Fine art graduates develop a range of practical and creative skills, and gain valuable experience of showing work in exhibitions, entering competitions and building up a portfolio of work. It is common for Artists to practice in more than one area … Read More
BA (Hons) Fine Art Graduate, Becca Rubin has recently been successful in being awarded an all expenses paid trip to Salzburg as part of Roche Continents. Roche Continents is a programme aimed at arts and science students aged between 20 and … Read More
Caroline Mitchell explores the career experiences of visual arts graduates Steph Sykes(Glass & Ceramics) Jo Howell (Photography), Lyn Killeen (Fine Art) and Jade Tapson (Glass and Ceramics).
Rebecca Huggan studio and programme co-ordinator at the Newbridge Project talks about her own career journey and how Newbridge support visual artists.
Caroline Mitchell network developer for Art Works North East talks about participatory arts and how ArtWorks North East is supporting professional development in this practice.
Rachel Laycock is a graduate of Glass & Ceramics at University of Sunderland, she recently returned as one of our AA2A Artists based at National Glass Centre and has just been awarded a-n Professional Development Bursary. We caught up with … Read More
In 2010, I was at a very boring hospital appointment for my Rheumatoid Arthritis. In a bid to avoid the usual small talk about holiday plans or what had been on TV, I started telling the Specialist Practice Nurse about … Read More
A list of useful resources for finding funding: Futures Fund – career development funds for University of Sunderland students and graduates Funding For Visual Artists and Composers – a resource created by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Grants for the … Read More
Sophie Giblin, artist and illustrator of Kollective Gallery (Brighton) talks about how she set up a pop up gallery using crowd funding.
If you are interested in careers related to Fine Art the links below will help you get started : Job related profiles (click on titles): Fine Artist Related Roles Arts administrator Arts Therapist Commercial Art Gallery Manager Community Arts Worker … Read More