The Fine Artist Summit, Online in November

Dear friends, artists and art educators,

I’m pleased to share the launch of an online educational event for visual artists – The Fine Artist Summit. My book, Art-Write, brought me to the attention of the summit organizer, and my 30-minute video masterclass is part of the expert offerings. This event is free  and I believe it will offer something of value for many different types of artists. I’m always interested in innovative forms of education. Though I’ve only viewed my own session so far, the list of presenters is impressive and I plan to view all the sessions when they go live during the week of 11/22.

If you register using this link, I will get a small reward.

Please share this information with any artists or art students who are working to expand their careers. Thank you!

Online Summit for Visual Artists: Free Entrepreneurial Education

Features 37 Artists & Career Experts from Around the Globe

THE FINE ARTIST SUMMIT online conference is a seven-day educational event taking place November 22 – 28, 2019. Registration is open now. The Fine Artist Summit assembles 37 of the world’s most accomplished entrepreneurial artists and art career experts to share their insights on what it takes to thrive as a visual artist in the 21st century. Each day of the week offers 5 different masterclasses, designed for artists who seek practical, current advice to help grow their careers. The masterclass sessions, 36 in total, are offered free of cost and will remain available to registrants for 24 hours after the initial launch.

The Fine Artist Summit takes place one hundred percent online. This is the first time a virtual summit launches specifically for visual artists. The global scope of the project includes speakers spanning the art capitals of the world, including San Francisco, New York, London, Madrid, Paris, Sydney, and Tokyo. All masterclasses are presented in English, with subtitles for non-native speakers. Presenters range from rising stars like Australian painter Loribelle Spirovsky to established masters like Irish visual artist Colin Davidson. Experts include curator and best-selling author of ART/WORK Heather Bhandari from New York, and Ryan Stanier, founder of The Other Art Fair presented by Saatchi from London. Sessions cover a spectrum of relevant career strategies: finding gallery representation and art fairs, winning grants and artist residencies, Instagram strategies, how to write and speak about your art, and creating self-organized exhibitions.

The Fine Artist Summit organizer Miguel Mayher researched hundreds of business resources for artists and discovered that the majority of instruction is put forward by a single educator. He believes that no one expert has all the answers, and a variety of domain expertise creates effective benefits for learners. Mayher states, “When getting questions from artist friends I started to realize that not only did I not have all the answers – no one does. By bringing together dozens of successful artists and advisors, I started to see patterns emerge on what makes an artist journey thrive.” His mission, in tangent with The Fine Artist Summit and, is to bring artists the best advice on how to make their career successful on their own terms.

The Fine Artist Summit will make all of their educational sessions free to watch every day of the conference. Attendees will have the option to upgrade to a Premium Pass to keep access to the recordings after the conference. Artists are encouraged to register now to receive their free “ticket” to the conference. The Fine Artist Summit begins 11/22/2019.

Presenters at The Fine Artist Summit (Partial)  Full List of Masterclass Presenters at:

Showing Your Art In Galleries And Alternative Spaces –Heather Bhandari, Curator and author of ART/WORK.  How To Talk About Your Work & Win Art Grants –Gigi Rosenberg, Author of The Artist’s Guide to Grant Writing.  Facing The Inner Critic & Becoming A Professional –Alyssa Monks, Fine Artist. How To Sell Your Art And Get Gallery Representation –Jason Horejs, Author of How to Sell Art. How To Be Featured In Art Magazines –Ali Cavanaugh, Fine Artist.  Staying Grounded and True To Your Work -Colin Davidson, Fine Artist.  Instagram For Fine Artists –Dina Brodsky, Fine Artist & Social Media Influencer. Artist Residencies: How To Research, Apply & Benefit -Eliza Roberts, Executive Director at Organizing A Self-Curated Group Show –Rosalind Davis, Artist & Author of What They Didn’t Teach You In Art School. How To Write About Your Art & Your Show Press Release –Vicki Krohn Amorose, Author of Art-Write.

About Miguel Mayher  Miguel Mayher is the host of The Fine Artist Summit and Founder of Over the last decade he has signed partnerships with national museums, run artist entrepreneurship workshops for The International Arts & Culture Group, and coordinated Tokyo 2020 Olympics art initiatives, developing a unique understanding of the challenge between being creative and getting things done. He graduated in Computer Engineering at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, majoring in Information Systems Applied to Business Management at Paris Dauphine University. He obtained his postgraduate in Fine Arts (oil painting) at London’s Central Saint Martins and an MBA at INSEAD – The Business School for the World in Singapore. He is a One Young World ambassador. Email:

THE FINE ARTIST SUMMIT takes place for seven days, ONLINE, Nov 22 through Nov 28, 2019.

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