Art Marketing During the
COVID-19 Pandemic

An ongoing aggregation of advice to help you weather this storm

Things are tough for photographers
and artists right now.

But with the right approach, you can continue to effectively market and sell your art despite the COVID-19 outbreak.

We'll keep this page updated on an ongoing basis with all of our latest pandemic advice.

If you're unsure of how to approach this unprecedented situation for the art market, lean on these resources to help you generate ideas on how to keep your business moving. 

The State of the Art Industry

Nick Friend weighs the impact the pandemic will have on the art industry and explains why independent artists are uniquely positioned to weather it.

A message from Art Storefronts CEO Nick Friend

Who wants to buy art right now?

In this time of uncertainty, at least one tradition has remained true: fine art and photography continue to offer essential relief from the stresses of everyday life.

Art Is Still Selling In the COVID-19 Era

The COVID-19 Relief Sale

This promotion provides a significant discount to new members joining Art Storefronts in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

If you are feeling behind the ball on this sudden shift to the online market, we're happy to bring you on board at a great price given the situation.

Live Art Business Consulting

Every Tuesday and Thursday at 1pm CST on Facebook Live

Here are the shows we've done relating to the pandemic

#13 The Virus Has Changed How Art/Photography Is Sold
#11 Selling Art in America 2.0
#10 Art and Photography Marketing During a Crisis
#8 Art Marketing While On Lockdown
Successful OFFLINE but Struggling with ONLINE Sales?

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Premium Resources for Art Storefronts Members

We're committed to guiding our members through this time.
Here's what we've put together so far:

Other Initiatives

  • 2 weeks of exclusive access to 15% off print media from Bay Photo and Graphik Dimensions (to boost our members' profits on each sale, or allow them to pass the discount on to their buyers).
  • Substantially increased availability of live coaching with our team to make sure our members have fast access to advice from experts.
  • Launched the COVID-19 Relief Sale to bring on new members at a significantly discounted rate

The Pandemic Response Kit

  • How to Appropriately Update Your Marketing Language to Reflect the Pandemic 
  • Ongoing List of Unconventional Marketing Ideas for the Pandemic
  • Examples of Effective Pandemic Marketing/Communication
  • Pandemic Strategy: Step-by-Step Guide to Collaborating with Influencers In Your Niche
  • VIDEO: How to Prepare Your Art/Photo Business for COVID-19

For instant access to these resources
AND the COVID-19 Relief Sale

Or learn more about Art Storefronts

Who are we, anyways?

Art Storefronts is an all-in-one art business solution.

Our members run their own gallery websites using our cutting-edge art website technology, and they grow their businesses by following our detailed marketing advice.

Part of that marketing service includes direct access to art marketing experts, and that's what these Facebook Live sessions are all about.

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