Artists find that sharing political art or views on social websites can sometimes have negative consequences for their art careers.
Find out why Sotheby's Institute grads are uniquely positioned to excel in the art business.
There are a variety of challenges facing today's art entrepreneur, but they don't have to sidetrack an art business.
Whether you want to collect art or already run an art business, these collecting tips can help you fine-tune your mission.
The launch of creative platform Orangenius drew creatives eager to launch their art business or find rewarding art careers.
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.
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 Tremaine Foundation's Heather Pontonio tells Artrepreneur how students can use career resource centers to launch their art careers.
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.
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...
Most artists are used to expressing themselves in creative ways, but fewer understand the importance of expressing who they are in words. In this article, we'll review the creating an artist bio while offering some useful tips on its content.
Launching your own art startup can be scary. Here are a few tips and online resources that may help.
Are you ready to expand your art business? Here's what you need to know about hiring and terminating employees, employee retirement plans and vacation and sick leave.
Just because you don't possess any artistic abilities – or just because you haven’t made it as an artist yet – doesn't mean you...
Artists successfully running their own art business may be ready to hire an employee. We've covered everything you need to know, from tax requirements to insurance obligations.
In this article, we'll review a key example of publicity and privacy issues, and what you need to know to keep your photography in the clear.
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.
Most artists will tell you that the hardest part of their job is trying to sell their artwork to the masses. Sure, they love...
Photographers are uniquely positioned within the art world to earn money through various revenue streams. Here's how you find work.
In this article, we’ll a type of insurance that you’ll want to think about as you build your art business – health insurance for artists.
The term “starving artist” has long been part of our lexicon, signifying the significant struggle artists face bringing their creative work to market. For...
About 375,000 visual artists claim to be self-employed yet many don't realize that their personal assets can be at risk. Find out how opening a corporation can help protect you.
Last week, we discussed model releases, and an example concerning a model whose image was being used by a company in a more liberal...
3D printing is a relatively new art form is sweeping the internet and worrying designers and Hollywood executives alike. Along with the advent of...
Fine art Photographer Arne Svenson spent a year secretly taking photos of the Fosters, a family living across the street from his home. Does the Foster's Right to Privacy outweigh Svenson's Freedom of Expression?
Think artists can't afford to hire lawyers? Actually, artists can't afford to not have one by their side. Here's four reasons why.
It has become a common refrain among lawyers who represent photographers and other artists that it is important to register your work with the...
If you’re serious about running an art business, you'll need insurance. Click to find out why and which kind you need.
Running a successful creative venture often involves understanding business just as keenly as you learn your craft, and for artists and gallery owners facing...
Obtaining music licensing rights for videos is difficult but those that don't receive them are putting themselves and their customers at risk of a copyright infringement lawsuit.