In order to create a solid artist's collective, you need to first establish a network or arts contacts in your city. This can include other artists who you want to join your collective, but also other professionals who your collective can draw on for help – curators, gallery owners, businesspeople, suppliers, etc.
The four most popular art movements are surrealism, impressionism, realism and abstract expressionism. There are many philosophies that are used when creating art that are often categorized into different movements. These philosophies can range from modernism, postmodernism, and post-structuralism to name a few.