Smart Art Business is a podcast by Rachel Wilkins to help visual artists and creative entrepreneurs grow and sustain a successful art business. Featuring tangible advice and inspiring interviews with artists and industry experts, you will learn how to brand, market, and sell your art, the smart way.
NFTs - A New Perspective with Burnt Banksy
In this episode, Rachel Wilkins dives into the idea behind the NFT project by Burnt Banksy, the new perspective it brings for art collectors looking to make investments and how to build trust on the platforms in use. The discussion centres around ClubHouse as a platform where conversations and the actual selling of NFTs is taking place, how in future this may be integrated and marketed offline effectively.
CONFIDENCE THROUGH PERSISTENCE WITH MAX NEUTRA
In this episode our host, Rachel Wilkins chats with Max Neutra, an experienced designer for Meow Wolf about the vulnerability and challenges that come with creating artwork in public. He dives deep into how he uses his power of humility and persistence to get results while collaborating with other creatives as well. Max also shares tips on how he has managed to balance his work role and parenthood. He partly draws his creativity from music which he has creatively woven into his art career.
Professional Development for Artists with Stephanie Pereira
In this episode, our host Rachel Wilkins holds a discussion with Stephanie Perreira on professional development programs for artists and their interest in how artists are using technology and also offering them a safe space to interact. New Inc is an incubator program that began as part of the museum in 2013 but has added so much value to the artist community over the years.
Exploring NFTs with Jonathan Foley
Jonathan Foley is an expert in NFTs and understands how that world works. In this episode he discusses with Rachel Wilkins and demystifies the fear surrounding the complex set up process, how he has gotten so much value by virtue of being a ClubHouse member through collaborations, copyright effects and available platforms and applications where artists can start with the technology.
Challenge Your Limiting Beliefs With Rachel Wilkins
In this episode Rachel Wilkins talks about the impact of raising your profile as an artist, challenging your limiting beliefs and how to overcome them through positive thinking and affirmations. She encourages writing things down when setting goals and maintaining a positive mindset.
Empowering Creativity Through Art With Michael Conroy
In this episode Rachel Wilkins has a deep conversation with Michael Conroy around some of the real-life struggles and how to progress in your chosen career authentically during a transition from addiction to sobriety. They also highlight the nature of creative pursuits which is being steered by current events around the world and how you can find effective ways to navigate the associated emotional shifts in a responsible way.
One of the best podcasts out there for Artists
This podcast is not only informative, its relatable and feels like you are sat having an open and honest conversation with a more experienced Artist friend.
I have learnt so much from Rachel’s advice, ways to grow my fledgling business, tips on painting, discovering new artists and the latest news from the industry. I would recommend every artist out there to listen to Rachels expert advice.
Good detail and easy listen, beneficial to learn from multiple perspectives also!