What helps you take risks in your ART business?

© 2011 Katha Seidman "Hobb's Pond"
8.75". x 10" x 4.25", mixed media
In preparation for a group art exhibit, we  are considering and acknowledging the risks  we take in our art business and sharing those findings.  What kind of support helps you take the necessary risks for success?

Acknowledge the support and
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Risky Business -  Artist Professional Toolbox (7) 
May 17 - June 22, 2012
Risky Business: artist’s  professional toolbox (7), a multi-media art exhibit, at Art at 12 Gallery, 12 Farnsworth Street, Boston, MA from May 17 - June 22, 2012.  Reception with the artists on Thursday, May 17, 2012, 5PM to 8PM.

Aren’t artists always taking risks?  Of course.  But you have to be a bold and courageous risk-taker to aspire to turn your relative passion into a career.  Enrolled in the Greater Boston Arts and Business Council’s  Artist’s Professional Tool Box program, now in it’s seventh year, these nineteen artists work to take their art and their businesses to a new level.

The exhibit includes photography, painting, mixed media, installation, wire work, jewelry, video and sculpture. 
Exhibiting artists: Lisa Barthelson, Steven Bogart, Lisa Bohnwagner, Jalysa Belmer, Tim de Christopher, Dawna Davis, Linda Germain, Betsy Gould, Sirarpi Heghinian-Walzer, Jenn Houle, Sarah Kariko, Lynne Klemmer, Heather Lenz, Colette Lucas, Lynda Schlosberg, Katha Seidman, Kathleen Volp, Audrina Warren.

Gallery Location and contact information
 Art at 12 Gallery 
12 Farnsworth St. 
Boston, MA 02210 
Call for more information 617 423-1100
Gallery Hours
Monday-Friday 11am-6pm, 
Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm