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Career Connections

Art is the study of various creative means of expressing human thoughts, interests, attitudes, emotions, and ideas. It involves both fine art and commercial art. Fine art study usually includes painting and d rawing, sculpture, photography, printmaking, and crafts. Commercial art revolves around advertisement and includes design, illustration, film, video tape, television, murals, cards, posters, etc.

Major specializations: art history, art education, advertising, art therapy, journalism, public relations, fashion or jewelry design, and interior design.

Occupational Possibilities

  • Antique dealer
  • Architectural Renderer
  • Art Therapist
  • Art Tour
  • Organizer/Guide
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Industrial Designer/Decorator
  • Landscape/Real Estate Artist
  • Museum, Gallery Director/Assistant
  • Photographer
  • Picture Framer
  • Internal Auditor
  • Private Art Instructor
  • Props Designer/Maker
  • Store Display Designer
  • Teacher, Fine Arts
  • Theater Scenery Painter