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The CHF “Road Show”: Coming to a City Near You

Everything CHF stands for can be understood from what we’re doing on the ground in locations all over the US.

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Counting Down to Our Florida Art-Business Conference – February 1 & 2

Attention, Florida-area artists: Equip yourself to thrive at our upcoming Art-Business Conference in Fort Lauderdale. Develop tangible business goals, come up with a plan for achieving them, and connect with your […]

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Hear Ye, Florida-area Artists: Don’t Miss This Opportunity

On February 1st – 2nd, we’re bringing our Art-Business Conference to Fort Lauderdale. This is your chance to get out of the studio, meet other working artists, and learn how to […]

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All Roads Lead Artists to Our Nation’s Capital This March

If you’re a visual artist in the mid-Atlantic US, drive your art career forward at CHF’s metro DC Art-Business Conference, March 23rd -24th at Artists & Makers Studios in Rockville, […]

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Head South to Florida This Winter For Our Next Art-Business Conference

Don’t miss the boat! If you’re a professional working artist, this is your opportunity to conquer the rapidly changing marketplace, and equip yourself to thrive by attending CHF’s Ft. Lauderdale […]

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Metro Washington DC Artists: Transform Your Art Career at This Pivotal Learning Event

Build your action plan, nail your brand story, and multiply your revenue streams. These are just a few of the topics we’ll be covering at our metro DC Art-Business Conference, […]

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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 […]

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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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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CHF Continues to Boost Accelerator Fellows Through Our First Group Show

Not only does CHF help artists develop potent sales strategies, but now we are actually selling some of their pieces ourselves. On August 20th, we kicked off our first-ever group […]

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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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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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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 […]

CHF Highlighted in Forbes for Our Agile Approach to Projects

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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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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CHF Panel Discussion at StARTup Art Fair LA

Clark Hulings Fund Fellows Juliana Coles and Gregg Chadwick joined CHF Board Chair Steve Pruneau for a panel discussion at the Los Angeles StARTup Art Fair. Moderated by the founder […]

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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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Salmagundi Club Welcomes CHF’s Daniel DiGriz

Our very own educational and programming director, Daniel DiGriz, is now a confirmed member of the Salmagundi Club. The Salmagundi Club is for professional artists and patrons of the arts […]