Art Criticism

PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Artenol A panacea to art trade magazines’ indecipherable reviews and “artspeak” language. Iregularly published.  http://artenol.org Seeing Out Louder: Art Criticism 2003-2009 Author: Jerry Saltz. Hudson Hills Press, LLC, 2009. The senior art critic for New York Magazine, signals out mismanaged museums, out-of-control auction houses, Read more…

Other Resources

National Art Service Organizations: A list of national arts organizations that offer services to artists. Regional Art Service Organizations:  A list of regional arts organizations that offer services to artists. Art Service Organizations Abroad: Art service organizations in Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia. Artists with Special Challenges: Resources for artists with challenges, including Read more…

National Art Service Organizations

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER American Alliance of Museums www.aam-us.org Membership organization open to professional and volunteer museum staff, independent curators, and consultants. American Craft Council www.craftcouncil.org Sponsors exhibitions, seminars, workshops, and international exchange and communications programs. Publishes American Craft. American Print Alliance www.printalliance.org A nonprofit consortium of printmakers Read more…

Regional Art Service Organizations

State arts agencies and regional state agencies can be located through the website sponsored by the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies. www.nasaa-arts.org/About/State-Arts-Agency-Directory.php Other arts organizations are listed by state in alphabetical order. CALIFORNIA Alliance of California Artists www.allianceofcaliforniaartists.com A membership organization that sponsors exhibitions and workshops. The Center for Read more…

Art Service Organizations Abroad

AUSTRALIA National Association for the Visual Arts, Ltd. www.visualarts.net.au Represents the interests of professional visual artists in Australia through advocacy, representation, and services. Provides career advice and contacts. CANADA Canada Council for the Arts http://canadacouncil.ca Awards grants to artists throughout Canada. Canadian Crafts Federation canadiancraftsfederation.ca Provides information and services to Read more…

Art Periodicals and Blogs

  PERIODICALS AND BLOGS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Afterimage: A Journal of Media Arts and Cultural Criticism Features the work of emerging artists, covers the developments in cultural theory, and presents scholarly essays. Contains a listing of opportunities in film, video, photography, and alternative publishing. Publisher: Visual Studies Workshop vsw.org/afterimage Read more…

Artists with Special Challenges

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER ArtLifting www.artlifting.com Sells the artwork of artists living with homelessness or disabilities and features artwork on its website. Each artist earns 55% from the sale of their work, and one percent from each sale goes towards strengthening art services for community partners that support Read more…

Art and Healing

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Aesthetics, Inc. www.aesthetics.net  Incorporates art into heath care, validating the relationship between the community and the hospital. Health-care designers, art directors, and artists collaborate on projects, including the design of healing centers and the design of interior and architectural elements. Art Connects New York Read more…

Artwork Care & Maintenance

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER   The American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works  https://www.iiconservation.org  A national membership organization of conservation professionals. Provides information on conserving works of art. PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER  AIC Guide to Digital Photography and Conservation Documentation Author/Editor: Jeffrey Warda, Dawn Heller, Read more…

Prints and Printmaking

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER American Print Alliance www.printalliance.org A non-profit consortium of printmakers’ councils. Publishes Contemporary Impressions and  Guide to Printmaking, Papermaking and Book Arts Workshops in Canada and the United States. Boston Printmakers www.bostonprintmakers.org Sponsors exhibitions, including a print biennial, and a newsletter. Honolulu Printmakers  www.honoluluprintmakers.org Membership Read more…