? art collectors? industry bigwigs? home decorators? cat owners? […]

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