The Artist's Career Guide : How to Make a Living Doing What You Love
Jackie Battenfield's work is represented in over a thousand collections worldwide. She teaches a course in professional development in the visual arts at Columbia University.
Booklist, 6/1/09 "A readable, realistic, and practical field guide to professional success in the visual arts...A wealth of reproduced art and profiles of artists complete this inspiring, useful, and, given the rise in do-it-yourself careers, timely resource." Joanne Mattera, ArtBlog: Marketing Mondays, 6/15/09 "This book explains the art world and offers clear and useful steps to setting goals and achieving them--information that until recently most artists never learned in art school...This is one well-timed and well-written book." NEWSgrist.com, 6/18/09 "It is an experiential guide brimming with field-tested techniques that readers can apply to their own practice. With equal parts of practicality, warmth, good humor, and insight, Battenfield demystifies the path artists travel towards a flourishing career." Peggy Payne, Peggy Payne's Boldness Blog, 6/16/09 "[Jackie Battenfield] knows what she's writing about." The Expat Blog, 6/18/09 "Offers clear and useful steps to setting goals and achieving them."