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Freebie Friday: Your Best Day Ever

Happy Freebie Friday everyone! Before we get into the Freebie for this week, we want to let you know that the deadline to apply for this year’s Exposure Miami is August 20th. So if you have been waiting for an opportunity to take your art career to the next level, this might be the time for you! Make sure you […]

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Freebie Friday: Upcoming Show Checklist

It’s another Freebie Friday! If you are in the midst of getting ready for a show, we have just the freebie for you today. We have put together an Upcoming Show Checklist to help keep yourself organized and on track for all the aspects of getting ready to show your art. Preparing for such a task can be overwhelming and a […]

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Freebie Friday: Legal 101 (for Artists)

Posted by on March 31, 2017 in blog | 0 Comments

You know what day it is! Todays freebie is Legal 101, where we give you just a few links and resources that relate to some common issues that artists face. It includes topics such as copy right, fair use, lawyers, and contracts. We know legal matters can be quite intimidating, so we hope this can give some you some confidence to […]

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Freebie Friday: Grant Writing Cheat Sheet

Posted by on March 24, 2017 in blog | 0 Comments

It’s Freebie Friday! We are back again this week to provide you with some new tips and tricks. Today we are giving you a grant writing cheat sheet. For those of you tackling a grant proposal,  or maybe you’ve been wondering what it takes to get a grant for your current project, this cheat sheet can be your friend while you take on the […]

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Freebie Friday: Instagram for Artists

Posted by on March 03, 2017 in blog | 0 Comments

Hello again, it’s Freebie Friday! We are back for another week of this new series where we give you tips and tricks, fun videos, inspiration, and anything else we can find to help you out. A while back, our director of Starry Night, Monika Proffitt, did a live stream about navigating the world of Instagram and how you can use it […]

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Artist Feature: Katherine Vondy

Posted by on July 07, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

Katherine Vondy is currently working out of Los Angeles. She writes literature and writes and directs film and theater. We asked her some questions about her life as a career artist and this is what she had to say. 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now?  I’m currently directing a one-woman show […]

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Artist Feature: Rebecca Wallis

Posted by on June 14, 2016 in blog | 0 Comments

Rebecca Wallis is currently based in Auckland, New Zealand. Her largely abstract pieces are mostly acrylic and gesso. We asked her about her work and life and here’s how she answered us: 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now? I’m involved in a few projects, aside from creating some exciting works to apply for the […]

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Artist Feature: TORREJA

Posted by on June 01, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

TORREJA is based in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Her work includes mixed media pieces which are often executed with a surrealist approach. We asked her some questions about her recent work and her life as an artist and here’s how she answered us: 1. What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now?  Right now I am headed to Tokyo’s […]

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Instagram for Artists (and How to Approach a Gallery)

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in blog | 0 Comments

As some of you may know, a little while back, we took a poll in our Starry Night Facebook group to find out what kinds of content you would want to see from us. And we heard you.  So, in the coming weeks we’ll be developing more helpful content around how artists can make a living and a life. For starters, here are […]

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Artist Feature: Stu Chait

Posted by on May 03, 2016 in blog | 1 Comment

Stu Chait is based in Rochester, NY. His work includes mulit-tych, watercolor, abstract paintings. We asked him some questions about his work and life, and here is what came of the conversation… What project(s) are you involved in that you are most excited about right now? I am working on a large multi-tych painting (114″ x 114″) that is scheduled to […]