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    Artexpo New York, the largest art fair in the country, is an indispensable fair platform for international galleries. The post Artexpo Art Fair in New York Attracts Big Crowds, Sales appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

  • Understanding How to Collect Art Will Help You Sell It

    Whether you want to collect art or already run an art business, these collecting tips can help you fine-tune your mission. The post Understanding How to Collect Art Will Help You Sell It appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

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  • Orangenius Launch Draws Creatives From Every Sector

    The launch of creative platform Orangenius drew creatives eager to launch their art business or find rewarding art careers. The post Orangenius Launch Draws Creatives From Every Sector appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

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  • How A Freelance Creative Can Save with Tax Deductions

    Find out how a freelance creative working as a 1099 independent contractor can make certain tax deductions when they register their business as an LLC. The post How A Freelance Creative Can Save with Tax Deductions appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

  • Houben R.T. and The Art of Money: How The Artist Engages Wall Street

    Houben R.T.'s 'money images' are turning the artist into a Wall Street sensation. Artepreneur sits down with the artist and art entrepreneur. The post Houben R.T. and The Art of Money: How The Artist Engages Wall Street appeared first on […]

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  • Michael Hafftka’s Advice to Emerging Young Artists

    Michael Hafftka is among the most prolific artists of his generation. Here, Hafftka discusses his career while offering advice to young artists and art entrepreneurs. The post Michael Hafftka’s Advice to Emerging Young Artists appeared first […]

  • Hiring for Your Art Business? Seven Steps for Success

    Hiring the right creative people for your art business is no easy feat, but following our formulaic approach to hiring can make the process simpler. The post Hiring for Your Art Business? Seven Steps for Success appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

  • NYFA’s Art Entrepreneurship Program Simplifies Art Business

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  • Art Careers Can Start at Your College’s Career Resource Center

    The Tremaine Foundation's Heather Pontonio tells Artrepreneur how students can use career resource centers to launch their art careers. The post Art Careers Can Start at Your College’s Career Resource Center appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

  • Crafting Your Artist Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Guide

    A successful art entrepreneur understands that an artist business plan is critical for success. Here's a step-by-step guide to create your own. The post Crafting Your Artist Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Guide appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

  • Art Walks Put California on Parade

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  • The Future is Bright, Say Art Entrepreneurs

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  • Eight Artist in Residence Programs to Launch Your Career

    We’ve previously reviewed how important it is to craft a bio and resume that details your art career, and today we’ll discuss one essential element that’s sure to make your career stand out: the Artist in Residence. Artist in […]

  • Write an Artist Bio to Get Noticed

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  • Expanding Your Art Business Beyond You [Part 2]

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  • Expanding Your Art Business Beyond You

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    Selling and negotiating can be very intimidating. Fear not! Here are some common sense tips to negotiation that can help you get what you want. The post Getting What You Want: Basic Negotiation Tips For Creatives appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

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  • Why Galleries Should Get Down with Art Fairs [A Useful Guide]

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  • Your All Access Pass to Art Basel

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  • Get Your Networking on at Miami Art Week

    Miami Art Week is the perfect time for artists to network and gather contacts to keep building an art business. Check out five events primed to bring new opportunities. The post Get Your Networking on at Miami Art Week appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

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    The Garment District Alliance has worked hard to evolve the area from a faded industrial center to a revitalized business district committed to bringing art to the streets. The post The Garment District: From Buttons and Bows to a Home for Art […]

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    A cross-country road trip provides plenty of opportunities to create art. The post United States of the Art: Six Destinations for the Great American Road Trip appeared first on Artrepreneur. […]

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