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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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110 Artist Ray Beldner talks about why he started stARTup Art Fair and what it can do for independent artists

stARTup Art Fair In this podcast episode, host Sergio Gomez chats with Ray Beldner about the idea behind stARTup Art Fair and why the fair may be a great fit for independent artists looking to showcase their work to a larger audience. The episode provides great advise and reasons why artists…

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109 Protecting Yourself from Online Art Scams. A Conversation with Renée LaVerné Rose

Avoid becoming a victim of online art scams Are you protecting yourself from online art scams? In this episode Sergio talks to gallery owner Renée LaVerné Rose about identifying red flags and preventing possible scams to artists and galleries. Increasingly, scammers get more cleaver in their message and pursue of victims. Artists…

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108 Artist Survival Kit 2017. Organization and Productivity Guide

The 2017 Artist Survival Kit Has Arrived! Join Sergio and Dr. Yanina Gomez as they share their latest free eBook resource for working artists. The Artist Survival Kit 2017: Organization and Productivity Guide will help you organize your art career and use resources to help you be more productive. In this podcast, you will…

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