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Building Sustainable Businesses for Artists: A Conversation with Scott Burkholder Truth In This Art - Your Source for Conversations with Artists, Creative Minds & Cultural Leaders

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In this episode, host Rob Lee interviews Scott Burkholder, principal at Burkholder Agency, about the intersection of arts and business. They discuss the power of human creativity, Scott's role as an agent for artists, and the challenges and opportunities of building sustainable art businesses. Tune in to gain insights into the art world and learn how artists can navigate the business side of their craft. 🎨💼
Episode Highlights:
Scott's first art experience and its impact on his career (00:01:10) 🎨The role of an agent in the art world (00:05:58) 🕴️Balancing analytical thinking with creativity (00:09:49) ⚖️The importance of strategy and consistency in building a sustainable art business (00:19:08) 📈The impact of Baltimore's culture on Scott's work (00:39:29) 🏙️Key Takeaways:
Artists need to embrace the business side of their craft to build sustainable careers. 💪Hiring the right people and asking the right questions are crucial for success in the art world. 🤝Baltimore offers a unique environment for artists to explore their creativity and build affordable businesses. 🎭Are you an artist looking to build a sustainable business? Reach out to Scott Burkholder at Burkholder Agency for expert guidance and support. 🌟
Social Media Links:LinkedIn: Scott BurkholderInstagram: burkholder_agency Twitter: @scottburkholder
Hey there! If you enjoyed this episode and found it valuable, I have a small request for you. Could you please take a moment to rate and review this podcast? Your feedback helps us improve and reach more listeners like you. And if you love what we're doing here, consider supporting us on Patreon. Your support allows us to continue bringing you these conversations at the intersection of arts, culture, and community. Thank you for being a part of The Truth in This Art community! 🎧🙌

If you have a story about art, culture, or community, share it with us at rob@thetruthinthisart.com for a chance to be featured on 'The Truth In This Art' podcast.
Follow The Truth In This Art on Twitter, Threads, IG, and Facebook @truthinthisart
Original music by Daniel Alexis Music with additional music from Chipzard.
Episode illustration by Alley Kid Art.
About "The Truth In This Art"
"The Truth In This Art," hosted by Rob Lee, is a podcast that explores the essence of creativity and its community impact, amplifying artists' voices and their profound stories.
Connect with me:
Website | Twitter | Instagram 
Support the show:
Merch from Redbubble | Make a Donation
This program is supported (in part) by a grant from the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation.


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In this episode, host Rob Lee interviews Scott Burkholder, principal at Burkholder Agency, about the intersection of arts and business. They discuss the power of human creativity, Scott's role as an agent for artists, and the challenges and opportunities of building sustainable art businesses. Tune in to gain insights into the art world and learn how artists can navigate the business side of their craft. 🎨💼
Episode Highlights:
Scott's first art experience and its impact on his career (00:01:10) 🎨The role of an agent in the art world (00:05:58) 🕴️Balancing analytical thinking with creativity (00:09:49) ⚖️The importance of strategy and consistency in building a sustainable art business (00:19:08) 📈The impact of Baltimore's culture on Scott's work (00:39:29) 🏙️Key Takeaways:
Artists need to embrace the business side of their craft to build sustainable careers. 💪Hiring the right people and asking the right questions are crucial for success in the art world. 🤝Baltimore offers a unique environment for artists to explore their creativity and build affordable businesses. 🎭Are you an artist looking to build a sustainable business? Reach out to Scott Burkholder at Burkholder Agency for expert guidance and support. 🌟
Social Media Links:LinkedIn: Scott BurkholderInstagram: burkholder_agency Twitter: @scottburkholder
Hey there! If you enjoyed this episode and found it valuable, I have a small request for you. Could you please take a moment to rate and review this podcast? Your feedback helps us improve and reach more listeners like you. And if you love what we're doing here, consider supporting us on Patreon. Your support allows us to continue bringing you these conversations at the intersection of arts, culture, and community. Thank you for being a part of The Truth in This Art community! 🎧🙌

If you have a story about art, culture, or community, share it with us at rob@thetruthinthisart.com for a chance to be featured on 'The Truth In This Art' podcast.
Follow The Truth In This Art on Twitter, Threads, IG, and Facebook @truthinthisart
Original music by Daniel Alexis Music with additional music from Chipzard.
Episode illustration by Alley Kid Art.
About "The Truth In This Art"
"The Truth In This Art," hosted by Rob Lee, is a podcast that explores the essence of creativity and its community impact, amplifying artists' voices and their profound stories.
Connect with me:
Website | Twitter | Instagram 
Support the show:
Merch from Redbubble | Make a Donation
This program is supported (in part) by a grant from the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation.


★ Support this podcast ★

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