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Ask the Art Professor: How Can an Artist Bypass Galleries and Sell Directly to Their Audience?

Clara Lieu | Posted 07.31.2014 | Arts
Clara Lieu

While in-person events can be lucrative for artists, they generally occur only annually, and therefore cannot provide a steady flow of income.

Our First Year: Opening a Gallery

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 07.24.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

This month marks the first anniversary of the Barbara Prey Gallery on Main Street in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Opening a gallery was not something I had honestly planned.

5 Key Lessons on the Online Art Market

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 08.13.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

The online channel has no geographic, physical space or income barriers -- most online galleries sell at a number of price points -- thus providing collectors access to a much larger selection of artwork while growing (and benefiting) the category as a whole.

Modernism Gallery and the Late Mark Stock: Art, Friendship and Feeling

Pamela Feinsilber | Posted 07.17.2014 | Arts
Pamela Feinsilber

Muller felt the emotion in his work even in a newspaper image he spotted in the mid-eighties, after which he spent a long time seeking Stock out. He then commissioned Stock to create a painting inspired by an earlier book of Conrad's.

Michael Berryhill: Bright Lights, No Sweat

Hilary Harkness | Posted 07.12.2014 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

The drawings housed in the vitrine varied - some read as intense, almost mechanical drawing while others had an off-hand elegance. There were a few tiny oil sketches on raw canvas that had large-scale painting pop.

My Long Distance Relationship With New York City

Heather Hummel | Posted 07.06.2014 | Arts
Heather Hummel

After my surgery, I felt a connection to New York City. It was not only the place that healed my heart, but it later became the place where I felt that same heart race in a new way.

The Land Art Road Trip

Alexander Gerson and Matteo Zevi | Posted 06.21.2014 | Arts
Alexander Gerson and Matteo Zevi

The art world is headed in the wrong direction; we want to fix that. Last fall, our art gallery took thirty artists on a month-long traveling artists'...

Survey: Is Buying Artwork Scarier Than Buying a Car?

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 06.14.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

Many think art -- particularly original art -- is prohibitively expensive because they hear about the multimillion-dollar auction results at Christie's or get blindsided by the number of zeros on the wall at their local galleries. As a result, they don't buy.

5 Predictions for the Online Art Industry in 2014

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 04.27.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

As the online art category sees momentum, we'll soon be in the second stage of its development, the post-adoption period. We can expect the industry to mature beyond the initial move to the web, finding new ways to transform and scale to drive growth like never before.

Instagram Gets a Museum, and We Get a Window to the World

Jonathan D. Lovitz | Posted 03.08.2014 | Technology
Jonathan D. Lovitz

The coolest part is that our selfie lives forever online and can be seen by anyone, anytime, anywhere in the world. It's that kind of global, instant reach that attracted a pair of Instagram lovers from Spain to create what's going to be the world's largest collection of digital photos ever.

Blurred Lines: Fashion X Design = Art

Rai Mensah | Posted 12.22.2013 | Style
Rai Mensah

Fashion is art. Fashion is an outward expression of those fantastical ideas conjured up inside of each of us. Often we stifle the expression of our imagination because of societal norms. What's expected? What's accepted? What will resonate?

How a Convention About Work Turned Into a Pop-Up Art Gallery

Wyatt Closs | Posted 11.23.2013 | Los Angeles
Wyatt Closs

The role of art in amplifying workers' voices as well as changing perceptions about worker movements got a great display in Los Angeles recently.

Schoolboy Q & SZA Loosen Their Caps

Jerell Tongson | Posted 11.18.2013 | New York
Jerell Tongson

Monday night fans, internet illuminatis, fashion models and The Falcon all gathered in a turned (turnt?) out gallery space in Chelsea to see phase two of TDE in 2013.

Buying Art Online Is Here to Stay

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 11.11.2013 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

Fully, 71 percent of art collectors have now purchased art of some form online. Now, more than ever, art is becoming less physical, evolving into a more accepted digital-first experience. Here are some of the more noticeable advantages we're seeing from the shift toward online art.

I Saw Death: Melissa Carroll's Recurrence at Andrea Rosen Gallery 2

Daniel Maidman | Posted 10.20.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

In light of this pitiless way of looking at things, Melissa Carroll has earned something few of us have: peace. She has been given little -- or rather, has had much taken from her -- and instead of despairing, she has made everything out of nothing.

How to Do Florence on a Budget

Budget Travel | Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel
Budget Travel

Photo Courtesy of mcmillent/myBudgetTravel. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel. Florence is an Italian city best known for its art. Home to ...

An Entrepreneurial Gallery Owner in the US: An Interview with Robert Reynolds

Steve Mariotti | Posted 09.24.2013 | Arts
Steve Mariotti

Robert Reynolds owns the Reynolds Fine Art Gallery in New Haven, Connecticut. I decided to do an interview with him because I wanted to share with you the perspective and experience of an unconventional entrepreneur.

LongHouse Reserve White Night 2013 Summer Benefit

Liz Markus | Posted 09.24.2013 | Arts
Liz Markus

LongHouse Reserve is a not-for-profit museum and garden founded by legendary textile designer, Jack Lenor Larsen.

Alternative Models: Endeavors Toward the Future

Jane Harris | Posted 08.13.2013 | Arts
Jane Harris

As most people know the gallery world in NYC has bored me to tears for years. But here are some examples of artists, shows, venues, etc. that still move me. Each one profiled answers the same set of questions designed to highlight motivations, exemplary projects and defining features.

The Art Of War

AP | AIDA CERKEZ | Posted 06.26.2013 | Arts

KONJIC, Bosnia-Herzegovina — A once-secret bunker built to shelter Yugoslavia's communist leadership from nuclear war has temporarily reopened a...

An Artist's Observations On The Armory Show

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.11.2013 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Art Show is not only the Art Dealers Association of America's 25th annual fair but also the nation's longest running fine art fair. And The Armory Show celebrates its 15th year, as well as the 100th anniversary of the legendary 1913 Amory Show International Exhibition of Modern Art.

The Ethnic Cleansing of Judaism in Medieval and Renaissance Art

Bernard Starr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Bernard Starr

In every gallery I was surrounded by paintings that featured a cast of characters and lavish settings that bore no resemblance to the world that Jesus and his followers inhabited. Every wall greeted me with blond, fair-skinned European figures.

Art Dealer Questions The Sanity Of The Contemporary Art World

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.22.2013 | Arts

Jim Kempner (of Chelsea's Jim Kempner Fine Art) just loves to make fun of the contemporary art world. In his hilarious online video series, "The Madne...

Joseph Cornell's Amazing Manual of Marvels (PHOTOS)

Jane Chafin | Posted 11.28.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

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Mr. 'Metamorphosis: Give Me Your Wings' at Lehmann Maupin Gallery (Video)

VernissageTV | Posted 11.24.2012 | Arts
VernissageTV

The current exhibition "Metamorphosis: Give Me Your Wings" at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in New York presents new works by Japanese artist Mr. The centerp...