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Podcast reaches 60K downloads

Podcast Downloads Hit 60,000—Doubling in 9 Months

CHF’s Thriving Artist™ podcast was officially born in July 2015, but it’s had a big growth spurt, reaching the 60,000-download mark, twice the total from nine months ago. Our podcast …

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Our Digital Portal Features an Online Learning Community

What if there were a central, comprehensive art-industry resource that you could access 24/7 from anywhere in the world? And what if that resource instantly connected you to a community …

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25% off for Giving Tuesday

Save Big at CHF From Black Friday Through Giving Tuesday

In the spirit of Giving Tuesday, CHF is giving back to visual artists all holiday weekend long. Use our coupon code GIVE25 now to get a 25% discount on all of our …

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Figurative Art Convention and Expo

CHF Leaders Speak in Miami on the Business of Art

Attention, figurative painters: Mark your calendars for the 2018 Figurative Art Convention & Expo (FACE), which takes place from November 7th – 10th in Miami, Florida. This immersive four-day event …

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First-Ever Group Art Show Featuring CHF’s Fellows

Works available online! CHF debuted the first-ever group exhibition featuring pieces by our Art-Business Accelerator Fellows. The virtual show, which had its in-person opening in Santa Fe in late August, encompasses …

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Transform Your Art Career at Our Upcoming Florida and Metro DC Conferences

Attention, working artists: Don’t get left behind in a rapidly changing marketplace! Equip yourself to thrive by attending one of CHF’s next Art-Business Conference. First, we’re headed to Fort Lauderdale, …

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Shop Amazon Smile THIS WEEK to Benefit CHF!

From October 29th through November 2nd, the items you buy on Amazon can generate a 5% donation to CHF. That’s ten times the usual percentage that Amazon contributes to organizations through its …

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Helping to Push - Bas-Relief

Goodacre-Hulings Bas-Relief—Benefitting CHF—Featured in the American Masters Show

Sculptor Glenna Goodacre’s final work—her bas-relief of Clark Hulings’ classic drawing Helping to Push—is on display in NYC as part of the Salmagundi Club’s 10th anniversary American Masters exhibition, which …

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Our Accelerator Call Has Ended, But Our Digital Learning Portal Awaits You

Thank you to all of the visual artists who applied for our 2019 Art-Business Accelerator Fellowships. We will be naming our new Fellows in November 2018, and the 2019 program …

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Daniel DiGriz talking at 2018 Dallas Art-Business Summit

In Dallas: Another Successful CHF Art-Business Summit

We thank the Dallas arts community for making CHF’s latest Art-Business Summit a huge success. From the kickoff Art-Business Congress at Turner House on Friday, September 7th, to the weekend-long workshops at …

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CHF Highlighted in Forbes for Our Agile Approach to Projects

In his latest column for Forbes, CHF’s Education and Marketing Director Daniel DiGriz extols the virtues of agile projects—a method of achieving goals that allows businesses to be nimble and adapt to the …

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Dispelling Marketing Myths at ArtExpo New York

At this year’s ArtExpo New York, CHF Marketing and Education Director Daniel DiGriz offered artists straight talk about marketing. In his presentation, which you can view here, Daniel reminds us that …

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Youtube for Artists

This Youtube Needs You–You Might Need It Too

This YouTube page is a lovely venue for artists’ business learning. The theme is “Art is a business, and artists should run it.” Watch the video! If you like it, …

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Art-Business Education on Every Platform–Reaching Any Artist

What makes The Thriving Artist™ podcast so special is artists’ ability to consume educational content on the business side of visual art in nearly any medium. At the start of 2018, …

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Art Business Fellowships

Advanced Fellowships Awarded

CHF is thrilled to award advanced fellowships to 13 Fellows for the 2018 Business Accelerator Program. 18 Fellows completed all requirements for the original one-year fellowship, including each honing a …

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Startup Fair

CHF Panel at stARTup Art Fair

This month, CHF is participating in the 2018 stARTup Art Fair (January 26-28) in Los Angeles. This boutique fair is a venue for artists to setup exhibits individual rooms at Kinney Venice Beach so …

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