Art education as a profession

Knowledge can be communicated in a variety of ways: by training, team counselling or teaching. You can teach in schools, arts centres and music- or dance schools. Or maybe you would rather give private lessons. There is also an increasing demand for art educators for community art and for art projects for specific target groups, such as the elderly or people with disabilities.


Art education in schools

About working in primary or secondary education, for external parties and giving further training to artists as professional artist in the classroom.


Extra-mural art education

About offering lessons via arts centres, educational departments of other institutions and setting up your own teaching practice.


Working as a teacher

[Translate to English:] Werken als docent: wat komt daar eigenlijk bij kijken? Hoe kun je dit organiseren? En waarin kun je je onderscheiden?


Professional associations

Overview of trade unions, representatives and knowledge institutes in art education.


Prizes and awards

Prizes and awards in art education include individual prizes and incentive awards.


Professional media art education

An overview of Dutch magazines and online networks on art education in several disciplines.



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