Business of Art Reference Books

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures
    1. Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures by Robert K. Wittman and John Shiffman Published: June 1, 2010 Score: 7.56
  2. Disneywar: Library Edition
    2. Disneywar: Library Edition by James B. Stewart and Patrick Lawlor Published: April 15, 2005 Score: 2.81
  3. The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art
    3. The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art by Donald N. Thompson Published: April 13, 2010 Score: 2.04
  4. Seven Days in the Art World
    4. Seven Days in the Art World by Sarah Thornton Published: November 17, 2008 Score: 1.84
  5. How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist: Selling Yourself Without Selling Your Soul
    5. How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist: Selling Yourself Without Selling Your Soul by Caroll Michels Published: June 9, 2009 Score: 1.57
  6. Creative, Inc.: The Ultimate Guide to Running a Successful Freelance Business
    6. Creative, Inc.: The Ultimate Guide to Running a Successful Freelance Business by Joy Deangdeelert Cho and Meg Mateo Ilasco Published: July 28, 2010 Score: 1.53
  7. Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities at the World's Richest Museum
    7. Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities at the World's Richest Museum by Jason Felch and Ralph Frammolino Published: May 24, 2011 Score: 1.46
  8. I'd Rather Be in the Studio: The Artist's No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion
    8. I'd Rather Be in the Studio: The Artist's No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion by Alyson B. Stanfield Published: April 22, 2011 Score: 1.12
  9. The Man Who Made Vermeers: Unvarnishing the Legend of Master Forger Han van Meegeren
    9. The Man Who Made Vermeers: Unvarnishing the Legend of Master Forger Han van Meegeren by Jonathan Lopez Published: July 15, 2009 Score: 0.88
  10. ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career
    10. ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career by Heather Darcy Bhandari and Jonathan Melber Published: March 24, 2009 Score: 0.84
  11. How To Be a Graphic Designer Without Losing Your Soul
    11. How To Be a Graphic Designer Without Losing Your Soul by Adrian Shaughnessy Published: September 22, 2005 Score: 0.82
  12. The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love
    12. The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love by Jackie Battenfield Published: June 9, 2009 Score: 0.66
  13. The Creative Entrepreneur: A DIY Visual Guidebook for Making Business Ideas Real
    13. The Creative Entrepreneur: A DIY Visual Guidebook for Making Business Ideas Real by Lisa Sonora Beam Published: November 1, 2008 Score: 0.6
  14. Making It in the Art World: New Approaches to Galleries, Shows, and Raising Money
    14. Making It in the Art World: New Approaches to Galleries, Shows, and Raising Money by Brainard Carey Published: November 15, 2011 Score: 0.57
  15. Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy
    15. Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy by Lawrence Lessig Published: September 29, 2009 Score: 0.39
  16. Fans, Friends & Followers: Building an Audience and a Creative Career in the Digital Age
    16. Fans, Friends & Followers: Building an Audience and a Creative Career in the Digital Age by Scott Kirsner Published: March 31, 2009 Score: 0.37
  17. Art Marketing 101, Third Edition: A Handbook for the Fine Artist (Art Marketing 101: A Handbook for the Fine Artist)
    17. Art Marketing 101, Third Edition: A Handbook for the Fine Artist (Art Marketing 101: A Handbook for the Fine Artist) by Constance Smith Published: April 1, 2007 Score: 0.34
  18. The Art Detective: Fakes, Frauds, and Finds and the Search for Lost Treasures
    18. The Art Detective: Fakes, Frauds, and Finds and the Search for Lost Treasures by Philip Mould Published: June 10, 2010 Score: 0.31
  19. Marketing and Selling Your Handmade Jewelry
    19. Marketing and Selling Your Handmade Jewelry by Viki Lareau Published: October 1, 2006 Score: 0.29
  20. How to Profit from the Art Print Market 2nd Edition: Creating Cash Flow from Original Art
    20. How to Profit from the Art Print Market 2nd Edition: Creating Cash Flow from Original Art by Barney Davey Published: July 17, 2011 Score: 0.27
  21. I'd Rather Be in the Studio!
    21. I'd Rather Be in the Studio! by Alyson B. Stanfield Published: February 3, 2008 Score: 0.22
  22. How to Start and Run a Commercial Art Gallery (How to Start & Run a)
    22. How to Start and Run a Commercial Art Gallery (How to Start & Run a) by Edward Winkleman Published: July 14, 2009 Score: 0.22
  23. 23. "Starving" to Successful | The Fine Artist's Guide to Getting Into Galleries and Selling More Art by J. Jason Horejs Published: August 25, 2009 Score: 0.21
  24. Art Marketing Made Easy: A 30-Day Recipe for More Buzz, Profits and Results!
    24. Art Marketing Made Easy: A 30-Day Recipe for More Buzz, Profits and Results! by Karen Moehr Published: April 27, 2011 Score: 0.19
  25. The Art of the Turnaround: Creating and Maintaining Healthy Arts Organizations
    25. The Art of the Turnaround: Creating and Maintaining Healthy Arts Organizations by Michael M. Kaiser Published: September 30, 2008 Score: 0.19

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