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How To Pitch: Professional Artist

Break into this pub with a business-related pitch to help artists make a living off their talents.

- April 22, 2014
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Circulation: 15,000
Frequency: Six issues a year
Special issues: August/September: Student Outreach Program (distribution to college-level art students across the country). This issue usually has a focus on education.

Background: Founded in 1986 as Art Calendar, Professional Artist has become a go-to business magazine for the visual artists. "Professional Artist acts as a beacon to guide artists on their journey toward making a living with their art," says Jannett Roberts, publisher. It is the only subscription-driven magazine for visual artists and is known as "the artist's guide to making it."


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