The Artists' Yearbook 2010/11

The Artists' Yearbook 2010/11

    • ISBN 9780500288337
    • 20.80 x 16.40 cm
    • Paperback
    • 544pp
    • First published 2009
    ‘Required reading for every aspiring artist or student’ – RA Magazine

    ‘A dynamic and engaging reference tool’– The Times Higher Education Supplement
    ‘All the contacts an artist could ever need’– The Times

    ‘A vital addition to any artist’s shelf’– Artists & Illustrators

    The Artists’ Yearbook is the only comprehensive up-to-date reference guide to getting ahead in today’s art world.

    Offering advice and inspiration in one fact-packed volume, it features carefully vetted information on and contact details for more than 3,000 visual-arts businesses and organizations, including:

    • Galleries, dealers, museums and studios
    • Art suppliers and services
    • Art education and course information
    • Fairs, prizes, competitions and residencies
    • Arts boards, councils and funding opportunities
    • Societies and other artists’ organizations
    • Art magazines and PR contacts

    Practical and inspiring essays from an insider accompany each listings section, offering invaluable support to anyone looking to develop or consolidate their place in the art world.

    The 2010/11 edition features:
    • Essays by Gavin Turk, Sam Taylor-Wood and Jeremy Deller
    • Advice from Andrew Brown, Senior Strategy Officer for visual arts at the Arts Council England, on funding and programmes for artists
    • Pointers from Elinor Olisa of that show how artists can best promote themselves and their work to galleries
    • Invaluable insights from Boo Ritson, who offers advice to emerging artists based on her own path to success from art school to an international career
    • New to this edition prizes worth up to £50,000 each and major galleries in London, Wakefield and Nottingham

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