Advertising in Art Monthly

Advertising in this specialist monthly contemporary visual art magazine is the ideal way to attract an informed audience to exhibitions, events and conferences, influence those who make the key decisions in the art world, provide your organisation with an enhanced visibility and recruit art professionals and artists for all opportunities. Art Monthly has expanded its services and now offers advertising opportunities on its website and e-mail newsletter.

Art Monthly has a broad readership made up of artists, collectors, art professionals, students and the general public, all of whom read Art Monthly to keep informed of the current issues, debates and trends in contemporary art.

Three and a half thousand paper copies of Art Monthly are distributed worldwide through museum and gallery bookshops, specialist bookshops and news-stands, and there are 2,000 subscribers which include many university libraries and institutions – all creating a readership of c20,000.

For around the world access online readers can subscribe to Art Monthly’s digital edition through Exact Editions.

Art Monthly’s Reach

  • 3,500 printed magazines
  • 1,650 subscribers to digital edition
  • 20,000 estimated monthly readership
  • 9,500 unique website visitors per month
  • 10,000 newsletter subscribers
  • 8,500 Facebook followers
  • 50,000 Twitter followers
  • 125,000 monthly listeners to Art Monthly Talk Show broadcaster Resonance FM

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Website Advertising

The Art Monthly website offers a number of opportunities for quality sponsored links.

The premium ad appears on the home page and at the top of every other page – only one premium ad is available at any given time.
Link button ads appear on every page (other than the home page) in rotating random order – two sizes available.
Calendar banner ads appear on the popular Calendar page.
Highlighted event listings appear on the popular Calendar page.
Gallery map sponsorship is the only ad on the gallery map.

All web ads can be linked by URL to an external website.

Premium ad: 180px square
Link button ads: full: 80px high x 160px wide | half: 75px square
Calendar banner ads: 60px high x 468px wide
Highlighted event listings: Paragraph of text plus hyperlink
Gallery map sponsorship: Hyperlinked name credit

All web ads are static JPEG, PNG or GIF files (no animation). It is recommended that ads made up of only flat-colour and text are exported as PNGs while ads featuring photographic imagery or colour gradients are exported as JPEGs.

Email Newsletter

It is also possible to advertise on Art Monthly’s email newsletter, which is sent to over 10,000 subscribers every month. The recently redesigned newsletter includes the popular Opportunties section, with information about jobs, commissions, residencies, prizes etc.

Art Monthly’s newsletter readers are particularly engaged with its content: 19.9% of the subscribers who view the newsletter click on at least one of its links – almost treble the art sector’s average of 7.9%. What’s more, those who click one link, on average, go on to click three links in the newsletter.

In addition to sending the newsletter to its own list of subscribers, Art Monthly also posts links to the current newsletter on Twitter and Facebook, thereby bringing around 800 additional engaged readers clicking through to read the online version of the newsletter.

Highlighted and expanded listings are available in the Opportunities section for advertising jobs, residencies, commissions etc. In addition, there are two sizes of advert available on the newsletter, each of which can be linked by URL an external website.

Wide Skyscraper (vertical): 600px high x 160px wide
Full Banner (horizontal): 60px high x 468px wide

All newsletter ads are static JPEG, PNG or GIF files (no animation). It is recommended that ads made up of only flat-colour and text are exported as PNGs while ads featuring photographic imagery or colour gradients are exported as JPEGs.

Digital Ad Formats and Tracking

All newsletter ads are static JPEG, PNG or GIF files (no animation). It is recommended that ads made up of only flat-colour and text are exported as PNGs while ads featuring photographic imagery or colour gradients are exported as JPEGs.

Art Monthly does not report individual statistics tracking ad impressions or click-throughs. If you wish to track such information, please provide your URL with tracking code for measuring click-throughs and/or a URL to your hosted image so that you can measure impressions.

More info on advertising

Please contact Matt Hale or one of his colleagues to discuss options and prices.

Advertising direct line:
T: +44 (0) 20 7240 0418
F: +44 (0) 20 7497 0726
E: ads@artmonthly.co.uk

Advertising Details

Art Monthly is published 10 times a year with two double issues, Dec-Jan and July-August.

Booking deadline: 5th of month preceding publication

ad size

Full page
Trim size: 297x210mm
Full bleed: 303x216mm

ad size

Full page
267x180mm

ad size

Half page
Landscape

131.5x180mm

ad size

Half page
Portrait

267x88mm

ad size

Quarter page
Landscape

64x180mm

ad size

Quarter page
Portrait

131.5x88mm

ad size

Eighth page
Landscape

30x180mm

ad size

Eighth page
Box

64x88mm

ad size

Twelfth page
Box

64x57mm

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