Art Careers

careers

Popular Career Options in Fine Arts:

Exhibiting Artist

Gallery Owner/ Director

Professional Printer / Print Shop Assistant

Management Museums, Galleries, Fine Art Presses, Foundries and Institutions

Visiting Artist / Artist-in-Residence

Foundry Worker / Welder

Art Critic / Writer

Art Association Director or Assistant

Art Supply Consultant / Demonstrator / Sales Representative

Teaching / Instructor

 

Popular Career Options in Illustration:

Editorial Illustration [Magazines, Newspapers, etc.]

Books [Covers, Children’s]

Animation [Character Development, Environments, Conceptual]

Narrative [Cartooning, Comic Books, Graphic Novels]

Fashion

Storyboards [Film, Animation, Television]

Scientific / Medical [to include Botanical]

Advertising Design

Music/Entertainment

Greeting Cards

 

Popular Career Options in Business of Art & Design:

Art Director

Brand Strategist

Communications Director

Creative Services Director

Design Studio Owner

Gallery Owner/Director

Marketing Analyst

Media Planner/Buyer

Media Research Analyst

Production Manager

Popular Career Options in Computer Animation:

3D Character Animation for Feature Film

Compositing and Special Effects for Film

3D Modeling for Video Games

3D Animation for Games

Lighting and Texturing for Games and Film

Animation for Location-Based Entertainment [Theme Park Rides]

Technical Director

Concept / Layout /Storyboard Artist

Broadcast Design & Animation [Television]

Scientific Visualization

 

Popular Career Options in Photography & Digital Imaging:

Freelance or Staff Photographer [Institutional, Corporate, Museum]

Commercial Studio Owner

Digital Imaging / Photo or Transparency Re-touching

Photo Stock Agency Owner or Employee

Video Photographer / Film or Video Editor

Photographic Sales

Professional Imaging Representative

Archivist / Documentation Specialist

Offset Photography Lithographer

Cinematographer

 

Popular Career Options in Graphic Design:

Web Design

Motion Graphics Design for Television

Packaging and Point of Purchase Design

Publication and Print Media Design

Exhibition Design

Corporate Communications Design

Advertising Design

Marketing and Promotion Design

Retail Graphics Design

Signage Planning and Design

 

Popular Career Options in Game Art & Design:

3D Character Animation

Compositing & Special Effects

3D Modeling

Lighting Design

Texturing

Technical Directing

Concept/Layout/Storyboarding

Environment Design

Level Design

Game Design

 

Popular Career Options in Advertising Design:

Advertising Agency Owner

Advertising Designer

Advertising Manager

Advertising Production Artist

Art Director

Copywriter

Creative Supervisor

Design Director

Interactive Media Director

Manager – Creative Services

 

Popular Career Options in Digital Filmmaking:

Producing

Directing

Editing – Film, Music, Dialogue, Sound

Cinematography

Art Directing

Visual Effects

Screenwriting

Scoring

Concept Art

Lighting

 

Popular Career Options in Interior Design:

Community: Theaters / Museums / Schools

Civic: Government Buildings / Airports

Corporate Design: Offices / Banks

Residential: Single-Family / Apartments / Condominiums

Hospitality: Restaurants / Hotels / Resorts / Clubs

Healthcare: Hospitals / Clinics / Private Practices

Retail: Stores / Boutiques / Exhibits

Entertainment Design: Casinos / Theme Parks / Art Direction

Product Design: Furniture / Hardware / Lamps / Dinnerware

3D Computer Modeling and Animation

 

Popular Career Options in Motion Design:

3D Animator

Art Director/Broadcast

Broadcast Graphic Designer

Creative Director/Broadcast Design

Graphic Designer/Motion Artist

Multimedia Designer

On-Air Art Director

Special Effects Designer

Compositer

Commercial Producer