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106 Managing LIFE/WORK Balance for Artists and Creatives. Part 2

106 Managing LIFE/WORK Balance for Artists and Creatives. Part 2

  Do you feel like time is always running short? Do you find yourself struggling to keep up with all the things you have to do as an artist or creative? Stop chasing the world around and get practical strategic advice from Sergio and Dr. Yanina Gomez on how to manage your life/work balance in aRead more about 106 Managing LIFE/WORK Balance for Artists and Creatives. Part 2[…]

128 Artists Share the Best Advice They Ever Received

128 Artists Share the Best Advice They Ever Received

What’s the best advice you ever received? Advice comes in all shapes and forms. Sometimes it comes by professors, friends, family members or others. The true is that we all need advice for our art career. Nobody knows it all or has all the answers. On March 10th, 2015, I asked this simple question on myRead more about 128 Artists Share the Best Advice They Ever Received[…]

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting Goals for Your Art Career

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting Goals for Your Art Career

As 2017 approaches, it is a new opportunity to plan and think about goals for the new year. Personally, I don’t do New Year’s resolutions. I prefer to plan much earlier and start the year ready to roll. Throughout the years, I have noticed a few common mistakes people often make that we should avoid as we set our goals for the newRead more about 4 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting Goals for Your Art Career[…]

4 Traits ARTrepreneurs Must Have. Do you have them?

4 Traits ARTrepreneurs Must Have. Do you have them?

What is an artrepreneur exactly? Well since it is a made up word everyone may define it a little different. For me, an “artrepreneur” is an artist who has made the choice to pursue his/her art career with a business mindset. An entrepreneur is someone who starts a business with an innovative idea, considerable initiativeRead more about 4 Traits ARTrepreneurs Must Have. Do you have them?[…]

Ten Commandments for Your Art Career

Ten Commandments for Your Art Career

Ten Commandments for Your Art Career As an artist, curator, educator, and gallery owner, I like to see things from various perspectives. So, in 2013, I put together a list of ten “commandments”, if you will, that one should remember as a practicing artist. They are still valid today and worth reposting in this website. TheyRead more about Ten Commandments for Your Art Career[…]

Living your fullest even if you have chronic illnesses with Jenni Prokopy

Living your fullest even if you have chronic illnesses with Jenni Prokopy

Jenni Prokopy is the founder of ChronicBabe.com, where she draws on her experience with fibromyalgia and other conditions to teach women to live incredibly in spite of illness. She tweets @ChronicBabe, speaks onstage across the country, consults with amazing clients, and wants YOU to have FUN even if you’re sick! For 23 years (the pastRead more about Living your fullest even if you have chronic illnesses with Jenni Prokopy[…]

059 Dr. Anh Nguyen talks about the benefits of using food as medicine

059 Dr. Anh Nguyen talks about the benefits of using food as medicine

Dr. Anh Nguyen is a board-certified pharmacist and certified health coach who helps people use food as medicine to come off their chronic medications naturally. She specializes in treating cholesterol, thyroid, and gut conditions naturally. She is also the host of the popular podcast, Food as Medicine with Dr. Anh where she interviews people whoRead more about 059 Dr. Anh Nguyen talks about the benefits of using food as medicine[…]

057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing

057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing

Allison Peters Quinn is the Director of Exhibition & Residency Programs at Hyde Park Art Center, where she has curated exhibitions and produced symposiums, performances and publications since 2004.  She has curated significant exhibitions for emerging and established artists such as Cándida Alvarez, Theaster Gates, Kelly Kaczynski, and Bibiana Suárez.  The exhibition program under herRead more about 057 Allison Peters Quinn talks about developing a career as a curator and arts programing[…]

048 Chicago artists talk about what’s exciting and challenging about being an artist. Part 1

048 Chicago artists talk about what’s exciting and challenging about being an artist. Part 1

In this podcast episode, Sergio Gomez interviews ten Chicago artists about the exciting moments and challenges of being a contemporary artist. Additionally, they talk about the great city of Chicago. Listen to Podcast Listen to Podcast in iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/art-nxt-level-sergio-gomez/id956413262?mt=2