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The Business of Art and Design

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Reference Books

Title: Law, Ethics, and the Visual Arts - Law
Author: Merryman, John Henry, Albert Edward Elsen, Stephen K. Urice
Publication: Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands; Frederick, MD; Kluwer Law International: Sold and distributed in North, Central, and South America by Aspen Pub., c2007.
Location: KF4288 .M47 2007 Reference

Title: The Art Business Encyclopedia - Fine Arts
Author: DuBoff, Leonard D.
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c1994.
Location: N8600 .D83 1994 Reference

Title: Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market: Where & How to Sell Your Illustration, Fine Art, Graphic Design & Cartoons
Publication: Cincinnati, Ohio: F&W Publications [for] Writer's Digest Books, 2011
Location: N8600 .A746 2011 Reference

Title: The Artist's Guide to Grant Writing: How to Find Funds and Write Foolproof Proposals for the Visual, Literary, and Performing Artist - Writing
Author: Rosenberg, Gigi
Publication: New York: Watson-Guptill, c2010.
Location: NX705.5 .U6 R67 2010 Reference

Title: Business and Legal Forms for Crafts - Crafts
Author: Crawford, Tad
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2005.
Location: KF390 .A7 C67 2005 Reference

Title: Business and Legal Forms for Fine Artists - Fine Arts
Author: Crawford, Tad
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2005.
Location: KF390 .A7 C68 2005 Reference

Title: Business and Legal Forms for Graphic Designers - Graphic Design
Author: Crawford, Tad and Eva Doman Bruck
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2003.
Location: KF390 .A7 C69 2003 Reference

Title: Business and Legal Forms for Illustrators - Illustration
Author: Crawford, Tad
Publication: New York: Allworth Press: Graphic Artists Guild, c2004.
Location: KF390 .A7 C72 2001 Reference

Title: Business and Legal Forms for Photographers - Photography
Author: Crawford, Tad
Publication: New York: Allworth Press; [s.l.]: American Society of Media Photographers, c2010.
Location: KF390 .A7 C73 2010 Reference

Title: The Fine Artist's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotion - Marketing
Author: Vitali, Julius
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2003.
Location: N8600 .V57 2003 Reference

Title: Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines - Illustration
Author: Graphic Artists Guild (U.S.)
Publication: New York: The Guild, 2010
Location: NC1001.6 .G7 V.13 Reference
Library has current edition as Ready Reference, earlier edition as circulating Qto. Copy.

Title: Legal Guide for the Visual Artist - Law
Author: Crawford, Tad
Publication: New York, NY: Allworth Press, c2010.
Location: KF390 .A7 C75 2010 Reference

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Circulating Books

Title: The Art Business - Fine Arts
Author: Robertson, Iain and Derrick Chong, editors
Publication: London; New York: Routledge, 2008.
Location: N8600 .A733 2008 Stacks

Title: Art Marketing 101: A Handbook for the Fine Artist - Marketing
Author: Smith, Constance
Publication: Nevada City, CA: ArtNetwork; [Saint Paul, Minn.]: Distributed to the trade in the United States by Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, 2007.
Location: N8353 .S63 2007 Stacks

Title: The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love - Fine Arts
Author: Battenfield, Jackie
Publication: Philadelphia, PA: Da Capo Press, 2009.
Location: N8350 .B38 2009 Stacks

Title: The Business Side of Creativity: A Complete Guide to Running a Small Graphic Design or Communications Business - Graphic Design
Author: Foote, Cameron S.
Publication: New York: W. W. Norton, c2006.
Location: NC998.5 .A1 F66 2006 Stacks

Title: Business of Art: An Artist's Guide to Profitable Self-Employment - Fine Arts
Author: Borden, Phil
Publication: Los Angeles, Calif.: Center for Cultural Innovation, c2008.
Location: N8600 .B78 2008 Quarto

Title: The Business of Being an Artist - Fine Arts
Author: Grant, Daniel
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c1996.
Location: N8600 .G7 1996 Stacks

Title: Copywriting: Successful Writing for Design, Advertising and Marketing - Writing
Author: Shaw, Mark
Publication: London: Laurence King, 2009.
Location: HF5825 .S38 2009 Stacks

Title: The Craft Artist's Legal Guide: Protect Your Work, Save On Taxes, Maximize Profits - Crafts
Author: Stim, Richard
Publication: Berkeley, Calif.: Nolo, 2010.
Location: KF390 .A69 S748 2010 Stacks

Title: The Creative Professional's Guide to Money - Finance
Author: Benun, Ilise
Publication: Cincinnati, Ohio: HOW Books, c2011.
Location: HG179 .B423 2011 Stacks

Title: Creative, Inc.: The Ultimate Guide to Running a Successful Freelance Business - Freelance
Author: Ilasco, Meg Mateo and Joy Deangdeelert Cho
Publication: San Francisco: Chronicle Books, c2010.
Location: N8350 .I42 2010 Stacks

Title: The Designer's Guide to Marketing and Pricing: How to Win Clients and What to Charge Them - Design
Author: Benun, Ilise and Peleg Top
Publication: Cincinnati, Ohio: How Books, c2008.
Location: HF5415 .B42944 2008 Stacks

Title: The Fashion Designer Survival Guide: An Insider's Look at Starting and Running Your Own Fashion Business - Fashion
Author: Gehlhar, Mary
Publication: Chicago: Dearborn Trade Pub., c2005.
Location: HD9940 .A2 G44 2005 Quarto

Title: The Graphic Designer's Guide to Better Business Writing - Writing, Graphic Design
Author: Janoff, Barbara and Ruth Cash-Smith
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, 2007.
Location: NK1173 .J36 2007 Stacks

Title: The Graphic Designer's and Illustrator's Guide to Marketing & Promotion - Marketing
Author: Piscopo, Maria
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2004.
Location: NC1001.6 .P577 2004 Stacks

Title: The Handmade Marketplace - Crafts
Author: Chapin, Kari, Emily Winfield Martin and Jen Skelley
Publication: North Adams, Mass.: Storey Pub., c2010.
Location: HD9999 .H362 C53 2010 Stacks

Title: Inside the Business of Illustration - Illustration
Author: Heller, Steven and Marshall Arisman
Publication: New York: Allworth Press, c2004.
Location: NC975 .H425 2004 Stacks

Title: The Interior Design Business Handbook: A Complete Guide to Profitability - Interior Design
Author: Knackstedt, Mary V.
Publication: Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, c2005.
Location: NK2002 .K57 2005 Quarto

Title: Juicing the Orange: How to Turn Creativity Into a Powerful Business Advantage - Business
Author: Fallon, Pat and Fred Senn
Publication: Boston, Mass.: Harvard Business School Press, c2006.
Location: HF5415 .F27 2006 Stacks

Title: New Tax Guide for Writers, Artists, Performers, & Other Creative People - Finance
Author: Riley, Peter Jason
Publication: Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing, c2009.
Location: KF6369.8 .A7 R55 2009 Stacks

Title: A Simple Statement: A Guide to Nonprofit Arts Management and Leadership - Non-Profits
Author: Grady, Jamie
Publication: Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, c2006.
Location: NX760 .G72 2006 Stacks

Title: Talent is not enough : business secrets for designers - Design
Author: Perkins, Shel
Publication: Berkeley, Calif.: New Riders, 2010.
Location: NC1001 .P47 2010 Stacks

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Title: Art Business News
Library owns: Mar 1999 -
Indexed in: Art Full Text

Title: Business Source Premier

Title: Professional Artist (formerly Art Calendar)
Library owns: v. 25 no. 2 (Mar 2011) -

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Internet Resources

Title: ArtBusiness.Com
This site by art consultant Alan Bamberger, offers free articles on issues relevant to professional artists. Topics include pricing, taxes, legal concerns, marketing, representation, among others.

Title: Business of Design Online (BoDo)
This site includes blog postings on marketing, writing, and other business topics. Free forms for proposal acceptance, client questionnaires, and project approval are available for download.

Title: Professional Artist
The website of the magazine Professional Artist (formerly Art Calendar). The site offers access to articles and opportunities listings.

Title: U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Includes information on starting a small business.

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