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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Johnson-Mumford on 'breaking into the big bad art world!'

Posted By on Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 10:18 AM

click to enlarge Mumford, speaking on how to make a living as an artist.
  • Mumford, speaking on how to make a living as an artist.

Susan Johnson-Mumford
, the London art consultant who organized the "Crossing Borders" inaugural art exhibit at the Oxford American earlier in the year, is giving a talk at her alma mater, Hendrix  College, tonight on the art business (or as she called it in an email, "breaking in to the big bad art world." The talk is free and in the lecture hall of the Hendrix Art Building, on Front Street, from 5-6 p.m. 

Johnson-Mumford, who moved to England for an internship in 2000 and stayed, at one point running a gallery in Soho, created the Be Smart About Art program last year to help artists develop their careers with seminars, talks and "3-day bootcamps and more. The program's motto is "Art is Your Life. Make it your Living." 

The public talk is free. 

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