ArtistsWhoThrive

Now artists have a choice. (((A. Submit to The Art Establishment))) 1. Create a body of work and hope you can just show it. 2. Lose confidence by seeking permission. 3. Your success will be limited to your representation. 4. Get paid 50% later, less discounts. 5. Make art for art’s sake and for critics to reject. 6. Deliver vague value and confuse your market. 7. Earn an MFA from a top art school, if you can. 8. Barriers of entry to the art market, many. 9. You don’t own the platform. What fans? 10.Build their artistic enterprise. (((B. Join The New Creative Class))) 1. Create value above and beyond your art and sell it. 2. Earn confidence by taking focused action. 3. Your success is shaped by your expertise and efforts. 4. Get paid 100% up front, no discounts. 5. Make art inspired by a personal mission. 6. Deliver clear value above and beyond your art. 7. Earn an MFA, if you want. 8. Barriers of entry to the art market, none. 9. Own your platform. Connect to your fans. 10.Build your artistic enterprise.