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Artist Gwenn Seemel’s bilingual blog about art, portraiture, free culture, and feminism.

Business of art: this category of my blog includes all articles and videos that discuss how to make a living as an artist.

Beauty and human understanding / Beauté et une nouvelle conscience

2018 . 09 . 23 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

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What do you want for the world? Qu’est-ce que vous voulez pour le monde?

Special offer for the Lenwoods in my life! / Offre spécial pour les Lenwoods dans ma vie!

2018 . 09 . 18 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

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A little thank-you from me to you. Un petit geste pour vous remercier.

How to stay creative / Comment rester créatif

2018 . 09 . 17 - Comments / Commentaires (3)

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Understanding my creative modes helps me to nurture my creativity. Comprendre mes modalités de créativité m’aide à développer ma créativité.

Believing in yourself (maybe too much) (but probably just enough)

2018 . 08 . 03 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

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It’s what’s going to get me to DC to make some public art.

The power of repeating yourself / La puissance dans l’acte de se répéter

2018 . 07 . 16 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

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What I learned about art from a random person who drove by my apartment for three years. Ce que j’ai appris sur l’art d’une personne au hasard qui est passée près de mon appartement dans sa voiture pendant trois ans.

Artists who work for universities are very different from artists who don’t.

2018 . 07 . 02 - Comments / Commentaires (4)

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Hurt feelings and happy ones. That’s what the statement caused.


2018 . 06 . 18 - Comments / Commentaires (3)

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If you’re here, you’re doing well.

The art business isn’t like any other business.

2018 . 06 . 07 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

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And I get offended when people try to tell me that it is.

How to free your art from copyright / Comment libérer votre art du droit d’auteur

2018 . 05 . 30 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

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The six steps towards freedom. Les six étapes sur le chemin du libre.

Make them love you or hate you / Qu’ils vous adorent ou vous détestent

2018 . 05 . 22 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

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If you’re doing your job right, this happens. Si vous faites le boulot de l’artiste correctement, vous allez à les polariser.

My first business lesson / Ma première leçon à propos du métier

2018 . 05 . 21 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

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The first time someone tried to bully me professionally. La première fois que quelqu’un a essayé de m’intimider professionnellement.

Feedback for my first show / Des critiques à propos de ma première expo

2018 . 05 . 20 - Comments / Commentaires (3)

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Being an artist isn’t easy. Être artiste n’est pas facile.

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My name is Gwenn Seemel. I live on Long Beach Island in New Jersey, USA. I’m a full-time artist who blogs in French as well as in English. More...

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