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69 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Followers | @AIMHatchfund | At Hatchfund, our goal is to help artists successfully navigate the challenging world of online fundraising for their projects. Our expert team provides educational services, from fundraising 101 to case studies and best practices to project development and outreach support. A total of 75% of all artists who have turned to Hatchfund have succeeded in funding their projects. Hatchfund offers a patent-pending matching fund program, the only one of its kind, which encourages and leverages contributions to help artists succeed faster. All donations are tax deductible because they simultaneously support artists’ projects and the nonprofit mission of AIM | Hatchfund: to invest in America's finest artists and to illuminate the value of artists to society.

NYC Souvenir Made Of Generic, Factory-Made NYC Souvenirs

When visiting New York for the summer from his former home in London, then-design-student Chris Godfrey wanted some souvenirs to return with. Finding only the cheapest, most generic New York souvenirs–plastic Lady Libertys, keychains, pencils, a pewter spoon, an iPhone case–he decided there must be …

Congratulations to the #DesignsoftheYear 2014 winner: HEYDAR ALIYEV CENTER by Zaha Hadid Architects @ZHA_News http://t.co/5QEYLlCTkd

@ArtistFunding #sausages - I can't stop painting them http://t.co/gyerdRos5C

14 Literary Posters That Turn Famous Authors' Words Into Art

Who doesn't love a good literature-meets-graphic-design project?<p>We came across the work of Obvious State's Evan Robertson last year when he debuted his series of clever literary posters based on the words of authors like Ernest Hemingway and Kurt Vonnegut. Turning pithy quotes into whimsical works …

Sarah Lewis: Find Your Private Domain

About this presentation<p>Much of modern creativity advice focuses on “getting your work out there” and networking with others. But great work often …

MoMA's Postconceptual Curators

Ever since 2009, when the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) expanded its Department of Media <i></i>to include performance art (it is now the Department of Media …

Garry Winogrand

Exhibition Overview<p>The first retrospective in twenty-five years of work by Garry Winogrand (1928–1984)—the renowned photographer of New York City and …

@ArtistFunding ...and from that...My first #selfportrait "Hidden" http://t.co/AqOmrCJu8b

21 Signs You Went To A Performing Arts Camp

Theater camp, performing arts retreats, Interlochen. Call it what you like, but those precious days and weeks you spent in the company of other precocious thespians and troupers will forever hold a special place in your heart.<p>You reminisce about the glory days of camp players on a regular basis, …

Unknown Pablo Neruda poems found among manuscripts

<b>Chile's Pablo Neruda Foundation has found more than 20 previously unknown poems by the Nobel Prize winner.</b><p>They were found while cataloguing some of the poet's manuscripts and experts have verified them as being genuine.<p>Neruda, who is best known for his collection Twenty Love Poems and a Song of …

99 Ways to Market Your Art - Copyblogger

You’re an artist — a writer, musician, illustrator, or dancer. Maybe you’re into doll sculpting, keepsake jewelry making, fashion photography, plein …

7 Social Media Marketing Tips for Artists and Galleries

<i>This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and</i> …

How to Sell Art - Do's and Dont's - Help for Artists

You Can't Sell Your Art Until You Learn How to Sell It<p><b>Q</b>: I'm a visual artist interested networking with others in order to market and sell my art. …

Selling

Robyn Denny obituary

Confronted by the monumental hard-edge paintings from the mid-1960s of Robyn Denny, who has died aged 83, the viewer may be reminded of the famous figures of the New York School – Barnett Newman or Mark Rothko, perhaps. Often in muted blues, greys and browns, and with sharply abutted planes of …

Repository 143: Studio Tour | Celaya in Miami

All images courtesy and copyright Jennifer Esperanza, jenniferesperanza.com<p>If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you …

Artists and scientists collaborate to create giant river sculpture

The Nature Conservancy teamed up with two artists to create a habitat-enhancing sculpture made from natural materials.<p>Artists Mary O'Brien and Daniel …

Endangered Boundary: Stefan Falke's 'La Frontera' Project

Title<p>Endangered Boundary: Stefan Falke's 'La Frontera' Project<p>2014-05-28T18:00:00-07:00<p>Jellyfish collective in Ciudad Juarez portrait by Stefan</i> …

The Arts

Lynne Blundell on Twitter: "@ArtistFunding Make-up because it is art but also something that we hide behind. From one who looks like a ghost without it. Yet beautiful x"

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The Endless Possibilities of Paper

Paper is one of the world’s definitive materials. Books, letters, paintings, magazines – everything really good starts with paper. Yet in an …

Art