general advice – marketing-review


podcast Developing Your Artist Statement, Jackie Battenfield

Joerg Colberg – writing about your work  2010   2014

youtube: Jorg Colberg “Trying to Write and Artist Statement”   also writer of influencial photography blog Conscientious

work sample:   NYFA Program Officer, Christa Blatchford conducting a Work Sample Seminar at Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center in Buffalo, NY.

photoshelter: free guides for photographers re SEO, social media, blogging, business and more

Grant Writing, Research, Finding the Money podcast  Melissa Potter

College Art Association Podcasts on Topics in Professional Development

The Artist’s Guide, Jackie Battenfield


artist Charlotte Young giving her BIO with subtitles translating it.

“automatic statement generator”.

If the Masters wrote artist statements Huffington Post

Venues, Opportunities  (**you may sometimes need back arrow to return to this page)


Society for photographic education SPE – society for photographic education  

Lenscratch:  Calls for Entry

NYFA New York Foundation for Art   

PRC  Photographic Resource Center, Boston  Online calls for work

Craig Barber (email Craig and ask to be put on his list for opportunity announcements)

About Critical Mass

Critical Mass, years of winners

Information, grants, calls for work

List of 2014 Grants, Funds, Fellowships

Massachusetts Cultural Council

New York Foundation for Arts

Texas Photographic Society

Houston Center for Photography

Center for Photography at Woodstock Calls for work for their exhibitions and publication.

South Shore Center for the Arts, Cohasset MA

Mira’s List for Grants, Residencies, Fellowships and more

google “grants and residencies for artists”

Humble Arts Photographic Resource Center, Boston.Membership, exhibitions, Loupe, portfolio reviews, juried show, website Northeast Exposure online Ateliesti represented in NEO Bob Avakian, Jane Paradise, Nancy Fulton, Astrid Reischwitz, Rich Perry, Lydia Harris

Nave Gallery

Photoeye (look around – lots to see)  photobistro

photoeye guide

Photograph Magazine – Lots of listings: NYC and rest of country

humble art foundation


Social Media for artists by Meg Birnbaum  Social Media


Networking 5 Tips for Building Your Photography Network by Cindy A. Stephens (with thanks to Astrid Reischwitz)


Advice from Mary Virginia Swanson

How to Prepare for Portfolio Review

Key Opportunities for Your Fine Art Work

Marketing Presentation youtube (2hrs) Getting Known/Being Shown Ariel Shanberg


Portfolio Reviews

portfolio reviewer hand signals (humor)

Photolucida (portfolio reviews and Critical Mass Competition)

Fotofest (portfolio reviews and year round exhibitions etc)


Griffin Museum portfolio reviews

Center for Photography at Woodstock

Santa Fe


Palm Springs

Washington DC


bc: business cards

bc overnightprints

bc gotprint

bc vistaprint 

bc moocards

bc avery biz card

bc local copy stores and printers

Color Services

Autumn Color

Dorian Color Labs



Website Creators – templates, services etc

fluid galleries

creative motion design   (pages and Posts)

google blogger (new version soon)

Materials for Marketing

portfolio box – for example: adorama online

Business Cards, Postcards and MORE

: over night prints, vista prints,  avery card stock

moo: it’s heavy stock with great photo quality but the price is high – about $45 for 100 cards.


Terrific Framing Info and Online Store   Harvard St. Allston

Lansdowne Frame / Barry       Lansdowne Street Boston  (617) 262-9480

Premium Image Gallery, Ashland  508 881 4730 (15% off by Jan 17)

Felton Street Studios   Waltham   781 894 5090   (also precut mats, will also print)

Artist and Craft Supply, Central Square Cambridge

Local art magazines

Art New England

Artscope Magazine

Exhibitions and Galleries

Photographic Resource Center

Griffin Museum multiple galleries

Yezerski Miller Gallery

Carroll and Sons Art Gallery

Robert Klein Gallery

Gallery Kayafas

Carpenter Center for Visual Arts, Harvard University Exhibitions and Talks

Panopticon Gallery

Co-op Galleries in South End

Kingston Gallery

Bromfield Gallery

Galatea Fine Art

Keep an eye on:

Addison Gallery, Andover MA

Danforth Museum, Framingham MA

Worcester Museum of Art

Fitchburg Art Museum


Print on Demand Books  see

Jorg Colberg reviews books – youtube.