Meeting people and building relationships is the most important thing you can do for your art career. This means you have to get out of the studio and socialize.
You must, gasp, be social in the real world as well as online.
This goes against the natural tendency of so many artists who would prefer to be alone with their art supplies. But it’s absolutely necessary when you want to attain a high level of success.
If you desire more sales and more recognition for your art, you must make it a priority to meet more people.
You need to get out and meet more people if you find yourself …
- Sitting behind your computer all day and researching the latest magical way to promote your art online.
- Attending only your own openings.
- Living in the same place for years without knowing your neighbors.
Why This Matters
Your art must be seen in person in order to be appropriately appreciated. Eventually, you’re going to have to