Presentation Description: Since the advent of the internet more and more artists are creating online portfolios. Whether it’s to seek gallery representation or to self-represent; art has definitely gone global. So how do artists compete?
It all starts with the website. Not your average run of the mill site; fine art websites and blogs have specific requirements. Kim will discuss everything from the ideal WordPress theme for fine art to perils of image gallery management and presentation. Included will be common mistakes that artists make on their sites.
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I just recieved notification that I my application was accepted and I was awarded a grant to develope my shoe project. :) How happy am I?
This is the guest post I wrote for Alyson Stanfield at Art Biz Blog and this is the exhibition that I was awarded the grant for. Love it when it all comes together from a simple blog post and Google images.
Design is Kim Bruce's background; art, her passion; digital technologies, her tool. Kim is a visual problem solver that designs WordPress themes for fine art. At Artbiz.ca, she helps artists get and maintain an online presence using WordPress. When Kim isn’t at the keyboard you will find her in the studio creating art with her own unique visual voice.
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