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How to approach and get into art galleries – Episode 122

How to approach and get into art galleries – Episode 122

In this mini-episode, artist and gallery owner Dan Addington answers the all-time question of how to get into art galleries. This is an excerpt from my previous interview with Dan. If you want to listen to the whole conversation, just go back to the archives and look for podcast episode number 007. Dan: What’s intriguingRead more about How to approach and get into art galleries – Episode 122[…]

Why Artists Need to be Part of an Art Community – EPISODE 121

Why Artists Need to be Part of an Art Community – EPISODE 121

LISTEN TO EPISODE   Q: In this mini-episode, artist Steve Prince answers the question of why artists need to be part of an art community. If you want to listen to the full podcast episode, listen to episode number 006 of the Art Next Level podcast. A: Steve Prince: I mean, one of the firstRead more about Why Artists Need to be Part of an Art Community – EPISODE 121[…]

How to Use and Create an Electronic Press Kit for Artists – EPISODE 120

How to Use and Create an Electronic Press Kit for Artists – EPISODE 120

In this episode, Sergio Gomez shares why you should have an Electronic Press Kit for Artists. He talks about how to use and how to make one. Listen to this episode and make a Press Kit to add to your arsenal of marketing tools. A Press Kit is a document that makes it really easyRead more about How to Use and Create an Electronic Press Kit for Artists – EPISODE 120[…]

Christybomb® Talks About How to Build a Personal Brand – EPISODE 119

Christybomb® Talks About How to Build a Personal Brand – EPISODE 119

In this podcast episode Sergio Gomez speaks to NYC based artist Christybomb about building a personal brand from the ground up. LISTEN TO EPISODE   B I O G R A P H Y  I am Christy Lee, better known as Christybomb, a visual artist based out of New York City and Charleston, WV. The “Christybomb”Read more about Christybomb® Talks About How to Build a Personal Brand – EPISODE 119[…]

Artists Allen Vandever and Derek Hopkins on a Journey to Stop Child Sexual Abuse. Episode 118

Artists Allen Vandever and Derek Hopkins on a Journey to Stop Child Sexual Abuse. Episode 118

Childhood Fractured Art Project Childhood Fractured is a Humanities based Human Rights Initiative centered on exploring, defining, and preventing the sexual abuse and exploitation of children. The foundation of this project is a series of 13 paintings each with a written narrative meant to explore the childhood sexual abuse of artist, Allen Vandever. This contemporaryRead more about Artists Allen Vandever and Derek Hopkins on a Journey to Stop Child Sexual Abuse. Episode 118[…]

116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change

116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change

LISTEN TO PODCAST In this episode, Sergio Gomez talks with Chicago-based artist and curator Chuck Gniech about art, curating and the art of social change. Charles Gniech (b 1962) is an Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Joliet Junior College and has been teaching at various colleges and universities for more then twenty-five years. Gniech served asRead more about 116 Artist / Curator Chuck Gniech and The Art of Social Change[…]

115 From Attorney to full-time artist, Justin Vining on building a sustainable art career from the ground up.

115 From Attorney to full-time artist, Justin Vining on building a sustainable art career from the ground up.

There is not a one way to build an art career. In this episode, artist Justin Vining shares his story of going through Law School , becoming an attorney and building a sustainable art career from the ground up. Justin Vining is an Indianapolis-based artist, specializing in landscapes and cityscapes. Justin studied Art Education at Purdue UniversityRead more about 115 From Attorney to full-time artist, Justin Vining on building a sustainable art career from the ground up.[…]

114 Artist Victoria Fuller discusses her curated show “Domestic Disturbances” at UIMA

114 Artist Victoria Fuller discusses her curated show “Domestic Disturbances” at UIMA

About Victoria Fuller Chicago artist Victoria Fuller has an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and fellowship awards from the Colorado Council on the Arts and Humanities, and the Illinois Arts Council. She also received an Illinois Arts Council CAAP Grant, and was a resident artist at Sculpture Space in Utica,Read more about 114 Artist Victoria Fuller discusses her curated show “Domestic Disturbances” at UIMA[…]

113 Fighting Procrastination. Not today… maybe tomorrow?

113 Fighting Procrastination. Not today… maybe tomorrow?

In this episode, Sergio & Dr. Yanina Gomez discuss procrastination and provide four practical strategies to get things done. Often it is the mundane, boring or tedious tasks that as artists we put away for later. Things like updating the website, following up with people, taxes filings, and others are the common tasks we tryRead more about 113 Fighting Procrastination. Not today… maybe tomorrow?[…]

112 Ted Glasoe and Nelson Armour. Two artists on a mission to save Lake Michigan

112 Ted Glasoe and Nelson Armour. Two artists on a mission to save Lake Michigan

Surface Tension: Beauty and Fragility in Lake Michigan An artist collaboration between Nelson Armour and Ted Glasoe It’s a beautiful summer day in Chicago. The sun beats down on the azure waters of Lake Michigan, the fifth-largest lake in the world. Gentle waves lap the sands of a beach. Puffy clouds drift across the sky. But noRead more about 112 Ted Glasoe and Nelson Armour. Two artists on a mission to save Lake Michigan[…]