We’ve moved our site to a larger server

As part of our efforts to constantly monitor and improve the site, Artists Info has now been moved to a new larger, dedicated server, optimizing the site’s performance. Page loading times are now quicker and the site is operating at optimal level. www.artistsinfo.co.uk Matchmakers Of The Art World

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We are finalists in the Chamber New Business Awards

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected as one of five finalists for the New Business Award this year as part of the Chamber of Commerce Community Business Awards 2015. The Awards Dinner is to be held at Aldwickbury Park Golf Club on the evening of 1st October. As part of the evening show there will […]

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Warning to all Artists… Beware of the latest Scammer

Important SCAM ALERT re Wallpart Please read and let us know if you have been involved with this. Wallpart As some of you have probably heard from various gossip a new website has sprung up named “Wallpart” that supposedly is stealing people’s artwork and selling it within the site. We have been notified by several […]

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Caroline Evans wins two awards

Artists Info artist Caroline Evans has just received an Award of Excellence from Manhattan Arts International for artwork submitted to their Hot Topics – Bold Expressions in Nature and Human Nature online exhibition. This international exhibition which runs from 17th August – 17th October 2015 was an open call for artists across the world to submit their work, […]

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Artists Info supports Art in Lyddington 2015 – Artists, apply now!

Artists it is time to apply for Art in Lyddington 2015 exhibition. This year there are £750 worth of prizes available. Art in Lyddington 2015 Raising funds for St. Andrew’s Church, other charities and AiL equipment funds. Friday 30 October, Saturday 31 October & Sunday 1 November   10a.m. – 5 p.m. Preview: Thursday 29th October […]

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ARTISTS PRIME WEEK OFFER – Your work on YouTube!

Artists Marketing Package Offer Amazon is hoping to replicate Black Friday’s levels of hype  and sales with the introduction of Prime Day in mid-July, a one-day global shopping event that will offer more deals  than its ominously-named forebear. 8 Artists from around the world were invited to create their promotional video… Artists Info are offering […]

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Caroline Evans forthcoming exhibition

Caroline is excited to announce  this forthcoming joint Exhibition – Inky One – where three of her pieces will be shown – ‘Summer Celebration – Aubade’, ‘Summer Celebration – Nocturne’ and ‘Ice Poppies’. And, to top it all, Joel Brown’s work will be shown for one night only on the 9th July! Details: Pink Floyd – ‘Inky […]

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Artists Info Supporting St Albans Summer Exhibition

We’re promoting Artists Info by supporting St Albans Art Society’s Summer Exhibition with our advert in their brochure including some of our listed artists from the St Albans area. More info: www.stalbans-artsociety.org.uk

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Caroline Evans St Albans Exhibition

We’re delighted to share the news that three of Caroline’s pieces have been accepted for an exhibition at the new Nude Tin Can Gallery in St Albans. The theme of the exhibition is ‘Inky One’ so it’s all about work that uses ink as the main medium. Nude Tin Gallery is a new Gallery, recently opened, and they […]

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Geoff Booth wins this month’s art materials prize

Every month we draw a name at random from all our listed artists to win £50 in art materials (inc. p&p) This month’s lucky winner is Geoff Booth who has won a Winsor & Newton Designer Gouache set…. Congratulations!

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Artist gets large commission after joining Artists Info

Our congratulations go to Paul Bursnall who has just given us this testimonial: “I’ve only been listed with you a couple of weeks and have just obtained a large metre square commission as a direct result of being on Artists Info. Thanks so much for the introduction! I was on another site paying a very steep […]

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Debbie Farquharson is taking part in South East Open Studios

Debbie will be exhibiting in her studio in Seal. Days open in June are: Friday 5, 12, 19 from 10-3pm Saturday’s 6, 12, 20 from 10-5 Sunday’s 7, 14 from 10-5 (closed Father’s Day) Debbie says: “Pop along for tea and cake…” We might just do that! Check out Debbie’s Open Studio’s listing here Check out Debbies Artists Info listing here

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Artists Info has just gone “Mobile-Friendly!”

This is great news for Artists Info artists as search engine giant Google now gives “mobile-friendly” sites a higher ranking in search results. On Tuesday 21st April 2015 Google released a statement. Part of it read: “Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal…….This change will affect mobile […]

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Artists Info provides artist with more website referrals than Google

Artists Info artist Ben Askem used a website tracker to see where visitors to his site had come from. Commenting on his success with Artists Info: “I was amazed to see that I had more referrals to my site from Artists Info than through Google or from people directly visiting my website! It just shows the […]

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Online Art Sales Set To Rocket

According to Statista.com, the figures of online art sales are rising fast Are you capitalising on this growing trend? Having a website and facebook page is great but could you also benefit from joining an established, growing online art gallery? Apply to join Artists Info Global Art Directory here

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Artists Info 1-Day Marketing Seminar

We held our first Seminar ‘Preparing for Sales – The Marketing Jigsaw’ at The Radlett Centre in Hertfordshire yesterday. There were 20 artists who had come from all over the UK to hear speakers talk about a variety of subjects including pricing, social media, online and offline opportunities, PR, copyright law and much more. Artists Info’s […]

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Congratulations to Lynn Gibson whose work has been published in GQ

“First time my art was in a magazine, it was the Wonderwall feature in GQ. Which then led on to another GQ edition, Vogue, Glamour, ROCO and HT Art. This was all as a result of being listed on Artists Info – I’ll be forever grateful.” Check out Lynn’s Artists Info Gallery Listing here

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Ben Askem Exhibiting at Art Expo in Radlett

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Artists Info May Art Expo

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This month’s £50 Art Materials Prize Winner Announced

We are pleased to announce this month’s winner of £50 worth of Art Materials is Guy Manning. His name was drawn at random from all the listed artists on Artists Info. One lucky winner is drawn each month just for being listed with us. Congratulations Guy!

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Would you like a Virtual Art Exhibition & Marketing Package?

Artists Info are now offering Virtual Art Exhibitions in our exclusive Virtual Art Gallery. You can showcase up to 18 pieces of work in the gallery, which will be uploaded onto our No 1 ranked YouTube channel, for you to share, link to and even embed on your website. Alongside this, we will share it […]

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Could you be our next Artist of the Year?

We are delighted to confirm that Daler-Rowney, one of the UK’s most established art materials suppliers are sponsoring this years Artists Info Artists of the Year, together with International Publisher Rosenstiels. All artists listed on Artists Info will automatically be entered into the competition, which will be judged in September – you simply have to Be […]

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The Golden Age of Photojournalism

By Naomi Phelan MA History of Art Blogger for Artists Info Work is in full swing at the moment as students approach their End of Year shows and university places are in the balance depending on final grades. Next year’s timetables are appearing on my desk and it appears that I will now be teaching […]

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It’s our Birthday!

Please join us to celebrate!

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Online art sales to grow fast, global study finds

Reuters have recently reported that Online art sales are growing fast. Here’s their report: The value of the online fine art market is expected to more than double to $3.76 billion in the next five years as it increasingly attracts younger and first-time buyers, British insurer Hiscox said on Monday. Online art sites do not […]

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Radio 2 wants an artist-in-residence

Claudia Winkleman says the artist will receive ‘proper mainstream exposure’ Radio 2 will appoint its first artist-in-residence, who will get a ‘golden pass’ to the network’s music events for 12 months, including this year’s Glastonbury. Up for grabs is a £15,000 bursary and up to £20,000 for expenses and materials from The Space, which is […]

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Artists Info Preparing for Sales 1-Day Artists Seminar

Preparations are underway for Artists Info’s 1-Day Artists Marketing Seminar “Preparing for Sales – The Marketing Jigsaw” which is being held in Radlett on Wednesday 13th May. 25 artists are booked on from all across the UK to hear expert speakers discuss topics including PR and Marketing, Pricing your work, Mounting and Framing, What Commissions […]

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Announcing the Winners of our Art Competition

We are proud to announce the winners of our Art Competition “Resins to Smile” run in conjunction with Eli-Chem, the fantastic artists resin people. Thank you to each and every one of you who took the time and considerable effort to send in your entry. The standard of submissions was extremely high and as a result we […]

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Painting Weekend at Hope Cove, Devon

Artists Info artist Penny Wilton has a painting weekend coming up 9th – 12th April at Hope Cove, Devon staying at The Cottage hotel. It is suitable for any standard, book the hotel yourself then the painting days are Friday, Saturday and Sunday for £35 per day. There will be lots of tuition and demonstrations […]

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Titian and his Times

By Artists Info Artist & Acclaimed Writer ALEX CONNOR What is the truth about Titian? That great Venetian painter who lived from 1485 – 1576. Ah, we have to stop there. Because his death date isn’t certain. You see, Titian lied about his age. As he got older and wanted sympathy – and a way […]

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‘The Visual Arts are Booming Online’ reports The Guardian

Artworks for sale online: it’s a booming way to gatecrash the elite gallery world An expanding number of websites are now attracting young and first-time buyers and opening a new market for emerging talent Peter Doig’s Canoe – Island, a 2000 work bought through an online site by the fine art insurer Hiscox for its […]

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The Colour Red

Seeing Red by Alexandra Connor, Artists Info Artist & Acclaimed writer According to The Times newspaper, the reason for some paintings reaching higher prices is ‘often alarmingly simplistic’ i.e. the picture has red in it. But why are we surprised by this? Painters know the impact of this colour. Rembrandt, Rubens, Salvador Dali, they all […]

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Bob Barron’s Works on Card and Slate Exhibition

Renowned artist Bob Barron exhibits slate and card collages at Bath School of Art and Design Artists Info Artist Bob Barron has been based in his native North East for the majority of his life, but has recently relocated to the South. Bob works primarily with mixed media and materials that have been discarded as […]

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‘Fields of War’ Exhibition by Paul Woods

Fields of War Contemporary Approaches to Painting WW1 Exhibition of paintings by Artists Info artist Paul Woods Tipperary Excel Arts Centre On Now until 1stApril Warfare and conflict are the predominant themes in the work of the artist Paul Woods. He believes that events of the past, though often unresolved or misrepresented, have a great influence […]

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‘Spring Fever’ Exhibition for International artist Anne Radu

Artists Info artist Anne Radu, whose work is currently featured on the Artists Information Network, will be showing work on the theme of spring in Devon from 24 March – 4 April. Aptly named “Spring Fever” the exhibition will feature new work, painting and some photography at the Artizan Gallery, 7 Lucius Street near Torquay […]

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Galleries & Publishers, Check out Artists Info!

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Patricia Whittingham in exciting online daily art auction

Artists Info artist Patricia Whittingham is participating in an exciting online daily art auction called Art Bomb. Art Bomb is a daily online art auction featuring carefully selected curated works of art from artists across Canada. Her paintings will be featured  March 9th, 19th and the 23rd Check out the site and subscribe to receive a […]

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Arwyn Pennington Bailey in Art Battle Event

Artists Info photography artist Arwyn Pennington Bailey is entering an “art battle” at Artfix in London on Tuesday 17th February. The concept is for two artists to produce a work of art in just half an hour, and then discuss concepts etc… with the observers. It is getting people involved in having a taste of art […]

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WIN £500 in Cash & Prizes in our New Art Competition!

Artists Info have teamed up with the resin people at Eli-Chem to bring you our ‘Resins to Smile’ Art Competition.

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Elaine Fine To Exhibit Stunning New Work

Artists Info’s Elaine Fine has a stunning new series of oil paintings of woodlands near to her home where she regularly walks. They are painted in the four seasons. A selection of the paintings are being exhibited at Highgate Contemporary Art from 4th to 22nd March 2015. Wishing you a successful show, Elaine! Highgate Contemporary Art 26 […]

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Bob Barron’s Exhibition at the Link Gallery, Winchester

Artists Info’s Bob Barron’e exhibition runs until March 7th and shows 31 artworks. Wishing you a great show, Bob! Barron’s art is an attempt to express vague musings about the passage of time made corporeal through certain images, surfaces and textures.  He works primarily with mixed media and is interested in the idea of recycling materials […]

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Julie Wrathall Joining Global Talent at Oxford Art Fair

Artists Info artist Julie Wrathall will be joining Artistic talent from all around the world in Oxford this month as the city gets ready to hold the second Oxford International Art Fair from 6th to 8th February 2015. We wish Julie a great show – check out her Artists Info Gallery listing here. Some 150 outstanding artists and distinguished […]

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New Year New Look for Artists Info

Artists Info has had a makeover! Our new look includes a new Featured Artists slot and a Meet the Team page – we would love your feedback! www.artistsinfo.co.uk

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Latest works by Ben Askem

Here are a couple of new pieces that are drawing a lot of attention…. First up is one for the Formula 1 fans, the McLaren Honda MP4/4 and Ayrton Senna’s crash helmet, both from 1988. Probably the best combination in F1 history. It’s 6’x2′ and one of Ben’s Reflections metal works. Take a look on his blog here […]

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Shirley Batten-Smith donates artwork

Artists Info artist Shirley Batten-Smith proudly supports Age UK in Hertfordshire and was invited to attend the opening of their new venture – The Clitheroe Health and Wellbeing Centre in Bushey, Watford (it’s a joint venture for Age UK Hertfordshire and Sanctury Housing) It is a day centre offering all sorts of activities for retired local […]

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Calling all Interior Designers!

Interior Designers – Are you searching for original art to complement your Design Projects? We have hundreds of talented artists from all around the world listed on our Global Art Directory. Many are Award-Winning and they all deal direct. Visit us today at www.artistsinfo.co.uk 

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Introducing . . . . The Ultimate ‘Play’Writer

By Artists Info’s History of Art Blogger Naomi Phelan MA If any of you have seen the film ‘Julie and Julia’ (a must see for foodies) starring Meryl Streep and Amy Adams, you will know that trying to maintain a daily project is not an easy thing to do. In my quest to complete my […]

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Anna Sweet In Spectrum Miami 2014

In December each year, thousands of international art collectors, gallery owners, dealers, curators and artists descend upon Miami for Art Week. In the heart of Midtown Miami—alongside powerhouse art shows like Art Basel, Art Miami, Scope and Miami Project—SPECTRUM showcases innovative new art in an elegant, gallery-style exhibition space. Award-Winning Artists Info artist Anna Sweet […]

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