Is there value in making my art affordable?

Total Views: 1810In short: yes. There’s value in making your work affordable. While the art world loves to discuss the highest auction results, most artists sell their work for way lower prices. Is their work (or they themselves) consequently of lesser relevance? Since capitalism uses the price tag as the premier signifier of quality, pricing … Continue reading “Is there value in making my art affordable?”

What are further art pricing facts?

Total Views: 853After having read the anatomy of art pricing, here are further general pricing facts: Prices need to reflect the economic situation of your initial target audience – not your production costs, research and production time, or how much you like or are satisfied with your work. Specifically, your work’s price needs to make … Continue reading “What are further art pricing facts?”

What’s the anatomy of art pricing?

Total Views: 1018Pricing is a major topic on your path to becoming a professional artist. Pricing is a skill – and like any other skill, it improves with practice and experience. It is closely connected to one’s negotiating abilities: where pricing defines and attaches a monetary value to your finished artworks, negotiating defends and (optimally) … Continue reading “What’s the anatomy of art pricing?”