art business resources...
The resources listed below have been recommended by presenters from various SEA Conferences.
American Craft Council
21 S. Eltings Corner Road
Highland, NY 12528
Promote both juried retail and wholesale shows of American contemporary craft around the country
American Film Institute (AFI)
2021 N. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90027 Phone: 323/856-7600
Americans For the Arts
Federal Arts Advocacy group
As an Art Ally, Jessica Jacobs uses her experience to help artists bridge the gap between art and business.
Track your artwork, galleries, sales, competitions, exhibitions, contacts, limited edition runs and more. Visualize your data in ways never before possible to help you intelligently manage and market your artwork.
Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers (AIVF)
304 Hudson Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Broadcast Music, INC. (BMI)
Chicago Artists’ Coalition
217 N. Carpenter St.
Chicago, IL 60607
This resource is for all artists (even those living outside Chicago) with slide registry, resource publications, website etc.
Chicago Dance and Music Alliance
410 South Michigan Ave., Suite 819 Chicago, IL 60605-1402
Chicago Metal Arts Guild (C-MAG)
College Art Association
275 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10001
Crafts Report Magazine
A resource for craft artists in all media for tools, shows, competitions, articles regarding managing craft businesses.
Website that allows users to sell their handcrafted and handmade wares easily
Madison, WI 53703
Art & Craft website and catalog. Also publish art books and sourcebooks
Illinois Humanities Council
203 Wabash Ave, Suite 2020
Chicago, IL 60601-2417
Resources for televisions producers
art - design - printing - finishing - publishing - mailing - e-marketing
Inexpensive postcards and more
National Arts and Disability Center
Tarjan Center for Developmental Disabilities
300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 3310
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6967
National Endowment for the Arts
1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington DC 20506
National Opera Association
20 Jay Street, 7th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Extensive national database of awards, services, and publications for artists of all disciplines
Boston, MA 02118
3000 Chestnut Avenue, Suite 300
Baltimore, MD 21211
Promote the buyers market of American craft trade shows
C/o North Central College
30 N. Brainard St.
Naperville, IL 60540
Resources and programming for emerging visual, performing, literary, and media artists as well as educators.
1300 Iroquois Ave, Suite 1300
Naperville, IL 60563
Washington DC 20036
International organization that creates learning opportunities through the arts for people with disabilities