Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Art & Cocktails: Exploring the World of Contemporary Art, Creativity, Business, and Inspiration


Join host Ekaterina Popova, artist and founder of Create! Magazine, as she uncorks the vibrant and multifaceted world of contemporary art, creative entrepreneurship, mindset, and creativity one episode at a time. Welcome to "Art & Cocktails," a podcast where artists, creatives, dreamers, and artpreneurs gather to share their journeys and their art over their favorite drinks.

Building on the success of the "Create!" podcast, Ekaterina steers the artistic conversation towards more intimate, heart-to-heart discussions that fuel the spirit and inspire the artist's soul. Tune in for insightful, honest discussions with leading artists, curators, writers, coaches, leaders, and artpreneurs who not only share their journeys in the creative world but also enjoy a "fireside chat" over a glass of wine or a cup of tea. This podcast offers a rich blend of inspiration, art business insights, and the simple joy of sipping your favorite beverage while discussing what lights your heart on fire.

Pour your favorite drink into a beautiful cup, get comfy, and settle down for a session of "Art & Cocktails" each week. Let's celebrate the artist in all of us with a toast to creativity and the limitless possibilities it brings to our lives.

May 23, 2023

In this podcast episode, Kat and Alicia, are thrilled to share our excitement about the release of our new book, "The Creative Business Handbook: Follow Your Passions and Be Your Own Boss." This book is specifically tailored to creatives who have aspirations of starting their own thriving businesses. We extend a heartfelt thank you to Chronicle Books for publishing this incredible title. If you enjoyed our previous book, "The Complete Smartist Guide," you'll find immense value in this new step-by-step business guide. Drawing from our collective ten years of experience running a magazine, gallery, art practice, coaching, and more, we provide practical insights and guidance to help you succeed. Join us as we delve into the details of our book and share our knowledge and excitement with you.


Prder your copy of The Creative Business Handbook today at:


Barnes & Noble


Book Depository (free shipping around the world!)

Waterstones (UK)

Indigo/Chapters (Canada)

Booktopia (Australia)


Join the book launch party!