7 Tips to Jolt You Right Out of Your Artistic Rut

You work your butt off, spend a fortune on art books and workshops, and log in more museum hours than the people who work there.

And still, you feel stuck.

Why is this happening to you and why is it happening now?

Read the post to find out why and what you can do about it.

Christopher Gallego Blog Post | Why don't we fit in?

Why don’t we fit in?

Art that tries to offend no one is the visual equivalent of elevator music. Art that emanates from your soul will be loved…and hated.

Christopher Gallego Painting Studio, Brooklyn, NY 2008-2009

Selling your art? Stay out of the way.

From the moment it’s available, ideally, from the moment you begin, don’t think of your art as your creation. Think of yourself as the caretaker. You simply helped the work along…

Mid-Career & Middle-Age

There’s always that little bit of visual bias living inside you and making mischief, usually at the most inconvenient time. It’s important to know it’s there, embrace it, and then learn the tricks to override it.