Instagram has had an amazing impact for many Artists, Galleries, and Art Publishers as the social media app primarily focuses on image sharing, liking and @ – ing. The nature of the app allows artists to reach new audiences by capturing new followers and cultivating those fans into collectors! This is a great way to share your work as an artist and grow your fan and collector base by simply posting images of your artwork. Instagram for artists is a great way to share insight into their creative process, which creates a wonderful connection between the artist and the audience, and that relationship can easily lead to sales.
Brooklyn artist Jean-Pierre Roy has recently experienced the wealth of an Instagram post with the sale of one of his works to Hollywood elite Leonardo DiCaprio that was prompted through Instagram. art net News has published an article about the sale to Leonardo DiCaprio that came through Instagram.