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VISUAL ART-RELATED REDDIT SUBREDDITS

Reddit is a social news aggregate community, which is a fancy way of saying people share articles, links, images, and comments with each other, with the most popular topics rising to the top. What sets Reddit apart from other social networks is its organization; the site users organize themselves into subreddits based on their interests.…

BEFORE APPLYING TO AN ARTIST OPPORTUNITY: NO APPRECIATION WITHOUT PROPER REPRESENTATION (PART 4 OF 4)

“Remember: this is a photograph of your work, not your actual work” So, you’ve finished your opus and you want to share it with the world. You find an exhibition that looks promising, and you are about to apply when you notice that the judges will be evaluating your work using digital photo submissions. What…

GETTING STARTED: QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF BEFORE APPLYING TO AN ARTIST OPPORTUNITY (PART 1 OF 4)

A primer for visual artists when entering exhibitions, contests, and competitions Breaking into the art world is a difficult task, but it doesn’t have to be. To be a successful artist, you must be determined, hard-working, and passionate about your field of work. It also helps to understand how the art world does business: how…