7 Ways to Get your Target Gallery to Represent You
Fine Art Tips
This article was originally posted on FineArtTips.com.
#1. Specific Gallery Requirements
Check your ‘target gallery’ (this is the gallery you think is your best match) website and see if it has a specific protocol for artists’ submissions.
• If it does have guidelines, follow them (or be a rebel and do it your own way, but you might get shut down). • Some galleries, especially within the high end fine art market have specific submission requirements and policies.
• Usually artists must submit work for review.
• This generally means a professional portfolio (more about this below).
• Remember, good galleries are inundated with artists’ inquiries and submissions each week.
If there are no guidelines then you can try the following suggestions.