Art education as a profession
Art education consists of all forms of education in which art and/or artistic resources and techniques are used. Art education embraces all forms of art, not just the traditional but also the modern forms of art such as web design, games design, fashion and pop music.
Art education: profession for art teachers and artists
Knowledge can be communicated in a variety of ways: you can give training courses, teamcounseling, teach in arts centres, music- or dance schools, give private lessons, or teach in a secondary school. Some functions require a specific teaching diploma or other qualification.
Art education in schools and extra-mural teaching
- Art education in schools is given in primary and secondary schools.
- Centres for artistic training and institutions for amateur art organise extra-mural art education for young and old.
- You can work in both forms of art education as a teacher or consultant.