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Economics of art

  • Why Are Artists Poor?by Hans Abbing

    Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 38.00

    An unconventional socio-economic analysis of the economic position of the arts and artists more...

  • The Profitable Artistby Artspire

    Allworth Press 2011; US$ 24.99

    While all art is unique, the challenges artists face are shared regardless of background, experience, and artistic medium. With decades of experience training and helping artists, the expert staff of the New York Foundation for the Arts have compiled a best practices” approach to planning and organizing an art career. In this book, NYFA has identified... more...

  • How to Get Hungby Molly Barnes; Pat Hilton

    Tuttle Publishing 1994; US$ 12.99

    In this accessible, easy-to-read, detailed guide for artists, students, and aspiring art professionals, gallery owner Molly Barnes takes the mystique out of selling art. With the art market generating over a billion dollars in sales annually, and enrollment in art schools continuing to rise, more and more graduates are joining the art scene and... more...

  • The Development of the Art Market in Englandby Thomas M Bayer; John R. Page

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    This book gives a comprehensive account of the history and underlying economics of the modern art market in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain. more...

  • Web 2.0-Anwendungen im Marketing von Kunstmuseenby Tanja Binder

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 27.89

    Das Web 2.0 etabliert sich gegenwärtig als Teil eines modernen Marketings. Das gilt auch für die Kulturbranche: Vor allem in Zeiten leerer öffentlicher Kassen und schrumpfender Zuschüsse eröffnet das Internet interessante neue Wege, um mit den verschiedenen Stakeholdern Kontakt aufzunehmen. Hier besteht die Chance, eine jüngere Zielgruppe für sich... more...

  • Symbolismusby Nathalia Brodskaya

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Der Symbolismus ist eine Erscheinung des Fin-de-Siècle, der seinen Anfang in den 1880er Jahren in Frankreich nahm und zu Anfang des 20. Jahrhunderts auch im übrigen Europa Fuß fasste. Die von der antiken Mythologie faszinierten Symbolisten versuchten, sich der von der Wissenschaft etablierten Herrschaft der Rationalität zu entziehen. Sie wollten die... more...

  • Art Smartby Alan D. Bryce

    Dundurn 2007; US$ 8.99

    Art Smart ’s advice will allow you to venture into the often-intimidating world of art with confidence and make intelligent purchases for pleasure and profit. more...

  • Making It in the Art Worldby Brainard Carey

    Allworth Press 2011; US$ 19.99

    Learn how today’s artists survive, exhibit, and earn money, without selling out! This book explains how to be a professional artist and new methods to define and realize what success means. Whether you’re a beginner, a student, or a career artist looking to be in the best museum shows, this book provides ways of advancing your plans on any level.... more...

  • 1000 Masterpieces of Decorative Artby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 9.50

    From ancient Sumerian pottery to Tiffany stained glass, decorative art has been a fundamental part of the human experience for generations. While fine art is confined to galleries and museums, decorative art is the art of the every day, combining beauty with functionality in objects ranging from the prosaic to the fantastical. In this work, Albert... more...

  • A Companion to American Artby John Davis; Jennifer A. Greenhill; Jason D. LaFountain

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00 US$ 175.50

    A Companion to American Art presents 35 newly-commissioned essays by leading scholars that explore the methodology, historiography, and current state of the field of American art history. Features contributions from a balance of established and emerging scholars, art and architectural historians, and other specialists Includes several... more...