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Parents: does your son or daughter wish to pursue an art major?

Published October 10, 2013

So your son or daughter wants to be an ART major?!

 

[quote] Sure, you might allow that “digital arts” (which happens to be my own field), have some use. But not painting and drawing, or sculpture – not to mention, ceramics or printmaking.
Although these may not translate into more traditional looking “jobs” for graduates, in fact, they prepare students exceptionally well for life in the 21st Century. Below are a few of the key proficiencies acquired by all ART students during the course of pursuing their degree – each of which is critical to success in navigating our future job market. [/quote]

 

For those interested in art as a major or are pursuing art as a major or cannot imagine art as a major, please read!