Art Portfolio Creation

As a result of taking this course, students will:

  1. Develop and create a professional and individualized Art Portfolio, including cover letters, applications, bios, vitae, artist statement and photo images.

  2. Gain knowledge of current art world climate, and opportunities.

  3. Understand the necessary steps of the 'Ladder of Success' as an artist.

  4. Gain knowledge and preparation as an emerging artist capable of successful career management. Inspiration and encouragement for each artist.

  5. Achieve skill levels in business management for art careers, including planning strategies, Public Relations, marketing, promoting, networking, business guidelines and time management, contacts, media lists and presentations of art portfolios and artwork.

  6. Gain practical experience in exhibition set up, Public Relations, Marketing, framing and hanging work, insurance, and copyright of art images.