- by Barney Davey
Any artist wishing to improve their business will benefit from attending. In a fast-paced hour, you will discover new perspectives on art marketing for visual artists and photographers
I’m honored to be giving a presentation titled Making Art & Money in the Digital World at the Digital Arts Studio in Atlanta next month. The company is an industry leading premier digital printmaker. The talk is slated for Wednesday, August 13 at 6:30 pm at company headquarters. The address is: 1082 Huff Rd NW, Atlanta, Georgia Phone: 404-352-9779 Toll-free: 866-352-9779. Space is limited. RSVP via email by August 8.
Here is a synopsis:
Any artist wishing to improve their business will benefit from attending. In a fast-paced hour, you will discover new perspectives on art marketing for visual artists and photographers. Q & A to follow.
Tips on marketing, advertising, publicity, blogging, Web sites, social marketing and gallery alternatives will be provided. Artists will learn unique ways to market themselves and about attributes shared by successful artists. An extensive resource list will be included with the presentation handout.
The presentation will shed light on the rapid changes in traditional art print market and what it means to visual artists and photographers. You will gain insight to help decide to self-publish, seek a publisher or do both. The talk will include the attributes on every art publisher’s dream artist list and the merits and pitfalls of both self-publishing and working with a publisher.
A discussion will be provided on how visual artists and photographers can use the print market and digital printing to:
• Grow awareness for themselves and their art
• Increase sales
• Diversify their price points and consumer mix
I’m looking forward to it and promise to do my best to make it fun, informative and worth your time!