08/08/2012 (press release: bestartmarketing) // Sarasota , Fl, USA // Tuck Tucker
“Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.”-Andy Warhol
Its a fact,online galleries are indeed good for today’s art business. There are more than two hundred worldwide online galleries with an influence that now plays a significant role in the success for any artist or art collector.
The Art Marketing Agency unveiled several online art gallery marketing innovations to help meet the challenges in today’s art market. The agency will categorize, describe and post artworks to the top performing online galleries. The Agency may even set up a salon or website to maximize art sales.
The new service is designed to match artwork to the best performing online gallery and its buyers. The online gallery-matching will enable artists to optimize their marketing and efficiently reach the best art buyers at online galleries.Clients can now successfully showcase their art and “connect” to art buyers using worldwide online art galleries twenty four hours a day.
“Online galleries is the ideal medium to enable art buyers and collectors see artwork worldwide twenty four hours a day,” observed, Tuck Tucker, Director, Art Marketing Agency.
A recent report from IBISWorld estimates that the Online Art Sales industry in the U.S. was worth about $287.5 million in 2011. This figure includes the sale of original or limited-edition artwork through online galleries,online auctions, online art fairs, and online art dealing and trading.The sales figures included data from 716 businesses and covered the sale of paintings, drawings, sculpture, photographs, and other media. According to IBISWorld analysts, the market for online art sales has been growing in line with strong demand from overseas markets and increasing access to internet-based retail outlets.
The growth in art sales through e-commerce and online auctions is expected to continue through 2016, fueled by global growth in consumer spending and increased access through more broadband connections. Mobile apps are anticipated to provide further room for innovation in online art sales.
See report: http://creativesatworkblog.com/2012/02/ibisworld-report-predicts-growth-in-online-art-sales/
A popular blog details an artist experiences with online galleries:
How I Learned How to Sell My Photos and Artworks in Worldwide Online Galleries http://wp.me/pQTRi-2l–
“We recognized that success in selling art online means knowing exactly what online galleries and their buyers are the best fit for specific styles, medium. Our services are specifically designed to match the characteristics of the online gallery, and its audience, with the artwork,” observed Tuck Tucker Agency Director at the Art Marketing Agency, Sarasota, Fl. (http://www.BestArtMarketing.com)
In the past, artists have invested their valuable time and money attempting to find the “right” online galleries to sell their work without much success.
The Agency also announced it will now offer its valuable printed directory (and E Book) about online galleries that analyses characteristics and provides information about hundreds of galleries to its subscribers. The Guide assists art professionals to meet the challenges of today’s international art market with important
information about each gallery.
The Art Marketing Agency services enables artists,photographers and art collectors to work with an expert,objective team that will provide a portfolio and website review with an informative consultation. The agency then develops specific marketing plans to match the artist style and vision with the right online gallery.
The agency also provides a written summary that includes information about what “specific” online galleries to match their artwork, ideas about how to “optimize” their art marketing, a review of your pricing structure for the artwork, even setting up the client artwork in the online gallery salon.
From Karen T. in Arlington, Virginia, photographer: “The agency suggested I shift from 2 pay galleries to 5 non-pay and I am making more sales and saving money. What I liked is that their services are turnkey- they really did all the work to set me up with the online galleries after the consultation. Thanks Art Marketing for making my life and art marketing a lot more successful.”
Ron W. Miami FL, Fine Artist Portraiture, remarked about the new services: “I was looking for a better way to sell my art.It was just too time-consuming and frustrating to know what online galleries to work with. The team at the agency have given me better online sales options. I recommend them.”
“The rapid growth of online galleries has enabled artists, photographers and art professionals to sell their artwork worldwide, twenty four hours a day to all types of buyers.” Tuck Tucker, Agency Director Sarasota, Fl
The artist or art collector may choose one of several consultation plans ($50 to $150) to review all aspects of their artwork including their website and marketing ideas.
A valuable written summary and recommendations is provided to all clients.
Novice and beginner photographers may also put their family and travel photos to work.
The agency will post a limited number of their photos from fifteen to twenty five dollars and may include a website. Novice photograph program details are available the http://www.theArtmarketingAgency.com “Amateur and novice photographers may be sitting on a gold mine,”observed,Tucker
For more details about the new service: please Contact: Tuck Tucker: Agency Director at:239 250 4920
email: ArtPromotionServices(at)gmail(dot)com – Sarasota, Florida USA or BestArtmarketing(at)gmail(dot)com