Be Smart About Art

#MemberMasterclass: What's the art world facing in the new art year, and how can you be ahead of the curve? LIVE from New York City

Participate - Connect - Grow

Date: Sept. 19, 2019, 8 p.m. - Aug. 8, 2019, 8:30 p.m. UK time (see time converter)

Location: Online - your computer / tablet / smartphone

Speakers: Susan J Mumford

Price: FREE for Members


LIVE webinar time (a replay will also be available for BSAA Members):
12.00-12.30pm PT / 2.00-2.30pm CT / 3.00-3.30pm ET / 8.00-8.30pm UK 


In this month’s #MemberMasterclass, Susan will have freshly arrived in New York City, hot on the heels of attending key art season kick-off events in London, namely: The Art Business Conference and LAPADA art fair. This isn't to mention an event in New York that addresses technology's impact on creativity. What does the industry face in the art year ahead, creative and commercial alike? And what can you do to be ahead of the curve? Key discoveries will be revealed, as will the exhibition on display with a possible guest appearance to be confirmed closer to time. 

Join this immersive visit to get Susan’s art world insider insight… plus discover new perspective and connect with peers, as ever!

Participate + Connect + Grow.

About the series:

The #MemberMasterclass is a shot of accessible online learning specifically designed for to BSAA Members. Each month, Susan offers insider insight, increasingly providing virtual accessibility to art world happenings, at times incorporating guest speakers and/or exhibitions, and continually addressing hot and pressing topics. In revealing how the art world works, this program will help you develop the knowledge, tools and awareness to successfully navigate your career. Meet artists, curators & other art world peers, view exhibitions and spaces, and expand your knowledge – creative and professional alike – all within easy reach on your chosen tech device.

About the Speaker/s:

 is a game-changer in the 21st Century art world. She’s an entrepreneur in the art, tech and training space. While running her own gallery in Soho, London, she founded the Association of Women Art Dealers (AWAD), an international non-profit membership network that facilitates business and collaborations with members operating to high professional standards. This was followed by the creation of Be Smart About Art, an online-accessible professional development platform based out of London that helps creative professionals thrive in a changing world. In late 2015, her first book was published: Art is your life. Make it your living. In 2019, she’s launching a start-up, Artyml, that addresses anti-money laundering legislation hitting the art market in 2020.

Based in Lewes, East Sussex, Susan works locally, in London, around the UK, the USA, Continental Europe and online, running workshops, lectures and courses, delivering 1-2-1 sessions, facilitating panel discussions, judging prizes and more.

Follow her on social media @susanjmumford 

Unable to attend? Seeing this listing after the fact? Not to worry!   
The full REPLAY will be available in the Members' Gateway.  

Not yet a BSAA Member and want to attend? 


Membership is £9.95* per month, and there's no minimum membership period. Once you've joined and received email confirmation for gaining access to the Members' Gateway, click here to get the webinar link. 

* USA prices are coming soon! Creative professionals from anywhere around the world can join NOW (using the UK price). To find out how much £9.95 (GBP) is in your own currency, look here.



- Selected clips from Member Masterclass webinars will be publicly published (for instance, YouTube and IGTV). 
- You'll have an option to display your video or not when attending. Furthermore, you'll be able to choose how you present your name on the live webinar screen. 
- Live interaction is optional, and the chat room discussion will not be visible in replays.



The Art Business Conference

LAPADA art fair