Meet Steven Bennet and Dr. Elaine Schmidt, art collectors and founders of The Bennett Prize which awards $50,000 to a woman artist. In this episode we talk about what collectors are doing during the pandemic, how artists can become more visible to collectors and the call for women artists for the The Bennett Prize. Breakfast with Sergio Special Series of Artists in Lockdown #27.
Call for entries for The Bennett Prize is open: April 16 to Oct. 16, 2020. Visit www.thebennettprize.org
Meet art dealer Elias Martin (Chicago). We chat about the state of the art world during the pandemic, galleries, art fairs and more. Elias talks about the opportunities that may be found on the other side of this crisis. Breakfast with Sergio Special Series of Artists in Lockdown #21.
Meet artist Laurence de Valmy (Philadelphia). She talks about turning in-person events to virtual ones such as studio visits. She recently hosted a successful virtual studio visit organized by Women of Culture organization. We chat about about ideas and ways to do this on your own. Breakfast with Sergio Special Series of Artists in Lockdown #20.
Meet Chicago artist Shilin Hora. She will teach us how to expreince nature in a unique way as we continue to be in isolation. Enjoy this conversationa and experience the sounds of nature with us. Breakfast with Sergio Special Series of Artists in Lockdown #19.
Meet artist Julia Haw and hear about her unexpected journey from Cambodia to India and back to the US during the pandemic lockdown. This episode is full of insightful moments about self-awareness, positivity in the face of change and relentless trust in strangers along the way. Please share it with your friends and follow Julia Haw's ongoing journey in her video blog on YouTube.
Meet artist David Hooker of Chicago. He has been making pottery kits for his local community while in lockdown. He came up with a great framework that will inspire you and perhaps get you started thinking outside the box as an artist. Breakfast with Sergio Special Series of Artists in Lockdown #17.
Meet artist Kobi (NYC). He talks about the challneging times, staying creative and positive during the lockdown. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #16
One Miute Poems with Elizabeth Briel (Hong Kong). In this episode I chat with Elizabeth about her Instagram project of reading one minute poems from people around the world as we experience lockdown. Please comment and share with your friends.
Meet artist Matthew Burrows (UK). He is the brains behind the Artist Support Pledge. An initiative helping artists sell their art and support each other during COVID-19 lockdown. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #14
Meet artist Ariane Kamps (Canada). In this episoee, we chat about managing an art career and family during lockdown. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #13
Meet artist Brianna Hernández Baurichter (Milwaukee). she was in the middle of a residency program when the lockdown notices spread accross the country. She talks about that experience and shares her work with us. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #12
Meet artist Steph Ishler from Cocoa Beach, Florida. She is doing an awesome thing for kids as they stay home all day. She is teaching them how to finger paint via a new YouTube Channel called Finger Painting Star. In this special epsiode we talk about helping children, starting a YouTube channel and much more. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #11
LAST WEEK to join my challenge From Your Studio to the World.
If you are an artist looking for a caring support system, personal guidance, and practical tools to get your art out there even in the middle of the coronavirus lockdown, this challenge is for you.
My ten-week challenge will help you navigate this rough season in the company of Dr. Yanina, myself and an amazing group of artists from around the world.
In this challenge you will learn…
• Strategies to increase visibility for your art online.
• Financial support ideas you can try now.
• Strategies to position yourself in the right place to thrive when this is finally over.
As you know the world is changing and with it, the way we run our art careers also has to change.
You want to be ahead of the game when the doors of opportunity reopen! So don’t wait. This is not a time to hide out but a time to rise up and prepare while we all are in lockdown.
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Meet artist Martin Cox. He is based in Los Angeles. In this special epsiode we talk about gibing birth to ideas and collaborations while in lockdown. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #10
Meet artist Greta Olivas. She is based in Austin, Texas. In this special epsiode we talk about staying optimistic and sperading positivity during this crisis. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #9
Meet artist Mariana Duarte Santos. She is in Lisbon, Portugal. In this special epsiode we chat about printmaking from home and adjusting to a new reality. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #8
Meet artist Caroline Karp. She is in Safety Harbor, Florida, where she is painting and teaching from her home. She shares how to build online groups to collaborate during the lockdown. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #7
Meet artist Dan Reisner. He is in Tel Aviv, Israel where he is working from his home studio/gallery. He shares how art can be a vehicle for healing in the world today specially as we experience COVID-19. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #6
Meet artist Niamh O'connor. She is part of a group of artists in Ireland who are part of an exhibition called Art in Lockdown Exhibition happening now exclusively in Facebook. Hear the story and get some ideas for your nex show. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #5
CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE SHOW: https://www.facebook.com/artinlockdown
Meet artist Alessandro Tomassetti. He is in Barcelona where the COVID-19 lockdown is in effect right now. He shareas about adapting to the current reality and working from home. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #4
Meet artist Flavia Testa. She is in upper Italy where the COVID-19 lockdown is in effect roght now. HEar how she is dealing with it and selling art online. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #3
I chat with artist Sijia Chen about her lockdown story. She has been in mainland China dealing with the quarentine for the last 5 weeks. Hear how she is adapting her artistic practice. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #2
Artist Paul Beel paints my portrait from his home in Florence, Italy as he talks about the Italian quarantine and adapting to the present COVID-19 situation. Breakfast with Sergio Special Edition #1
Amuleto is a contemporary art gallery based in Barcelona which started in February 2019.
Since then, they started looking for young artists depicting art with historical importance, quality of work and heart. Showcasing the best art they can find, they transform art lovers into art collectors.
Creating a digital space with the modern tools we have, they communicate and establish dialogues with audiences from all around the world.