The Art World Demystified Unfolds The Confusing And Often Treacherous Terrain Of The Art World, Revealing The Inner Workings Of A System That Has Few Rules But Many Opportunities In This Volume, Artists Will Find Their Own Questions Reflected And Addressed, Including How Does An Artist Penetrate The Inner Circle Of The Art World How Do Museums Choose Exhibits How Can An Artist Reach Critics And Get Feedback How Do Artists Make A Living, And How Much Can They Expect To Make What Are The Rules Of The Art World Why Is It All So Mysterious Author And Successful Artist Brainard Carey Explores These Queries And , Giving Concise Answers And Guidance On Such Issues As Talking To Curators, Navigating Suitable Promotion, And Maintaining Motivation, Alongside Profiles Of Well Known Artists He Enables, And Encourages, Readers To Not Only Navigate The Mysteries Of The Artist S Career, But Also To Create Their Own Mythologies By Presenting Their Work In A Way That Generates Interest, Questions, And An Invitation To The Inner Circle.Allworth Press, An Imprint Of Skyhorse Publishing, Publishes A Broad Range Of Books On The Visual And Performing Arts, With Emphasis On The Business Of Art Our Titles Cover Subjects Such As Graphic Design, Theater, Branding, Fine Art, Photography, Interior Design, Writing, Acting, Film, How To Start Careers, Business And Legal Forms, Business Practices, And While We Don T Aspire To Publish A New York Times Bestseller Or A National Bestseller, We Are Deeply Committed To Quality Books That Help Creative Professionals Succeed And Thrive We Often Publish In Areas Overlooked By Other Publishers And Welcome The Author Whose Expertise Can Help Our Audience Of Readers. This book may be very helpful to the artist who is stuck outside the doors of the art world and looking for a way in While the author s solutions may seem obvious to some people, they are not clearly apparent to everyone I appreciate the author s candor in telling us what has and has not worked for him and others, but than that I appreciate his positivity This sunny outlook comes as a relief after reading similar books that promised help, but offered scant advice in a cynical, negative tone The art world can be mystifying and, like any economic arena, will cru
Although as an illustrator, the fine art scenario in this book may not be directly applicable to me, I like the honesty and openness about this book It sure demystifies some of the questions I have. Some good insights, and I enjoyed most of the interviews.
- 308 pages
- The Art World Demystified
- Brainard Carey
- 08 November 2017 Brainard Carey