This learning pathway explores the artistic process and the art industry surrounding it: from individual artists turning ideas into works of art, to collaborative creative projects, public art, and the viewer.

Topics include:

  • The individual artist
  • Becoming an artist: Training
  • Art as social activity



Upon successful completion of this learning pathway, you should be able to:

  • Describe specific processes used by visual artists.
  • Compare and contrast art as a social activity and a singular creative act.
  • Identify and discuss historical forms of artistic training.
  • Describe the cultural ties to artistic process and training.