Art Marketing for Students and Emerging Artists
A Virtual Panel Discussion
March 14, 2013, 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Mt. San Jacinto College Menifee Valley Campus
28237 La Piedra Rd., Menifee
Room 927 (Tech Building Auditorium)
Are you a visual artist who is interested in effectively marketing your artwork? Are you interested in using the internet to enhance your reputation as an artist and sell work?
Topics will include:
· Art Marketing and the Internet
· Selling Art on eBay
· Promoting Your Art Via Social Networking
· Building Your Artistic Identity and Reputation
The panelists, who will appear via Skype Video will include:
Duane Keiser’s "A Painting a Day" blog has been written about in numerous publications, including USA Today and the New York Times. Duane paints a postcard-sized painting each day and posts them to his blog where collectors can bid on them via eBay. By doing so he has sold his work to collectors around the world. Duane lives and works in Richmond, Virginia.
Amie Gillingham is the Executive Director, CEO and co-founder of EBSQ Self-Representing Artists. EBSQ is an online artist’s community that serves artists who sell their work on eBay and other online venues. Amie lives and works in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Aletta de Wal
Aletta de Wal, is an Artist Advisor & Art Marketing Strategist at www.ArtistCareerTraining.com. Aletta works with part time, emerging, and full time artists who are serious about a career in fine arts. Aletta lives and works in Los Altos, California.
John Seed is a Professor of Art at Mt. San Jacinto College and also an artist and arts journalist.
The event is free, open to the public and requires no reservations.