Supporting Artists in Our Community
At Creative York, we pride ourselves on providing resources to enhance the local arts community. Artists are encouraged to view the articles below to learn how to write an artist statement, professional cover letter, and so much more. Be sure to check back frequently for new tips and industry insights!
Artist Statements and Bios
Learn how to tell your personal story as an artistThe following article offers tips and tricks for artists to consider as they develop their own personal artist statement and/or bio.
Building Your Resume
Get tools and tips for creating the best artist resumeGet an in-depth look at resumes, including the different types, key information to include, as well as an example of an artist resume.
Writing Cover Letters
The ultimate how-to guide for writing great artist cover lettersThis article explains how to properly format cover letters and distribute them to other personnel in the arts community. Examples included!
Business and Artist Cards
How to play your cards right in the arts communityDig deeper into why having business and artist cards is important as well as tips for successful design and print.
Hanging Your Art
Watch this video to learn how to hang your art so its gallery-readyHow to screw d-rings & tie wire to a picture frame
How To Wire a Painting
Your painting is done; now how do you wire it?How to wire the back of a painting like a pro