Art 418 Business Principles & Practices for Artist and Designers

spring 2011


Robert Martin | email |

Office: FA 329
Phone: (323) 343-4013
FAX: (323) 343-4045

This course is a resource for working artists providing expert advice and practical information on everything you need to know to be a successful, self-employed creative entrepreneur and to maximize your artistic career. Whether you are a performing, visual, media, video, graphic design, film, applied design, literary, crafts, fashion or traditional artist working in the nonprofit arts or commercially.  You will learn the basic principles behind career, business planning, marketing, promotions, budgeting, money management, legal issues for artists and financing creative work.