College Art Festivals Around the Nation

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Student, Woodgrove High School

These four fun and funky college art festivals represent some of the best of what the college art scene has to offer. read more

Is an Arts Major Right for You?

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College Student

Singing, drawing, dancing, playing the glockenspiel: have the arts always been your passion? Maybe they should be your career too! read more

Unique Careers for Visual Arts Students

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Student, Woodgrove High School

Art inspires us and takes us to new places. It helps us see the beauty in the world and feeds the soul. It also happens to be a very hard field to get into...if you don't know where to look. read more

How to Stay Involved in the Arts as a Non-major

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Student, Wellesley College

Love the arts but not majoring in them? You don't have to give up your watercolor-painting, tap-dancing, horn-playing habits just yet! read more

Student Artists: Don't Give Up on Your Talent

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Artist, Author

Studying performing and visual arts is about more than just finding a job. It's about finding fulfillment in life and putting your talents to use. read more

Arts vs. Athletics: Two Great Ways You Can Prepare for College and for Life

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Though they may not seem like essential parts of preparing for college, playing sports and participating in artistic endeavors cultivate distinct, very different strengths. read more

Insider Tips for Preparing an Art and Design Portfolio

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Director of Admissions, Columbus College of Art and Design

A few tips to consider when compiling a college admission art portfolio, so that you might give it the "wow factor" the admission office is looking for. read more

Choosing a Performing Arts School

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Contributing Writer, New York Film Academy

Whether you starred in your high school's musicals or spent your free time acting in homemade movies with friends, taking that next step into the academic world of performing arts presents myriad options. read more

Getting Your Graphic Design Degree!

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Writer, Blogger, and Online Editor

Are you in graphic design? Or planning to be? If you're considering pursuing new opportunities in graphic design, check these suggestions on securing and thriving in a graphic design job. read more

The Arts and Business: What Can I Do After College?

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Executive Director, Career and Alumni Success, Savannah College of Art and Design

Art and design students--any students, really--listen up! A university insider shares her insights for the upcoming job search and how you can position yourself for career success so you're sitting pretty on graduation day. read more