Art Careers Guide

The Art Careers Guide offers tips and advice to help you navigate the U.S. art jobs market.

Do you have questions about starting a career in the arts? Are you looking to progress beyond your current position in an arts organization? With over 100,000 nonprofit arts organizations in the U.S. and 550,000 "arts centric" for-profit business, there are lots of opportunities. Learn your way around the peculiarities of these positions as well as the pros and cons of careers in the arts.

We've divided the guide into location specific areas for the major art markets – check out our New York guide – and a general advice section. Posts in this section cover the range from "how-to" advice for career moves, employment at specific art organizations (like museums), or arts-specific networking advice.

When you are ready to start your search, visit our arts job search page to see the types of positions available. If you are serious about entering this market, you should also consider creating an ArtsTie profile and signing up to job alerts.

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SFCV Launches California Job Board for the Arts

Published on June 25, 2018. San Francisco Classical Voice, the online publication with a mission to “engage audiences, artists, and arts organizations, and forge meaningful connections through music journalism,” just launched a California art jobs portal with help from ArtsTie. By leveraging ArtsTie’s real-time art job feeds, the storied publication will be able to provide comprehensive listings of job opportunities in the arts

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ArtsTie Accepted To MIT/Rice Entrepreneurship Success Initiative

ArtsTie is happy to announce that we have been accepted into the Entrepreneurship Success Initiative (ESI) sponsored by MIT and Rice University. The Entrepreneurship Success Initiative is a new study by researchers from Rice University and MIT that is trying to find out what systems, decisions, backgrounds, and training lead to successful startups. Their team is led by Yael Hochberg,

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2017 Summer Internships in the Arts – APPLY NOW!

Summer is fast approaching. Here are a few prestigious internships that will help you explore or launch your arts career: The Rubin Museum offers a paid internship through the ArtsINTERN program. Unpaid internships are also available, make sure you visit their site. The Delaware Art Museum’s Appel Education Internship is a summer internship intended for rising juniors and seniors, graduate

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