Laura O'Hare

Securing Agent Representation: How Can Artists Work with Agents and Publishers?

Posted by Laura O'Hare, 2 months ago

Key Topics: 


1. The Role of Agents and Publishers 

   Gain a comprehensive understanding of the pivotal role that agents and publishers play in the art world. Learn how these key players can impact your artistic career and the opportunities they offer for expanding the reach of your work. 


2. How to Find Representation & Pitch 

   Discover effective methods for identifying suitable representation and crafting compelling pitches that resonate with potential agents and art galleries. Understand the nuances of presenting your work to secure the right partnerships for your artistic journey. 


3. Common Do’s and Don’ts 

   Uncover essential do’s and don'ts when seeking representation, providing you with practical insights and strategies to navigate the representation process with confidence and professionalism. 


Led by industry experts, this one-hour Masterclass promises to equip you with actionable insights and practical guidance for advancing your career as an artist.  


Our host for this event is Karen van Hoey Smith. Karen has experience as an Artist Manager, Auctioneer, and consultant expert. With a successful history as an Art Broker, Karen has extensive experience working with galleries, which makes her the perfect host for this event. 


As a valuable supplement to your learning, all attendees will receive an exclusive PDF guide packed with additional resources and tips. 


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The registration fee for this webinar will contribute to supporting the Visual Artists Association’s initiatives to provide resources and support for artists worldwide. Free for Premium Members, 10% discount for Standard Members, and £29.99 for non-members. 


Don't miss this opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and propel your artistic career to new heights. Spaces are limited. We look forward to seeing you at the Masterclass!