Artist

Artists conceive and create visual representations to investigate, respond to or communicate an impression or idea.

Artist

Artist

Roles and responsibilities

What does an Artist do?
Artists may perform the following tasks:
  • produce two-dimensional or three-dimensional forms
  • employ a number of methods such as painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and ceramics to realise their ideas
  • take part in group or individual exhibitions
  • be commissioned to create a specific piece of work for an individual or organisation.
  • What personal requirements will you need?
  • Artistic ability
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Creative and the ability to conceptualise ideas
  • Self-discipline
  • Promotional skills.
What does an Artist do?
Artists may perform the following tasks:
  • produce two-dimensional or three-dimensional forms
  • employ a number of methods such as painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and ceramics to realise their ideas
  • take part in group or individual exhibitions
  • be commissioned to create a specific piece of work for an individual or organisation.
  • What personal requirements will you need?
  • Artistic ability
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Creative and the ability to conceptualise ideas
  • Self-discipline
  • Promotional skills.
Undergraduate Courses To Become

Artist

Recommended major/s to pursue this career