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The World’s Hottest Emerging Artists, Part 1

Looking for the hottest talent in the art world? We’ve found it! Starry Night Programs recently put the word out to find the best emerging artists around. The response we got was overwhelming, and with great difficulty, we narrowed it down to 96 artists! We believe that each of these artists exemplifies immense talent, and that they are truly artists […]

Get The Most Out Of Life After Graduation: A Letter To My Younger Self

Dear Younger Self, You’re about to graduate and you look around as if you were pinned to one place and the whole world started to dance around you. It’s bit like the times when you were a little kid in kindergarden and everyone made you feel special on your birthday by singing around you. But now it’s different. You may […]

Simple Stories of Success

We just love seeing our artists make strides in their career, making smart moves with getting their art work and their name out there. Such is the case with one of our Exposure artists, Anastas Konstantinov. He exhibited with the Exposure Program at Select Fair Miami and Select Fair NYC, both of which were huge successes, not to mention a […]

How We Offer Artists Maximum Exposure for a Minimal Price

You may have heard us, at Starry Night, talk about our “Exposure Program”. But, what the heck is it? And how does it work? Well, it’s not your usual program, we’re not your everyday gallery, and we like it that way. We’ve bucked the existing system, and we went around the standard gallery model and created a program where artists […]

Stories of Success: The Exposure Program

Our director, Monika Proffitt, was recently interviewed about the Starry Night Exposure Program, which she created to bring emerging artists to major art fairs such as Art Basel Miami and Frieze Week NYC. One of the artists that we worked with, Anastas Konstantinov, played a big role in our exhibition programming. You can check out the interview here: Please tell […]

10 Ways to Prepare For Life After Graduation

“Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so.” Just graduated? Welcome to your quarter life crisis. We know. It sucks. But it doesn’t have to all the time. You’ve got your whole life ahead of you… Here’s 10 things you can do to prepare […]

Stop Thinking Like An Artist, And Start Thinking Like An Entrepreneur

Okay, so you have your work completed and ready, you’ve got an idea, you’ve got an army of supporters willing to back you up no matter what, and you’ve made a mental list of all the potential resources to make it all happen. Now, the only thing that’s missing is ______. THE RIGHT ATTITUDE. Many times we find ourselves making […]

Creativity is Madness!!!

You start with an unspoken idea, a blank canvas and some tools to help you shape that idea. You start with the contours or you dive right in & then you take a step back. No. Not good enough. You dive in again, and you start building a momentum, a rhythmic dance almost. Your hands must capture your thoughts just right! If you can relate to […]

How To Become the Best You Can Be

When we speak of childhood memories, people tend to think of a bunch of crayons, doodled walls and scribbled papers.  Ah, he/she’ll grow up to be an artist, they say. But what if that wasn’t the beginning? What if we were never presented with the concept of a crayon, or color. What if a child was never told what a circle […]

3 Tips To Help You Craft Your Application

Similar to an interview, an application requires your full attention. You want to leave a room after making a strong impression; likewise, you want a viewer to look at your application and categorize it under “powerful stuff.” So here are some tips we’ve gathered together in correlation with the article How To Nail An Interview for you:  1. Dress to Impress In […]