The Division of Continuing Education offers specialized courses to help students and professionals manage the business aspects of a creative enterprise or a career as a practicing artist.
Whether you are embarking on a new career or are seeking heightened marketability in your current field, our professional development program will help launch you toward your goals.
Our faculty includes artists, art administrators, curators, lawyers, marketing professionals, production managers, producers and writers who can assist you in presentation skills and help you to capitalize on your unique skill sets and interests. Gain valuable insight into the inner workings of a career in the arts, identify your options and learn how to survive in a continually evolving marketplace.
Take charge of your career. At SVA, you will find the professional guidance you need, in a vital community of your peers and a supportive and stimulating environment.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
“Artists rarely make a decent wage, even when they manage to practice art and have it be their main source of income,” says a recent Washington Post blog post. How much should artists get paid?
Friday, October 10, 2014
New York Comic Con is the mega-spectacle now under way at the Javits Center. It’s the biggest pop culture convention in the East Coast and second biggest nationwide. Last year, it attracted more...
Monday, October 6, 2014