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January 2007

Artist Resource Guide · General Resources


the cover of Opportunities in Museum Careers

Opportunities in Performing Arts Careers
Bonnie Bjorguine Bekken

Opportunities in Museum Careers
Blythe Camenson

Living the Artist’s Life: A Guide to Growing, Persevering and Succeeding in the Art World
Paul Dorrell

The Artist’s Resource Handbook
Daniel Grant

How to Grow as an Artist
Daniel Grant

The Education [of] an Art Director
Steven Heller and Véronique Vienne (editors)

National Directory of Arts Internships
National Network for Artist Placement

Opportunities in Architecture Careers
Robert J. Piper

Opportunities in Animation and Cartooning Careers
Terence J. Sacks

Opportunities in Visual Arts Careers
Mark Salmon

Websites—Articles for Artists
Lots of bite-sized nuggets of art business information—from Pricing your Art to When to See an Art Attorney.
Good articles about various aspects of the art biz, including: Selling Artwork, Artists and Taxes, and Getting Public Arts Grants.

Art Resources on the Web
An excellent collection of links from Cornish College of the Arts covering all aspects of the visual arts.

Gallery Guide
The online version of Gallery Guide magazine.

The Riley Guide
Job listings in arts and humanities.

Professional Growth Page from the Arts Resource Network
Good overview site with information on publicity and promotion, tax and legal issues, and health considerations.

Resources for Artists from the Artists Foundation
Multi-faceted page created by the Artists’ Foundation, a Boston nonprofit dedicated to “enhancing the public role and economic position of artists.” Check out the Being in the Arts section for articles such as ‘How to start an open studios event or alternative space,’ ‘How to write a Press Release,’ or ‘Tips on Approaching and Negotiating with those presenting/selling your work.’