Building a Career as a Visual Artist

Have you dreamt of pur­su­ing a career as an artist, but felt dis­suad­ed by the myth of the starv­ing, strug­gling artist? Cre­at­ing a finan­cial­ly suc­cess­ful life from one’s art requires cre­ativ­i­ty in plan­ning and exe­cu­tion, but need not be out of reach. This course will pro­vide you with the tools nec­es­sary to build your career as a visu­al artist. Learn the pros and cons of dif­fer­ent rev­enue options, how to mar­ket your­self and effec­tive­ly present your art­work, and how to build rela­tion­ships that impact your finan­cial suc­cess. This is an essen­tial course for all aspir­ing visu­al artists.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

You can register for and take a course without applying and enrolling into the program.

We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

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