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Art Careers & Schools

This guide provides information on art graduate schools and professional art career and employment resources for art graduate students.

Art Careers & Employment

Art Careers and Employment: Online Resources


Art History

Alternative Careers for Art Historians, Notre Dame University, by Charles M. Rosenberg.
 

Studio Art


The Informed Artist at the Seattle Public Library
A guide for artists interested in promoting their work through gallery shows and competitions primarily in the Northwest region.

New York Foundation for the Arts
Scroll down to see the career listings.

The Art Career Project
The Art Career Project is a good source for the description of different types of art careers and listings of art jobs.

Teaching
Teaching Positions-Higher Education (for Art Historians and MFA Studio Majors)
 

College Art Association

Chronicle of Higher Education


HigherEd Jobs Online - This site includes adjunct, beginning non-tenured and part-time art faculty positions.

Teaching Positions-K-12

Teaching Jobs

American Schools Directory
$9.99 subscription cost per month.

Fine Digital and Alternative Media Art
 

Rhizome.org-job and event listings for fine digital and alternative media artists. Rhizome.org also offers ArtBase Exhibitions of digital works, and a forum for digital artists.

ACMSiggraph-Siggraph hosts digital art shows every other year. Also view digital art shows from past years and digital portfolios.


Art Image Professionals
 

ARLIS/NA Art Libraries Society of North America- Jobs for art librarians and other image professionals.

VRA, Visual Resources Association- job listings for visual resources curators, art librarians, archivists and other visual image professionals.


Digital Arts, Animation, 3-D Modeling and Alternative Media
 

Pixar
Lists of jobs for digital artists, animators, 3-D modelers and other positions in the movie business.

LucasFilm
Jobs in 3-D modeling and animation.

Mediabistro.com
Jobs for media professionals.

Behance
Job listings for the fields of architecture, design, 3-D modeling, new media, illustration and packaging.


Graphic Design, Illustration and Photography
 

AIGA
Jobs in design.

Aquent Partners
The creative, web and technical talent agency. Search for jobs and upload a resume or portfolio if you like.

Creative Hotlist
Creative Hotlist lists opportunities in web and graphic design and illustration.

FILTER
A staffing agency for product design companies, ad-agencies, design firms, in-house corporate design and marketing groups.


Interior Design

ASID- American Society of Interior Designers


Museum and Other Non-Profit Sector Opportunities
 

Museum Careers
A listing of global museum opportunities.

MERC Museum Employment Resource Center

MuseumJobs.com

The National Museum of Women in the Arts
The NMWA also has opportunities for docents and paid and unpaid internships.

Philanthropy Careers
Careers in non-profit sectors.


Fashion and Textile Design Opportunities
 

Women's Wear Daily
Lists of career opportunities in the fashion world.

United States Federal Government Creative Opportunities

USAjobs
The United States Federal Government job listings for creative individuals.


Art Professionals-General

H-Net
Humanities and Social Sciences job listings.

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