WHERART - L'ART PRES DE CHEZ VOUS / ART NEAR YOU

Help me create an application to geotag artist studios near your home and around the world.

Project visual WHERART - L'ART PRES DE CHEZ VOUS / ART NEAR YOU
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WHERART - L'ART PRES DE CHEZ VOUS / ART NEAR YOU

<p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.44.04-1441788878" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229925/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.44.04-1441788878.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <u><i>Help me</i></u><i> create <strong>an application to geotag artist studios</strong> near you and around the world. </i></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.45.33-1441799622" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229988/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.45.33-1441799622.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <i>AN APPLICATION FOR ART LOVERS</i></p> <p>  </p> <p> You're an <strong>open-minded art collector </strong>and you want to meet new artists in their studios and support them.    </p> <p>  </p> <p> You're a <strong>decorator at heart </strong>who wishes to buy work from an artist in your neighborhood: no delivery problem and a proximity meeting.    </p> <p>  </p> <p> You are a <strong>curious traveler </strong>and after numerous museums and art gallery visits, you're still in search of new artistic places.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___11.27.47-1441790891" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229937/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___11.27.47-1441790891.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>AN APPLICATION FOR ARTISTS   </em></p> <p>  </p> <p> You're an <strong>artist who wants to share his studio with other artists,</strong> why not pool equipment or associate yourself to an ephemeral project.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> You're a <strong>creator who likes to open doors to the public </strong>: share a moment with a stranger, explain your artistic approach, compare your ideas and create links.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> You're a <strong>businessman artist at heart and you need a platform</strong> that allows you to sell your works safely all over the world.</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.49.47-1441799408" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229985/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.49.47-1441799408.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.49.35-1441799421" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229986/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.49.35-1441799421.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>LIVE THE PROXIMITY</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Find new unique places</strong> and live a <strong>local experience.   </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Discover artist's workshops</strong> near you<strong> and around the world.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.45.52-1441788823" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229924/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.45.52-1441788823.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <i>LIVE THE SHARING</i></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Join a community</strong> of artists and art lovers.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Go into an original universe</strong> and live a <strong>unique moment.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.54.17-1441799679" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229989/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___13.54.17-1441799679.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>AN E-COMMERCE PLATFORM</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> INDISPENSABLE to<strong> increase sales of the artist's works.</strong> As a gallery of art, I see the difficulty for artists to sell.  </p> <p>  </p> <p> INNOVATIVE <strong>showing works of art never disclosed.</strong> The shop will be full of new proposals every week.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> SECURED <strong>to ensure a successful payment and delivery. I</strong> will propose specialty transport and insurance services for your security. </p> <p>  </p> <p> RESPECTFUL <strong>of the work of gallery. </strong>Artists who already have a Gallery will comply with the prices made by their gallery by signing a commitment of honor. Today the work of the gallery  is irreplaceable because of their mediating power.</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.44.52-1441788698" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229920/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.44.52-1441788698.png"></p> <p>  </p> <strong><em>THE CONTACT WITH THE ARTIST</em></strong>   The artist is<strong> free to receive, with or without appointment. </strong>It may also indicate its availability: days and times (not to be disturbed all the time)   The artist will <strong>receive an alert by SMS, email or phone call</strong> to inform of a visit. It is free to refuse the appointment if he wishes.   The artist can also <strong>choose not to give the exact positioning of his studio</strong>, but only the name of the village or the street. In that situation, only during the first contact with the visitor that he give the exact address.   <img alt="Dscf6831-1441964096" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/230656/DSCF6831-1441964096.jpg"> <p>  </p> <p> AN IDEA WHICH RESULTS OF EXPERIENCES:   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Young, I grew up in a large studio with paintings and sculpture</strong> in the heart of the Landes forest in the Southwest of France. My parents, who are artists created a wonderful place that has long remained secret to everyone.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Throughout my studies and experiences, I realize that there is a need to make art more accessible. </strong>In analyzing the role of the art market, I quickly understood that it lacked a new tool that would streamline the relationships between artists and the public.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>When going on a trip, we all love discovering new places</strong> and to meet new people at a street corner. However, it is very difficult to get into an artist's studio without feeling at ease, or being intrusive.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>When I rented my first apartment in Montreal in 2013, I wanted to be surrounded by unique items. </strong>I was excited to create a "small museum" at home by investing my savings in the purchase of works of art from local designers and if possible in my neighborhood (because I had no car) . Again, I had great difficulty in identifying places near me.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Museums and art galleries are elitist places for all.</strong> The approach may seem impersonal, works are detached from their creator, their workshop and can lose their meaning.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Our residential areas are extensions of ourselves.</strong> Tired of standardization and consumerism, our society needs markers, decorative items chosen and reflected that give meaning to our lives.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Art schools are multiplying all over the world, but there is no tool which allows us to know these young creators.</strong> I want to give these new artists a powerful tool to easily identify them wherever they are.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>All artists regardless of their age or their routes merit visibility.</strong> I wish to offer a simple and innovative tool that will emerge from the shadow of the creators never discovered.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.51.53-1441788742" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/229921/Capture_d__cran_2015-09-09___10.51.53-1441788742.png"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>WHO AM I ?</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> Maylis Doucet, daughter of artists, holder a <strong>MASTER 2 LAW AND TAXATION OF THE ART MARKET </strong>(Lyon), a <strong>MASTER 2 RIGHT OF INTELLECTUAL CREATIONS </strong>(Bordeaux) and a double <strong>LICENSE OF HISTORY OF ART. </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> I wrote two memoirs during my studies: <strong>"The art collectors of tomorrow"</strong> and <strong>"New alternatives in the art market ».   </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> Following a period at <strong>Christie's</strong> and <strong>Sotheby's,</strong> I worked two years at an auction house in Montreal, Quebec (iegor.net) as <strong>Head of the art international and object d'art department.   </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> Back in France,<strong> I participated in the creation of a new art gallery in Biarritz</strong> (galeriehausseguy.com) that supports a dozen French and international artists.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> In 27 years, I am challenging myself to create an application for <strong>a one and unique purpose to make art accessible.    </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Your help is important for me.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Wherart-1439745868" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/224786/WHERART-1439745868.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p>

Allocation of funds

<p> <strong><i>WHAT HAS BEEN ACHIEVED?</i>   </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> With my savings, I<strong> have already realized the graphic identity </strong>and a presentation allowing me to communicate my final project.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> My specifications, tree structure, graphics and features are ready.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> I am trying to do multiple quotes to develop my application.   </p> <p>  </p> <p> The application inauguration should be complete by late fall, <strong>depending on the amount of money raised.</strong> It will likely be in Biarritz but also in Paris. Everyone who has contributed will be invited to attend the inauguration.(Ex: share in Facebook).</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Dscf6650-1440764641" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/227016/DSCF6650-1440764641.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>HOW WILL I DEVELOP MY PROJECT?</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>I will gradually develop my project geographically.</strong> I'll start  with the workshops in the Southwest of France where I live, and then actually in to other regions according to where my meetings take place.</p> <p>  </p> <p> In each new area of action, I will spend four days physically : </p> <p> - The <strong>first two (Monday and Tuesday) </strong>will be destined to the visit of 8 workshops (pre-selected) with two visits in the morning and two afternoon visits, </p> <p> - <strong>The third (Wednesday)</strong> will be destined to the launch of these workshops, </p> <p> - <strong>The fourth day (Thursday) </strong>will be reserved for the <u>inauguration of the application in the region.   </u></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays </strong>are days when I plan to return to Biarritz. At this time of the week, I plan to work on communication aspects, marketing and improving the application. I will be available by appointment this weekend in the Southwest of France.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Dscf6675-1440764785" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/227020/DSCF6675-1440764785.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> On each of my trips, I intend to elect<strong> ambassadors </strong>who will promote the application over the long term with art schools, group workshops and art lover communities. Each ambassador will be assigned a territory that will crisscross.  </p> <p>  </p> <p> I have already found some ambassadors who are currently undergoing research and new workshops in cities such as <strong>London, New York and Hong Kong.   </strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> I want to <strong>unite the community around this project for artists and art lovers</strong> in the same region, in order to facilitate meeting and networking.</p> <p>  </p> <p> Each time in a city, I plan to advertise my media by using:</p> <p> - Posters, </p> <p> - Flyers, </p> <p> - Social networks, </p> <p> - Interventions in close institutions (art schools, museums etc ...)</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Dscf6718-1440764683" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/227017/DSCF6718-1440764683.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>HOW WILL THE MONEY THAT IS RAISED SERVE THIS PROJECT ? </em></p> <p>  </p> <p> 60% will be allocated to p<strong>ay a web developer. </strong>I plan to have the first version of the application done by fall. I'm looking for a young professional, who is interested in supporting me in this project, and who is also able to create the application. Estimated compensation will be 3000 euros.</p> <p>  </p> <p> 20% will be devoted to<strong> improving and monitoring the medium-term application</strong> upon its release.</p> <p>  </p> <p> 10% will be spent on <strong>communication, marketing development</strong> abroad.</p> <p>  </p> <p> 10% will be devoted to my <strong>travel costs.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Dscf6757-1440764500" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/227013/DSCF6757-1440764500.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>If the collection exceeds the amount requested, I plan:</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Hire an intern</strong> for a period longer than two months to get involved with me,</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Create an art bursary</strong> "Wherart" intended to reward an artist who may invest a place in the public space to install a work of art. This bursary will be a percentage of sales of art works (with e-commerce).</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Propose new functionalities </strong>(Ex: the opportunity for users of the same area to exchange their works).</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Dscf6786-1440765002" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/227022/DSCF6786-1440765002.jpg"></p> <p>  </p> <p> <em>Contact for any suggestions, proposals or other collaborations:</em></p> <p>  </p> <p> Maylis Doucet </p> <p> Biarritz </p> <p> + 33 6 64 64 58 42 </p> <p> maylis.doucet@gmail.com</p>

Rewards

€5

  • 25 contributions
Invitation to the application opening of the application for two in Paris.

Estimated delivery: November 2015

€20

  • 31 contributions
Shipping of a original and signed drawing by a living artist - Dimensions : 21x15cm

Estimated delivery: February 2016

€30

  • 20 contributions
Invitation to the application opening of the application for two in Paris and two cocktails.

Estimated delivery: November 2015

€60

  • 11 contributions
Invitation to the application opening of the application for two in Paris and two cocktails + 1 journey with visits to several artist workshops with a art professional.

Estimated delivery: February 2016

€95

  • 4 contributions
Shipping of a original and signed drawing by a living artist - Dimensions : 50x65cm

Estimated delivery: February 2016

€200

  • 2 contributions
Invitation to the application opening of the application for two in Paris and two cocktails + 1 journey with visits to several artist workshops with a art professional + 1 dinner.

Estimated delivery: February 2016

€800

  • 1 contribution
Invitation to the application opening of the application for two in Paris and two cocktails + 1 journey with visits to several artist workshops with a art professional + followed by a dinner + a title of honorary member and sponsor of Wherart project.

Estimated delivery: February 2016

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