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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[…]

108 Artist Survival Kit 2017. Organization and Productivity Guide

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 learn about tools for managingRead more about 108 Artist Survival Kit 2017. Organization and Productivity Guide[…]

Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)

Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)

Tim and Suzanne Smith are  power couple whose career path took them from the New York art scene to open a successful art gallery in the Miami area. Sirona Fine Art is a grand showcase for artists who embrace classic academic structure and technique, yet have an understanding and facility within the modernist landscape inRead more about Tim & Suzanne Smith share the journey of running a thriving gallery (Sirona Fine Art)[…]

103 Eight Strategies to Prepare for Your Next Artist Talk [podcast]

103 Eight Strategies to Prepare for Your Next Artist Talk [podcast]

Have you ever been asked to facilitate an Artist Talk during your solo exhibition? Chances are that if you have been showing for a while, you have been asked. Perhaps more than once. Yes, it is the dreaded “artist talk” many artists fear about. There are good reasons indeed. For once, you are in theRead more about 103 Eight Strategies to Prepare for Your Next Artist Talk [podcast][…]

096 From the convent to the art world: The journey of artist Anabel Ruiz

096 From the convent to the art world: The journey of artist Anabel Ruiz

In this podcast episode, Sergio Gomez chats with Miami-based artist Anabel Ruiz about her life’s journey and the transition from convent life to the art world. They discussed art, faith, love for people and how to overcome obstacles. It is a fascinating story of resilience and love for art. LISTEN TO EPISODE Anabel was bornRead more about 096 From the convent to the art world: The journey of artist Anabel Ruiz[…]

5 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Art Career

5 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Art Career

It is quite true that, sometimes, the enemy of our success lies within ourselves. Often, it is us who have been sabotaging our own career all along. The other day, I found this quote: “Beware of no man [individual] more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.” Charles Spurgeon As artists, we sometimes feel that we have it all figured out, especially when things seem to beRead more about 5 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Art Career[…]

How to Maximize Your Artistic Momentum

How to Maximize Your Artistic Momentum

I used to think that when preparing for a solo exhibition all my energy and focus had to be geared to that one opening night and, after that night, I could just sit back and relax. After all, I had spend so many days working in my studio preparing for the “big” night. Soon afterRead more about How to Maximize Your Artistic Momentum[…]

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?[…]

5 Ways to Prepare Your Art Career for the New Year

5 Ways to Prepare Your Art Career for the New Year

5 Ways to Prepare Your Art Career for the New Year It is never too early to start planning for the upcoming year. However it can be late if you start on January 1st. Personally, I like to start in October making more solid plans for the upcoming year. In fact, I recommend the artistsRead more about 5 Ways to Prepare Your Art Career for the New Year[…]

076 Enrico Magnani Shares His Experience from Scientist to Artist

076 Enrico Magnani Shares His Experience from Scientist to Artist

In this interview, Sergio Gomez talks Italian artist Enrico Magnani about going from Scient Enrico Magnani is an Italian artist who is living among Italy, France, and Germany. His first exhibition opened November 1997 in Milan. Until 2006 he worked as figurative painter and after a transition period his work has become exclusively abstract. His original abstract artworks haveRead more about 076 Enrico Magnani Shares His Experience from Scientist to Artist[…]