9780816042463

Career Opportunities in Art

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  • ISBN13:

    9780816042463

  • ISBN10:

    0816042462

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2001-04-01
  • Publisher: Facts on File
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Summary

Outlines over eighty jobs and discusses salaries and job opportunities available in the arts.

Author Biography

Susan H. Haubenstock is a freelance writer and editor. David Joselit: began teaching at the University of California, Irvine, where he is associate professor. Karen W. Bressler began her career in the fine art of fashion in 1987 as a writer for Vogue, Mademoiselle, Seventeen, and YM magazines. Elise Rosen is a freelance writer/editor based in New York City.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii
How to Use This Book ix
Introduction xi
ART AND DESIGN
Advertising Artist
2(2)
Advertising Director
4(2)
Illustrator
6(2)
Graphic Artist
8(2)
Web Designer
10(2)
Printmaker
12(2)
Photographer
14(2)
Production Designer
16(2)
Set Designer
18(2)
Book Designer
20(2)
Architect
22(2)
Interior Designer
24(2)
Packaging Designer
26(2)
Clothing Designer
28(2)
Textile Designer
30(2)
Jewelry Designer
32(2)
Conservator
34(4)
MUSEUMS
Curatorial Assistant
38(2)
Assistant Curator
40(2)
Associate Curator
42(2)
Curator
44(2)
Chief Curator
46(2)
Public Relations Assistant
48(2)
Public Relations Officer
50(2)
Registrar
52(2)
Conservator
54(2)
Educator
56(2)
Docent Coordinator
58(2)
Curator of Education
60(2)
Head of Education
62(2)
Editor
64(2)
Head of Public Programming
66(2)
Exhibit Designer
68(2)
Graphic Designer
70(2)
Librarian
72(2)
Photographer
74(2)
Prepartor
76(2)
Membership Officer
78(2)
Grants Officer
80(2)
Director of Development
82(2)
Director of Finance
84(2)
Director
86(4)
ART GALLERIES
Preparator
90(1)
Archivist
91(1)
Business Manager
92(1)
Registrar
93(1)
Gallery Director
94(2)
EDUCATION
Art Teacher
96(2)
Art School Director
98(2)
Art History Instructor
100(2)
Art Therapist
102(4)
FUNDING AGENCIES FOR THE ARTS
Administrative Assistant
106(2)
Assistant Program Specialist
108(2)
Program Specialist
110(2)
Assistant Program Coordinator
112(2)
Program Coordinator
114(2)
Deputy Director for Programming
116(2)
Public Information Officer
118(2)
Deputy Director for Budget and Administration
120(2)
Executive Director
122(4)
ART JOURNALISM
Production Assistant
126(2)
Designer
128(2)
Critic
130(2)
Translator
132(2)
Contributing Editor
134(2)
Assistant Editor
136(2)
Managing Editor
138(2)
Editor
140(4)
AUCTION GALLERIES
Information Coordinator
144(1)
Publicist
145(1)
Customer Service Assistant
146(1)
Customer Service Manager
147(1)
Department Assistant
148(1)
Department Manager
149(3)
ART-RELATED BUSINESSES
Artist Agent
152(2)
Print Publisher
154(2)
Corporate Curator
156(2)
Art Consultant
158(2)
Art Transporter
160(2)
Framing Technician
162(1)
Framing Salesperson
163(2)
Custom Framer
165(2)
Art Supply Salesperson
167(1)
Art Supply Store Manager
168(27)
APPENDIXES
I Educational Institutions
170(3)
II Trade, Industrial, and Vocational Schools
173(5)
III Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, and Loans
178(5)
IV Internships
183(4)
V Organizations and Associations
187(2)
VI Bibliography
189(6)
Index 195

Excerpts

Praise for the previous edition:
...should serve to reassure concerned parents that there are numerous job opportunities in the visual arts...Recommended... —School Arts
Completely revised and up-to-date, this guide includes the latest salary information, trends, opportunities, new technologies, and associations to help job-seekers identify and break into the right art career. More than 80 jobs are profiled—one new to this edition is the position of web master—in fields such as art and design, museums, art galleries, education, funding agencies for the arts, art journalism, and auction galleries.
Positions profiled include:
Advertising art directorArchivistArt history teacherBook designerCuratorExhibit designerFraming technicianGallery directorJewelry designerPhotographer.

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