America’s main organization of art professionals. Its membership includes artists, art scholars, curators, collectors, educators, and publishers. Its website includes an online career center and a list of affiliated organizations.
2130 W. Fulton Street,
Chicago, IL 60612
CTA: Damen bus, Ashland Green Line stop
CAC is a non-profit organization that supports contemporary Chicago artists and curators by offering residency programs, exhibitions, professional development, and resources that enable them to live, work and thrive in the city
Artist members receive discounts on CAC education events and at local art stores, as well as other perks.
Practical tips that give artists new ways to break through creative blocks, get the most from materials, navigate career challenges, and above all find joy in the work. Teeming with full-color artwork from visionaries ancient and modern, this beautiful and useful book will help artists of all kinds--painters, photographers, writers, performers--realize their dreams.
Strategies for building a successful creative practice. From mixing business and friendship to marketing yourself on social media.
• For visual artists and makers,
• Writers, musicians, filmmakers, and other creatives
• The Artist's Way for the 21st century