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ARTnews, Editor in Chief
“When ARTnews was founded in 1902, its editors promised to be “interesting, up to date, and absolutely reliable . . . We continue in that tradition today, bringing you—online and in print—in-depth and up-to-the-minute news, and incisive reviews.”

Sarah Douglas has been an art journalist and editor since 1999. From April 2011 to July 2014, she was Culture Editor at The New York Observer, where she managed writers, worked with numerous freelance critics and reporters, and wrote feature stories. In fall 2011, she launched www.GalleristNY.com, the visual art site of The Observer, which she then oversaw. She also contributed to The Art Newspaper’s daily art fair editions at Frieze, Art Basel, and Art Basel Miami Beach. Prior to The Observer, she was staff writer at Art+Auction magazine, Modern Painters magazine and those publications’ affiliated website, Artinfo.com, which she helped to launch in spring 2005. For four years she ran the U.S. editorial office of the London-based The Art Newspaper, and has contributed to T: The New York Times Style Magazine, New York Magazine online, The Economist’s quarterly Intelligent Life and The National, among others. In 2013 Sarah was the recipient of ArtTable’s New Leadership award.

ERICA LUBOW NECARSULMER

ARTnews, PUBLISHER

Erica Lubow Necarsulmer is Publisher of ARTnews. Her first appearance in the New York art scene was “Learning Through Art,” where her artwork was shown at the Guggenheim Museum. She pursued this interest at Denison University where she graduated with a minor in Studio Art and a major in Psychology. In 2005, after working at The New York Sun newspaper in the Travel and Arts sections, she started at ARTnews. For the last two years she has also been a Senior Account Manager at Art in America. Currently she lives in Manhattan with her husband and twin daughter and son.

EDITORIAL FEATURES

Plus a regular batch of breaking news, investigative reports, profiles, market notes, and other stories.

PRINT

Habitat: Studio visits with artists young and old, established and emerging, with original photography.
Perspectives: Incisive, and sometimes provocative, editorials on important topics.
Q&A: A deep dive into the mind, opinions, and practice of an artist.
Reviews: Critical roundups from a rotating panoply of cities, including New York, Los Angeles, Berlin, San Francisco, Mexico City, and many more.
And a regular batch of breaking news, investigative reports, artist profiles, market notes, and other stories.

ONLINE

Habitat: Studio visits with artists young and old, established and emerging, with original photography.
Pictures at an Exhibition: Slide shows of prominent, important, and unusual exhibitions, published daily.
Consumer Reports: Media digests by a wide variety of artists, curators, fashion designers, and other art workers.
Event Horizon: Listings of openings, lectures, and others goings-on in New York, published every Monday.
Retrospective: Picks from the ARTnews archives, tied to current events, published every Friday.
The Talent: Updates on job moves throughout the internation alart industry, published frequently.
Morning Links: A succinct guide to the latest news and stories in publications from around the world.
Collector’s Corner: Interviews with prominent collectors about their collections and style of collecting.
Art Fair, Biennial & Auction Coverage: On-the-ground coverage from all three Art Basels, both Friezes, FIAC, the Armory Show, the NADAs, and other fairs, as well as the Venice, São Paulo, Whitney, and other biennials, plus auctions in New York and London.

ARTnews IN THE NUMBERS

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Our loyal readership of 200,000+ considers the magazine a compelling, journalistic authority.

Our readers are influential, sophisticated collectors, dealers, artists, art
teachers, historians, and connoisseurs who value credible, timely art news.



77% of our readers take action as a result of reading ARTnews.

Visit a gallery or museum
77%
Visit a website
70%
Visit an art fair
30%
Purchase a work of art
20%

ART ON THE SCENE

ARTNEWS HAS DISTRIBUTION AT THE FOLLOWING INTERNATIONAL ART FAIRS:

WINTER 2017 ISSUE  
Art Basel Miami Beach Miami, FL
Art LA Contemporary Los Angeles, CA
Art Miami Miami, FL
NADA Miami, FL
   
SPRING 2017 ISSUE  
AIPAD New York, NY
The Armory Show New York, NY
Art Basel Hong Kong Hong Kong, China
Dallas Art Fair Dallas, TX
Independent New York, NY
NADA New York, NY
   
SUMMER 2017 ISSUE  
Art Basel Basel, CH
Art Hamptons Bridgehampton, NY
Art New York New York, NY
Frieze Art Fair New York, NY
Market Art + Design Bridgehampton, NY
Seattle Art Fair Seattle, WA
   
FALL 2017 ISSUE  
Brant Foundation Greenwich, CT
EXPO Chicago Chicago, IL
Frieze Art Fair London, UK
   

WHY ARTnews ONLINE?

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ARTnews.com is devoted to on-the-ground, up-to-the-minute coverage of the international art world, from breaking news and investigative reports to definitive profiles and incisive criticism.

Presented in a crisply designed, media-rich format, it covers art fairs, biennials, auctions, museum and gallery openings, and more to provide a running chronicle of the industry.


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NEWSLETTER

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SOCIAL MEDIA

MORE THAN 750,000 FOLLOWERS

ARTnews’ growing digital community is engaged 24/7 beyond the pages of the magazine.

From daily Tweets and Instagram posts to Facebook sharing, our readers stay connected to the art world and drive the conversation.


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INSTAGRAM
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FACEBOOK
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SPOKEN EDITIONS

ARTnews is partnering with Spoken Layer to produce daily Spoken Edition audio versions of the highly popular Breakfast with ARTnews e-newsletter.

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Launching in October to:
– our current audience of 50,000 e-newsletter subscribers
– our current audience of 2,600,000 annual website visitors
– new audiences across iTunes, Spotify, Soundcloud, Google Home & Play, and Amazon Alexa

Spoken Editions of the daily morning e-newsletter will be available in both live streaming and downloadable formats, and promoted across all ARTnews print, website and newsletter properties.

Who else produces Spoken Editions?
Time Magazine, The Huffington Post, Reuters, Politico, Wired, TechCrunch, Bustle, Buzzfeed, The Intercept, Slate, Jezebel, Mashable, and the list goes on.

Check out the latest list here: http://www.spokenedition.com/
or view on iTunes http://itunes.com/SpokenEditions

DIGITAL RATES & SPECS


AD UNITS SIZE (IN PIXELS) HOMEPAGE CONTENT PAGES
Billboard 970 x 250 $500/week $400/week
Half page 300 x 600 $500/week $400/week
Box 300 x 250 $400/week $300/week
Homepage Takeover 970 x 250 +
300 x 600
$1500/day N/A
E-Newsletter AD UNITS DETAILS RATES
ARTnews TODAY Sponsorship 970 x 250 (Billboard) +
300 x 600 (Half Page)
53K+ opt-in subscribers
Sent 5x per week
(Mon-Fri) 100% SOV
$750/day
$2000/week
Dedicated E-blast Custom e-mail
(see specs below)
25k+ opt-in subscribers
100% SOV
$3000 each
Spoken Edition AD UNITS DETAILS RATES
Breakfast with ARTnews Spoken Edition Sponsorship 30-60 sec spot
Advertiser script (up to 150 words) narrated by Spoken Edition voice artist
100% SOV for each episode
Avg. episode duration: 5-10min
Est. 5,000 listeners per episode
based on:
50,000 e-newsletter subscribers
Sent 5x per week (Mon-Fri)
2.6M annual website visitors
New listeners from iTunes, Spotify, Soundcloud, Google, Amazon
$2500/week
$10,000/month

AD SPECIFICATIONS:
File type: HTML5 (Third Party Only), GIF, JPG, PNG, SWF (not recommended), Rich Media*
Please provide a click-through URL for all ads.
E-mail blast: 600 pixels max width; JPG or GIF images should be hosted on advertiser website; no rich media, attachments, scripts or automatic downloads.
All styles/CSS must be embedded within the HTML. External CSS not accepted.
NOTE: 3rd party impression tracking pixels are not accepted for newsletters.

Ad material must be submitted one week in advance to: digitalmaterials@artnews.com

*ARTnews welcomes the opportunity to place special/non-standard formats, but they must be cleared for compatibility


EDITORIAL CALENDAR &
AD CLOSING DATES 2017*


ISSUE THEME AD SALES CLOSING MATERIALS DUE MAILED TO
SUBSCRIBERS
ON SALE DATE
SPRING UNDERRATED
OVERRATED
01/10/17 01/17/17 02/23/17 03/07/17
SUMMER THE GRAND
TOUR
03/31/17 04/07/17 05/11/17 05/23/17
FALL TOP 200
COLLECTORS
07/25/17 08/01/17 08/31/17 09/12/17
WINTER TBD 10/30/17 11/06/17 12/13/17 12/19/17

* schedule subject to change
No changes or cancellations will be accepted after closing date.

CONTACT INFO


Publishing and Sales  
Erica Lubow Necarsulmer, Publisher elubow@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2154
Cara Barrese, Senior Account Manager cbarrese@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2110
Vivien Moses, Senior Account Manager vmoses@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2121
Elizabeth Chandler, Account Manager echandler@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2130
Ann Wadsworth, Business Development Manager awadsworth@artmediaholdings.com
212.398.1690 x2100
   
Production  
Digital Materials dveprinsky@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2102
Adeline Saez, Production Manager asaez@artmediaholdings.com
212.398.1690 x2151
   
Marketing  
Erika Herbstman, Marketing Manager eherbstman@artnews.com
212.398.1690 x2141
   

PRINT PRODUCTION SPECIFICATIONS


ARTnews is printed web offset and is perfect bound.
The trim size is 9in x 10.875in or 22.86cm x 27.6225cm


Page trim: 9in x 10.875in
Including Bleed: 9.25in x 11.125in
Live area: 8.5in x 10.375in

All FULL PAGE artwork that is not on a white background must be provided with 0.125in of bleed on top, bottom, left, and right. Please keep crop marks and other printer’s marks outside of the bleed area.

Please keep all vital information away from the edge of your artwork – within the live area.


DOUBLE-PAGE SPREAD
Page trim: 18 x 10.875
Including bleed: 18.25in x 11.125in Live area: 8.5in x 10.375in on each side

ARTnews prefers to recieve hi-res print-ready PDFs for all advertisements.

All artwork, including images within the artwork, must be in CMYK color mode and at 300 dpi resolution.

Our printer will reject total ink coverage over 300%. You can use Acrobat Professional to check your ink density — the window is called “Output Preview.”

Knockout white type should be at least 7pt.

Black type should be composed of black only
(C0 M0 Y0 K100).

Email PDFs under 10MB to production@artnews.com. Larger files can be sent using one of these free services: Dropbox [https://www.dropbox.com], WeTransfer
[https://www.wetransfer.com], or Hightail [https://www.hightail.com].

Please feel free to mail an industry standard color proof to ARTnews Production Department; 40 West 25th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10010.

You can reach the Production Department at 212.398.1690 x 2102.

HALF-PAGE VERTICAL
3.625in x 9.875in
HALF-PAGE HORIZONTAL
7.5in x 4.8125in

Artwork for half page ads does not need bleed or crop marks. Artwork with a white or light background should include an outline around the edge.Artwork for half page ads does not need bleed or crop marks. Artwork with a white or light background should include an outline around the edge.

TERMS & CONDITIONS


TERMS & CONDITIONS
A. Verbal agreements are not recognized.
B. Publisher is not liable for delays in delivery and/or non-delivery in the event of act of an God, action by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity, fire, flood, insurrection, riot, explosion, embargo, strikes whether legal or illegal, labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slowdown, or any condition beyond the control of publisher affecting production or delivery in any manner.
C. Orders are accepted subject to change in rates upon notice by publisher.
D. The publisher reserves the right to reject or cancel any advertising, which in the opinion of publisher does not conform to the standards of the publication.
E. When change of copy for advertising under contract is not received by closing date, the advertisement in the previous issue will be inserted.
F. The word “Advertisement” will be placed with copy that in ARTnews’ opinion resembles editorial matter.
G. Contracts must be completed within one year from date of first insertion; otherwise charges will be adjusted in accordance with the rate applicable to the number of insertions actually used.
H. ARTnews’ liability for any error shall not exceed the cost of the space occupied by error.
I. ARTnews assumes no liability for errors in index to advertisers or complimentary geographical listings. The publisher assumes no liability if for any reason it becomes necessary to omit an advertisement.
J. Whereas ARTnews exercises care in screening images and text submitted by its advertisers, it does not guarantee the authenticity of objects or quality of services advertised in its pages, nor does it accept any liability which may arise from the purchase or sale of objects or services advertised.

CONTRACT AND COPY REGULATIONS
See “Contract and Copy Regulations” in Consumer Magazine edition of Standard Rate and Data Service, numbers 2, 10, 13, 24, 31, 32, 35, 41, and 42.

SHIPPING AND MAILING
All advertising material, insertion orders and related correspondence should be sent to:
Attn: Advertising Production Manager
ARTnews
110 Greene Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10012
Telephone 212.398.1690