Visual, Written and Performing Arts

The Visual, Written, and Performing Arts Career Community focuses explores environments where individuals can imagine, innovate, and inspire a creative and artistic life.  Whether you are interested in becoming a performer, novelist, journalist, editor, designer, producer, filmmaker, or combining your creative skillset with another field, your innovative skills and experiences will allow you to build an exciting, often unconventional career path. This community will assist you with industry resources, career advice, networking opportunities, and workshops and events to help you explore career options in these areas, and launch into inspiring endeavors.


Careers in Visual, Written and Performing Arts include, but are not limited to:

Possible Pathways Include
Acting Animation Art History
Art Education Art Therapy Ceramic Arts
Composition Digital Arts Drama and Theatre
Dance Fashion Film and Tv
Graphic Design Interior Design Museum Curation
Novelist Screenwriting UI/UX Design

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Internship Spotlight: Parker Bailey

Name: Parker Bailey

Major: Global Commerce, Music Composition Minor

Class Year: 2023

Organization: Round Hill Music

Intern Title: A&R Intern

Describe your internship roles, responsibilities and significant contributions.

I was responsible for cataloguing Round Hill Artist’s music and pitching music to …

By Fiona Schultz
Fiona Schultz Peer Career Coach and Peer Fellow: Nonprofit, Education and Government Career Community
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Your Career in the Arts: Virtuoso Star Trumpeter comes to Denison!

Come join us for these two very special days with guest Byron Stripling. On Wednesday, September 7, Byron will share his journey through composing a life as an artist. The following night, Thursday, September 8, he will blow you away …

By Alexis Wilson
Alexis Wilson Career Coach and Community Lead, Visual, Written and Performing Arts
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Students Get EXPERIENCE w/ Praxis In the Arts!

From The Columbus Museum of Art to commercial photography in California to design experience for art magazines…. here’s what a few of your fellow Studio Art majors have experienced through internships- thanks to Praxis In The Arts!

Charlie Song, a current senior, worked for …

By Alexis Wilson
Alexis Wilson Career Coach and Community Lead, Visual, Written and Performing Arts
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WarnerMedia Virtual Career Conversations Week! December 6-10, 2021

 

WarnerMedia is excited to announce our 2nd Annual Virtual Career Conversations Week! It’s five days of amazing panels with leaders and decision makers across news, sports and entertainment. Whether you’re a student or seasoned professional, we’ve got you covered …

By Kati Bear
Kati Bear
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Learn about Internship Opportunities at Ohio History Connection

Join us Friday, December 3 from 9-4!  Transportation and lunch provided!  Register Today!

Join the Knowlton Center for Career Exploration on a trek to the Ohio History Connection in Columbus, Ohio to learn about internship opportunities and explore Ohio‘s

By Melanie Murphy
Melanie Murphy Director, Career Communities and Coaching
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LinkedIn Learning Courses

After Effects CC 2019 Essential Training: The Basics

Mark Christiansen
If you need to learn Adobe After Effects for the first time, it helps to break the program down to…

Making Your First Video in Final Cut Pro X

Nick Harauz
Looking to get started with Final Cut Pro X? This course can help. Join instructor Nick Harauz as he demonstrates…

Startup Stories: Chemist Earns Six Figures Blogging for Pre-Med Students

Chris Guillebeau
What do you do when all your preparations don’t lead where you expected? In this audio-only course, author and entrepreneur…

Editing Ebooks

Laura Brady
The independent ebook market is growing, and in this course you’ll explore the steps to editing the components of an…

Storyboarding in 3D with Storyboard Pro

Mark Simon
Storyboard Pro is the leading storyboard software around the world. But it has 3D capabilities that many storyboard artists have…

Creative Collaboration

Denise Jacobs
Despite the prevalent myth of the lone creative genius, many of the most innovative contributions spring from the creative chemistry…

Creativity Boot Camp 2: Creative Fuel

Stefan Mumaw
Think you’re not creative? Think again! Creativity is a skill—one you can develop with practice. All it takes to start…

Managing for Better Ideas

Dave Birss
Collaborative creative thinking in organizations is more important than ever, but the usual brainstorming approach is typically ineffective. In a…

Illustrator One-on-One: Mastery

Deke McClelland
Discover how to be the best Adobe Illustrator user you know with industry expert Deke McClelland. In this final installment…

How Getting Curious Helps You Achieve Everything

Pete Mockaitis | How to Be Awesome at Your Job
Embrace curiosity. Diana Kander unpacks the importance of curiosity and the role it plays in success, in this course adapted…

Creative Video Editing Techniques

Ashley Kennedy
Explore creative video editing techniques with a comprehensive study that includes both artistic analysis and technical instruction. Senior staff instructor…

Time-Saving Tips Using InDesign

Chad Chelius
Explore time-saving tips and tricks for using InDesign, the desktop publishing app from Adobe. Saving time on routine tasks in…

21-Day Creative Exercise Desk Challenge

Stefan Mumaw
Professionals spend a third of their day at a desk. Desks act as a familiar home base and are comfortable…

Premiere Pro: Mastering Effects and Transitions

Nick Harauz
Premiere Pro has a large selection of transitions and effects that you can use to add style and flare to…

Writing with Commonly Confused Words

Mignon Fogarty
Have you ever had to cite a sight you saw while on site? English has many troublesome words that people…

Maya: Shader Networks

Aaron F. Ross
Autodesk Maya is one of the most popular 3D packages available, and it particularly excels in the area of complex…

Adobe Color Essential Training

Bart Van de Wiele
Whether you’re working on a web project for a customer or an artistic side project, color plays a powerful role…

Cert Prep: Unity Certified Associate Game Developer Audio and Effects

Alan Thorn
Become Unity certified and show employers you have the skills they are looking for. Improve your chances of landing your…

Photoshop 2021 Quick Start

Jesus Ramirez
Get started with Photoshop over your lunch break. In this course, Jesus Ramirez introduces you to how Photoshop works through…

Creating a Mood Board

Tina Huffman
As a designer, have you ever experienced a scenario where you met with a client, agreed on the direction of…

Additional Support Resources

The Art Career Project

The Art Career Project is a creative community for makers, creators, and emerging artists. It’s their mission to help people …

Vault Guides

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Performing Arts Jobs

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for a career …

Vault Guide to Fashion and Apparel Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for a career …

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