How to Succeed at Art Shows and Festivals

The summer art show season is upon us again. Each summer, tens of thousands of artists have the opportunity to show and sell their creations to the art-loving public. Participating…

Subaquatic and submarine art museums

Subaquatic and Submarine Art Museums

Recently I wrote a post about art in space. Something about the idea of sending art somewhere so vast and unexplored is intriguing. A couple of recent museum openings have…

Effective Art Display

While I try not to let it go to my head, we frequently receive compliments about the display of artwork in the gallery. Positive comments about the display are gratifying…

Ask Me Anything – Recording Available of this Week’s Online Critique Group Session

Does lighter, cheerier art sell better than moody, dark art? How should you accept payment for online sales? Why do galleries treat artists poorly? Should galleries run gallery-wide discounts to…

Our Pinetop Gallery is Open for the Summer Season – Check out this Video Tour of the Gallery

We recently opened our Pinetop, Arizona gallery for the summer season. We had such a great response to our video tour for our Scottsdale gallery that we’ve created a similar…

What to Do When You Get a Bad Online Review of Your Art Business

This post is a little hard to write. In order to tell the whole story, I am going to have to admit to a pretty major mistake we made with…

Do digital sales scare away older collectors?

Do Digital Sales Scare Away Older Collectors? | Pandemic Trends in Art News

Do digital sales scare away older collectors? And might they be key for encouraging Millenials to become the next generation of art buyers? With the recent changes brought on by…

Surviving An Art Sales Slump

If you’ve been in the art business for any length of time, you’ve probably experienced an art sales slump. I’m not talking about an overall drop in the market (like…

How to Deal With Art Criticism from Your Spouse, Partner, or other Close Family and Friends

Several weeks ago, I received the following email from a discouraged artist: I’ve been working on a sculpture for some time now that I thought was finished and at least four…

Crew Dragon puts art in space

Art in Space | Eaton’s Human Kind and SpaceX

The recent success of the SpaceX Crew Dragon’s launch has been an exciting development for the American space program. After nine years without launching manned space crafts from the United…