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Curatorial Research : From Idea to Exhibition

Create Your Exhibition

Discover Artists Online


Gallery Instagrams--follow your favorite galleries from across the world 

Open Studios--every major city has an open studios program



Baker Artist Portfolios--Baltimore area artists' portfolios

Bmore Art-- Baltimore-based online art journal

Rubys Artist Project Grant

Washington Project for the Arts--DC-based artist organization



Art F City--contemporary art news

Artist Space Registry--artist's registry--check out their archive and social media

Art Slant--contemporary art network

Hyperallergic--contemporary art and culture criticism

Lower Manhattan Cultural Center--provides artists residencies and grants

Smack Mellon-- provides opportunities for emerging and under-recognized women artists

White Columns-- NYC's oldest alternative art space. Has a registry and exhibitions.



Art Observed--Global contemporary art events and news

ART21--Non-profit art organization know for their PBS show  Art in the Twenty-First Century

artnet news--lists of emerging artists

Artsy--check out their emerging art lists and fair guides

Bouin Artinfo--global source for news, information, and commentary on art and artists

Contemporary Art Daily--A Daily Journal of International Exhibitions

e-flux--online journal and direct email announcements of exhibitions and programs

Saatchi Art--online art gallery

UBS Planet Art--art news phone app

Universes in Universe--online art portal


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