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Understanding the Distinction: Art Fairs and Ex...

Gavin Coates

An art fair is a commercial event where galleries, dealers, and artists sell artwork, focusing on business and networking. An art exhibition is a curated display in galleries or museums,...

Understanding the Distinction: Art Fairs and Ex...

Gavin Coates

An art fair is a commercial event where galleries, dealers, and artists sell artwork, focusing on business and networking. An art exhibition is a curated display in galleries or museums,...

small drawings and large artworks fill artists studio

Decoding the Market: Understanding What Art Siz...

Gavin Coates

Medium-sized artworks, particularly dimensions like 16" x 20" and 18" x 24", tend to sell best as they fit comfortably in most homes and are versatile for different spaces, appealing...

Decoding the Market: Understanding What Art Siz...

Gavin Coates

Medium-sized artworks, particularly dimensions like 16" x 20" and 18" x 24", tend to sell best as they fit comfortably in most homes and are versatile for different spaces, appealing...

understanding gallery commission in art sales

Navigating the Art Market: Art Pricing and Com...

Gavin Coates

A typical art gallery commission ranges from 50% to 60% for two-dimensional works and 33.3% to 40% for three-dimensional works. This commission covers marketing, promotion, storage, and exhibition costs.

Navigating the Art Market: Art Pricing and Com...

Gavin Coates

A typical art gallery commission ranges from 50% to 60% for two-dimensional works and 33.3% to 40% for three-dimensional works. This commission covers marketing, promotion, storage, and exhibition costs.

photograph that demonstrates the rule of thirds

Mastering Composition: the Rule of Thirds in Art

Gavin Coates

The Rule of Thirds in art is a compositional guideline dividing a canvas into nine equal sections with two horizontal and two vertical lines, placing key elements at intersections or...

Mastering Composition: the Rule of Thirds in Art

Gavin Coates

The Rule of Thirds in art is a compositional guideline dividing a canvas into nine equal sections with two horizontal and two vertical lines, placing key elements at intersections or...

An illustration of a storyteller, a wise old man with a long beard and traditional robes, sitting under a starry night sky. Around him are ethereal beings.

Narrative Art: A Journey Through Time and Imagi...

Gavin Coates

Narrative art, spanning from ancient times to modern multimedia, tells stories through visual mediums. It includes various styles like monoscenic, continuous, and panoramic, evolving with cultural and artistic changes while...

Narrative Art: A Journey Through Time and Imagi...

Gavin Coates

Narrative art, spanning from ancient times to modern multimedia, tells stories through visual mediums. It includes various styles like monoscenic, continuous, and panoramic, evolving with cultural and artistic changes while...

image showing aesthetic blues blurry lights

Aesthetics: The Philosophy of Art and Beauty

Gavin Coates

Aesthetics in art explores the nature of beauty, taste, and artistic expression, examining how art evokes sensory and emotional experiences, and analyzing the criteria for judging art's value, form, and...

Aesthetics: The Philosophy of Art and Beauty

Gavin Coates

Aesthetics in art explores the nature of beauty, taste, and artistic expression, examining how art evokes sensory and emotional experiences, and analyzing the criteria for judging art's value, form, and...