Are you ready to take your career to the next level? I'm here to help you. Since 1980 I have been fortunate to help thousands of artists from around the world at all career levels and working in all styles and media.
My objective is to emphasize your unique strengths, and help you attain your creative, financial, and career goals -- to help you reach your highest potential!
From individualized consultations to Manhattan Arts Internaitonal Featured Membership promotion and comprehensive e-Documents, I continuously provide new resources to help you turn your creative passion into prosperity.
to descriptions of all services
* Career guidance individualized phone consultations
* Manhattan Arts International "Featured Artist Membership"
* Publications - e-Documents
* Free Email Newsletter
* Informative blogs
* Art Resource Directory
Renée Phillips, art marketing consultant, has helped thousands of artists attain their creative, career and financial goals. She is an artists' advocate and the author of several books. She has curated more than 50 exhibitions in galleries and corporate venues and has presented talks and keynote speeches in many leading art institutions including the Art Institute of Chicago, Heckscher Museum, Columbia University, National Arts Club, and New York Foundation For The Arts. She offers personalized career consultations. Learn more.
Manhattan Arts International Featured Membership Promotion Program
Artists may apply for this program. If accepted your artwork will be promoted as a Featured Artist Member and through our extensive social media activities. You also received special rates on all other services.
Learn how to apply for membership.
Renée Phillips has created several documents, available by email, that comprise The Artist Success Package, a comprehensive handbook in PDF format. To produce this document Renée combined her two best-selling books Presentation Power Tools for Fine Artists and Success Now! For Artists, A Movitational Guide for the Artrepreneur.
What The Artist Success Package Includes
1. Dealing with Dealers:
Learn how to build a rewarding Artist-Gallery relationship & protect your art. You receive advice on how to get gallery representation, avoid 'vanity' galleries and get sample agreements & contracts, information about resale, invoices, bill of sale, certificate of authenticity.
2. Write Your Artist's Statement:
Step-by-step advice that will guide you easily through the process. Valuable info on what to include, questions your Artist's Statement should answer. More than 30 samples of other artist's statements by artists in a range of styles and mediums.
3. Write Your Resume & Biography:
Step-by-step advice that will guide you through the process of writing your resume & your artist biography. You'll have detailed list of suggestions on what to include. It includes many samples written for other artists for different purposes: print and website.
4. Winning Ideas to Promote Yourself & Your Art:
Discover more than 60 ways you can increase your reputation on a Zero or low-cost budget. Easy to follow step-by-step directions plus examples. You'll find traditional as well as innovative, out-the-box ideas and many resources.
5. How to Create Successful Art Events:
Learn how to make your next Open Studio, Solo or Group Exhibition or any Art event more profitable for you and memorable for guests. Renée shares her winning ideas as a host for major art events in NYC attended by dignitaries, celebrities and the press.
Learn more about these documents and The Artist Success Package.
Free Email Newsletter
We offer a free weekly email newsletter that contains news about our members, updates on our blogs, and other art news of importance. Learn more.
Two Informative Blogs
Renée Phillips Art News
You will find articles and interviews about Art, Artists and Art Marketing. Visit now.
Celebrate The Healing Power of ART
You will find articles about the positive healing benefits of Art. Visit now.
The Art Resource Directory
We compile listings of Opportunities for artists,
artist supplies, art events and more.
Learn About My Special Offers of the Month to help you save money
Comments from satisfied Artists
"I won a $15,000 Pollock-Krasner Grant, thanks to my private consultation with you and your career guidance." Stephen A.
"I learned to become professionally and financially organized in ways I would not have thought of on my own."Helena D.
"Without your help my successful career in NYC would never have happened. I am grateful to you for your introduction to galleries and now helping me set up my book signing tour. I appreciate your generous sharing of your knowledge and resources." Joanne T.
"You helped me focus on achieving my goal, a solo show in a New York gallery." Ana S.
"Renée, with your advice I finally put together a consistent body of work and I applied for a grant. I received $10,000 to make this CD." John S.
"I have never met anyone in the art world like Renée who is so singularly focused in her pursuit to help artists establish and further their careers." Edward Rubin, NY art writer for Contemporary magazine, Sculpture magazine, ARTnews
"Thanks to you I feel for the first time, I am on a focused and clear road to financial independence." Cyndy C.
"I appreciate you recommending me for a major NYC exhibition and introducing me to a leading curator that has the potential to take my career to a higher level. The whole experience of working with you has brought me so much confidence and inspiration on the business art level and that is causing a corresponding increase on the artistic side." Marie H.C.
"My consultation with you and your articles positioned me to make a big sale." June B.
"I feel empowered by the information, resources and connections I've gained. Ellen J.
"My goals were addressed, but more importantly I was able to go beyond my expectations." Clyde F.
"Your coaching has been vital in teaching me a fresh, new perspective to my marketing. Plus, the publicity you provided resulted in a new connection with an art gallery in a major city." Sarah C.
“Renée truly understands artists, their strengths, their weaknesses, their fears and their needs. Her intelligence, enthusiasm, knowledge and experience of the art world make her a precious resource.”
~ Cali G.
“Renée is all about helping artists become successful. Her career guidance makes the business end more approachable for the artist.”
~ Cornelia S.
“An abundance of valuable information is packed into this manual. Renée coaches you on with a spirit of enthusiasm.”
~ Jaye M.
"Working with Renée Phillips has been a real pleasure and my experience with the Manhattan Arts online exhibition has been very positive. All that was promised has been delivered and then some. The exposure is extensive, professional... a first class exhibition all around." William B.