Self Promotion Mistakes Artists Should Avoid

How do you promote yourself as an artist without being too pushy? This video explains what practices to avoid when promoting your artwork online. Factors such as appropriate online etiquette, fostering a professional relationship first before asking for help, will let you avoid the risk of coming across as pushy and self absorbed. Discussion led […]

Preparing an Art School Portfolio

What do I need to know to start preparing my art school portfolio for college? Preparing an art school portfolio for college admission is not a casual undertaking, it’s very common for high school students to underestimate how much time and labor is involved.  Creating the artworks for an art school portfolio is not simply […]

Staff Art Book Picks

A mix of inspirational, educational and just fun books to nurture your developing artist. Prof Lieu’s Top Picks Jordan’s Top Picks Lauryn’s Top Picks Prof Lieu & Jordan’s Pick Prof Lieu’s Top Picks Jordan’s Top Picks Lauryn’s Top Picks As a free educational source, Art Prof uses Amazon affiliate links (found in this page) to help […]

Artist Grants

Overview More details Sculpture Student Elizabeth GreenshieldsCollege Art AssociationPaul & Daisy SorosWorldstudio AIGA  Comics Cornish CCS Residency Fellowship Film LEF Foundation Photography Aaron Siskand Foundation Professional GuggenheimPollock-Krasner FoundationPuffin FoundationFulbright ProgramWilliam H. Johnson PrizeArtist ReliefAwesome FoundationAdolph & Esther Gottlieb FoundationSustainable Arts FoundationBarbara Deming Memorial FundCreative CapitalHarpo FoundationElizabeth GreenshieldsRuth & Harold ChenvenFoundation for Contemporary Arts Painting Lillian […]

Artist Residencies

Overview More details Printmaking Ceramics New York State Sharpe-Walentas Studio ProgramArts Letters & NumbersYaddoBlue Mountain CenterMillay ColonyOmi International Arts Center New England Truro Center for the ArtsProvincetown Fine Arts Work CenterRadcliffe InstituteSkowhegan SchoolVermont Studio CenterMacDowell ColonyNXTHVN Studio/CuratorialCanterbury Shaker Village USA Anderson Ranch ArtsBemis CenterBernheim ArboretumElsewhere StudiosJentel Artist ResidencyMFA Houston, Core ProgramOx-Bow School of ArtRaIR FoundationUcross […]