The Art Coach: Navigating the Art Market has been designed to enable any student to unlock their creative intuition and excel in their artistic pursuit. You will learn how the industry operates and how to represent yourself as a brand and as a business. You will learn about the mind of the Artist, the creation process and how to manage, market and protect your work.
Your coach and mentor, Samir Ceric is a serial entrepreneur, coach, speaker and philanthropist whose businesses have won prestigious awards in the creative industry and hailed him as one of the UK’s biggest pioneers and visionaries in that sector, with the vision of empowering and equipping artists and creatives to take control of their careers and succeed. He co-founded one of the world’s first art incubators and accelerators and the leading professional development platform for artists, assisting them to turn their creative practice into a viable business and a successful long term art career. Over the past 2 year, Ceric launched an Art Patronage program at a leading contemporary art fair for emerging artists at London’s famous Saatchi Gallery, owned by the UK leading art collector and patron Charles Saatchi, and brought an international art conference to the fair which became an integral part of the art fair. He moderated a panel at Saatchi Gallery with some of the leading experts in the art market from London, New York and India.
The Art Coach will benefit any individual pursuing a career within the Art world. It is ideal for artists, dealers, art industry investors, cultural entrepreneurs and collectors who want to enhance their knowledge of the art market, boost their entrepreneurial skills and competencies to supersede their expectations and advance their creative or business practice to the next level. Ceric’s protégés, students and mentees have gone onto become established artists and creative entrepreneurs all over the world, excelling in their art careers and winning industry awards as well as being signed up to some of the most prestigious galleries in the world.