Careers in Culture – Careers in Visual Arts and Crafts

> An artwork's journey

The fields of visual arts, crafts and design offer    creative careers for many different kinds of people. Check out the different career paths. One of them could be right for you.

An artwork – whether it is a painting, photograph, digital image, print or sculpture – begins with a creator then follows a path that usually ends in a gallery or someone’s home or office. But more and more paths become available as artists continue to expand the definition of exhibition space using any available venue to present their work, be it on the street, at a community-based public gallery, or through a virtual gallery. Many individuals are important links in the chain between the visual artist and his or her public. Scroll through the image below to see what people in each of these positions do.

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