|A compilation of resources for obtaining art world
press lists, advice and information on writing press
releases and assistance with publicity projects.
|PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
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Title: Art-Write: The Writing Guide for Visual Artists
|Title: Fine Art Publicity. The Complete Guide for Galleries and Artists
Author: Susan Abbott
Description: Explains how to organize an effective public-relations plan.
Includes sample forms, letters, and press releases.
Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication Date Revised 2005
|Title: How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist:
Selling Yourself without Selling Your Soul
Author: Caroll Michels
Description: See chapter “Public Relations and Press Relations: Keep Those
Letters and Emails Going Out and Coming In.” The author is the founder
of the Artist Help Network, and a career coach and artist-advocate.
Publisher: Allworth Press
Publication date: Revised 2018
|Title: How to Write About Contemporary Art
Author: Gilda Williams
Description: A guide to writing engagingly about contemporary art.
Includes tips for writing press releases and news articles; texts for
auction and exhibition catalogs, gallery guides and wall labels;
op-ed journalism and exhibition reviews; and writing for
websites and blogs.
Publisher: Thames and Hudson
Publication Date: 2014
|Title: How to Write Perfect Press Releases
Author: Steven Lewis
Description: Most press releases do not get read. Shows you how to
write a press release that will be read because, if it isn’t, your press release
marketing is worthless. The author writes: “ I have distilled everything
I know about presenting stories to journalists into a plain-English
guide that will turn you into your own PR expert.”
Publication Date: Revised 2015
ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
Description: An email marketing service. Offers mailing list
management. Provides templates for producing newsletters,
Description: A guerrilla marketing / public relations consultant
for contemporary design, home furnishings and lifestyle promotion,
with more than thirty years’ experience in the industry. She
works with designers and makers by phone to develop strategies
for publicity and business leads. Susan is the former PR director of
the American Craft Council and American Craft Museum (now the
Museum of Arts and Design.) Assists with bios, press releases,
email blasts, press contacts, press outreach.
International Association of Art Critics United States
ART PRESS LISTS
Title: Art Critics List
Title: International, National & Regional Art Press List
Title: New York Area Art Press List
Social Practice Arts
PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER (As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.) The Art and Social Practice Workbook A collection of resources, assignments, prompts, and other texts regarding socially engaged practices. Read more…