"Nomadik Harvest Dress" by Nicole Dextras

516 ARTS Brings New Life to the Surface: Art Party on 3/9

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The surface is just superficial, right? Not when Lea Anderson is organizing a show about it.

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Art box

Every Artist Should Have a Box of Artist Tricks

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Nothing streamlines productivity like organizing your supples into a container you can take anywhere.

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Edie Everette cartoon

Expenses for Your Art Show: I Am An Artist #3

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From Edie Everette’s “I Am An Artist” series.

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Dear Rich Old Films

Dear Rich: Trying to Clear Pre-1923 Artwork for Film

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Any work first published in the U.S. before 1923 is in the public domain regardless of the lifespan of the author or authors.

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Colorful stories

What’s In a Story?

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Without a connection to the authenticity and story, a project can be hard to see through the clutter.

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American Eagle drawing

Painters: Your Fancy Tools May Be Holding You Back

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For an artist, there’s a momentum of exponential discovery and growth that comes with steady working.

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Valentine

Dear Rich: Can Artist Copyright Art and Text Together?

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You can copyright a combination of images and text, even if the text by itself is not copyrightable.

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Photo by Marcel Oosterwijk

El Anatsui: Generator of Ideas

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Let yourself think big and then bigger still. Expand your impact.

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Offending an Editor 101

I Am An Artist #2

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From Edie Everette’s “I Am An Artist” series.

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Self-Portrait as the Eye of a Middle-Aged Man

It’s Valentine’s Day, and Painter Laila Cola Weeks’ Birthday

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These works physically draw you in like they’re eye magnets, and then they become heart and brain magnets.

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Gallery infringement cartoon

Dear Rich: Is Gallery Liable for Artist Infringement?

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Clothing designs are not protected under copyright law and resale is permitted under the first sale doctrine.

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Garbage Wall at Expo Chicago

Talkin’ Trash on Chicago’s Art Scene with the Peanut Gallery

| New York, NY | | 5 Comments

Immediacy is the new medium. Back when people didn’t have a million distractions, they had all the time and attention span in the world to make a painting.

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I Am An Artist #1

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From Edie Everette’s “I Am An Artist” series.

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Contract - Pyragraph

Contracts and Agreements 101

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 1 Comment

The more that you are actively working in your field — whether that means writing for magazines, playing music at clubs, hosting gallery events or building furniture for a hotel — the more you’ll find yourself needing to execute contracts with other businesses and people.

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Peri Pakroo, Author and Coach - Pyragraph

The Lowdown on Business Legal Structures

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When you’re making money — even just scraps — from your creative work not as an employee of some other company, guess what: You’re running a business.

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Empty gallery

How to Contact a Gallery

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If you apply to a gallery, you’re basically applying for a job, and every gallery is going to be different.

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