Tag: creative and culture careers

7 tips for building a career (and making money) as an artist

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1. Your work doesn’t have to be “saleable” When I was at uni, the idea of making money from my art seemed impossible. I didn’t make paintings or sculptures – most of my work was digital – and I thought how can I sell any of this?? I’ve sold one piece of art in my …

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Museum and gallery jobs: the impact of Covid-19

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As with many sectors in the UK, museums and galleries are suffering after multiple local and nationwide lockdowns due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Following many months of closure in the past year, it is clear that the road to recovery will be long, with more challenges ahead. The closure periods have meant that museums and …

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