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Critique Night: Linda Kemp & Dr. Jamie Kemp (Thursday May 20)
FREE: Pre-Critique Drop-In
Dr. Jamie Kemp
Award-winning Arts Consultant and Professor of Art History. She writes about, teaches, develops programs for, curates, and makes art.
Educational Blogs & Videos
Art Critique Pep Talk # 2
Art Critique Pep Talk #1
Mind Shifts for Artists Pt. 1: Your Art Doesn’t Speak for Itself
Visual art is a powerful vehicle for communication. Your creations capture your interests, passion, and creativity. They show your talent, skill, and big ideas. The visual can express emotions and sensory experiences that are impossible to translate into words!
All that being said, the mind shift I’d like you to entertain this week is that your art doesn’t really speak for itself. At least, it doesn’t speak clearly or loudly enough to make others want to invest in it through either grants or sales.