How to Add Your Artist Profile  
 
Please Note: You must be a 40 West Arts member to create an artist profile. To sign up, click here

Setting Up Your Profile
  1. Go to 40westarts.org/sign-up/artist.
  2. Fill out each of the required fields (user name, first name, last name, email, and password). Please Note: Your Username cannot have any spaces. For example, your username couldn’t be “Sam Smith”, it’d have to be “SamSmith”.
  3. Click Register.
  4. You will now be taken to your new Artist Profile Page.
 
Editing Your Profile
  1. To edit your profile, click the green button on the left hand side of the page that says ‘Edit Profile’.
  2. Please note, after editing any of the fields listed below, you must go to the very bottom of the page, and click the green button that says ‘Submit’.
 
Adding/Editing Your Profile Image
  1. Click the gray button under Profile Image that says ‘Choose File’.
  2. Select the image from your computer or device (Please note: Images must already be loaded on your computer or device in order to pull them up. The image should be a square image or the photo will not properly fit.) 
  3. The image should load onto your profile, with a thumbnail (tiny version of the image) showing just to the right of the ‘Choose Image’ button.
 
Adding/Editing Your Website
  1. Go to the white box with the heading ‘Website:’.
  2. Type in your artist web address, if you have one.
 
Adding/Editing Your Mediums
  1. Go to the section with the title ‘Mediums:’
  2. Click on the empty boxes next to the art mediums you’d like to select.
  3. When the empty box is populated with a checkmark, it means that you have selected that medium.
  4. Click again on a box with a checkmark to unselect that medium. The box should now be blank again.
 
Adding/Editing Your Artist Statement:
  1. Go to the white box with the heading ‘Artist Statement:’
  2. Type in your artist statement.
 
Don't forget! In order to save your artist profile (or updates to your artist profile) you must go to the bottom of the page and click the green button that says ‘Submit’.
 
Adding Your Work to Your Profile
NOTE: You may only add 6 projects at this time
  1. Click the green button on the right hand side of the page that says ‘Add Work +’
  2. You will be taken to a screen with the heading ‘New Project’. A Project could be one piece, a series of works, an exhibition – basically whatever you want it to be!
  3. Fill in the fields for Image, Project Name, Description, Mediums, using the same basic process as described above.
  4. For the ‘Date Created’ box, click the green calendar icon to the right of the blank box, and then click the green button that says ‘Now’, or change the date to whatever you choose.
  5. To save your work, click the button at the bottom of the page that says ‘Submit’.
 
Please Note: Your profile will not be activated online until 40W has approved your listing and ensured that you are an active member of 40 West Arts. 

Looking to add a business profile to the Destinations page? Click here for instructions.

Questions? Email info@40westarts.org.