Five Dealers Tell Us How to Start an Art Gallery

artnet News | Henri Neuendorf:

How do you start an art gallery? The question is easier to ask than to answer. There is no degree or qualification required to be a gallerist. There’s also no specific path or trajectory that will fully prepare you for this highly complex and multifaceted occupation. Everyone seems to end up in the job in a different way. Some are part of a group of artists, but end up being the person who organizes the shows. Some are driven by a deep passion for art and just want to participate in the art world, and others decide to have a go at being a dealer after doing other art-related jobs… Read more

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