Be Smart About Art

Making it as an Artist in the 21st Century: NEW #besmartaboutart one-month course [part 1] Event

This 8-part professional development course is designed for artists at any stage of career who are ready to take their practice to the next level in a rapidly changing industry. Sessions will be led by Susan Mumford, Founder of Be Smart About Art, complimented by several guest experts.  The...

Online courses + Webinars
Planning Skills for Artists and Makers - external event Event

Be Smart About Art Creative Specialist Deborah Henry-Pollard seamlessly brings together a creative and business approach to planning for anyone with a creative practice regardless of whether it is commercial or not. Through a series of exercises learn how to map your creative practice using a sim...

Other events
Selling art and selling your soul? Event

Did you miss the original event? All is not lost! Become a BSAA Member and listen to the audio recording as one of many Membership benefits.Is there a single successful artist or gallerist in the world who has not faced, at some point in time, a struggle in balancing creativity with business? D...

London events
The digital age is here to stay. What's your take? Post

from our Sunday reading series - a weekly blog post (subscribe here) Several weeks ago, Be Smart About Art had an evening talk on the subject of 'Studio Practice.' This was arranged to correspond with the travels of fellow American in Europe Marcus McAllister, a professional...

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To do or not to do art fairs? Observations at the end of a season Post

from our Sunday reading series - a weekly blog post (subscribe here) We’re reaching the end of the art fair season in London and New York – and for that matter, most places around Europe and North America. While I no longer participate in shows as an art dealer, ...

Sunday blog - The art world in bite-sized stories 597 views