Posts by Evan

How Retail Spaces Are Using Art to Make An Impression

March 12th, 2018 Posted by Art No Comment yet

That’s what a number of ambitious in-store designers around the world are betting on. Stores are increasingly borrowing curation techniques from gallery spaces, using art in retail build-outs, and displaying products in innovative ways.

The Systematic Defunding of Arts Education Programs In Chicago Public Schools

March 5th, 2018 Posted by Art No Comment yet

The story of arts education in Chicago is a fascinating example of a school system is trying to rescue and revive its arts curriculum from decades of budget cuts, sequestration, and layoffs. IPMM is proud to play our part in that revival.

How To Sell Your Artwork Online

February 26th, 2018 Posted by Tips for Artists No Comment yet

Today artists and art buyers meet online in a marketplace that is both global and convenient. So how should you sell your art online? We unpack the best platforms for selling your art.

5 actions artists can take to gain traction

5 Actions Artists Can Take To Gain Traction

February 22nd, 2018 Posted by Art, Tips for Artists No Comment yet

The more traction that you have as an artist, the bigger fan base you can build. See our top 5 tips for how to gain more traction in our latest post!

More Than A Keg In The Kitchen: A 7 Step Guide On Building Great Company Culture

February 19th, 2018 Posted by Art No Comment yet

Popular strategies to creating company culture include providing workers with game rooms, free massages, and limitless vacation days. Perks rarely work. A great culture rather requires a shared vision, values, and behaviors.

4 Studies on the Importance of Art in Education

February 5th, 2018 Posted by Art Resources for Teachers, Featured No Comment yet

Critics of arts education point to a lack of skilled American workers in critical industries and ask, ‘why is art education important in schools when all the good jobs are in math and science?’ Ahead, we unpack that misconception.

8 Chicago Neighborhood Murals You Must Go See

January 29th, 2018 Posted by Art, Featured, Street Art No Comment yet

Splayed on Chicago’s bridges, in its stairwells, and dancing across brick walls underneath its freeways are painted murals that tell the story of the city itself.

Interview: Luis Martin’s Visual Feng Shui Takes Form Via Collage Art

January 25th, 2018 Posted by Art, Featured, Interviews No Comment yet

Luis Martin meshes first world problems with inanimates, classicism, and shape in a way that honor our own intersection with the work. Collage art FTW, again!

Best Free Spots To Get Your Art Fix in Chicago

January 22nd, 2018 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

If you’re an art lover on a budget, Chicago is the perfect town for you.  The best free galleries in the city, much less the world, are all readily accessible.

Boosting Employee Creativity

January 15th, 2018 Posted by Workplace Solutions No Comment yet

Looking to unlock employee creativity and boost workplace morale at the same time? The confluence of science and small businesses are showing us how to do just that.