Art Schools

PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

Title: Art School: Propositions for the 21st Century 
Author: Steven Henry Madoff
Description: Brings together more than 30 leading international artists and art educators to reconsider the practices of art education in academic, practical, ethical, and philosophical terms.
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication Date: 2009
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Title: Why Art Cannot Be Taught: A Handbook for Art Students
Author: James Elkins.
Description: A critical portrait of what really goes on in art schools. Addresses the brutality of art critiques, and suggests ways to make them more helpful. A survival guide for students and teachers.
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication Date: 2001
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WEBSITES 

Title: Artschools.com 
Description: Provides links to schools offering degrees in fine arts and applied arts. Also includes various resources, advice, and interviews.
URL: http://artschools.com

Title: ArtStudy.org
Description: Focuses on advice about selecting an art school. Includes information on what to look for in an art school, art scholarships, student loans and financial aid, tips for attending art school, and more.
URL: www.artstudy.org

Title: Design Training
Description: Provides links to design schools, including those with programs in architecture, computer animation, fashion design, game design, graphic design, industrial design, photography, and more.
URL: www.design-training.com 

 ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABTICAL ORDER

Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD)
URL: www.aicad.org
Description: A non-profit consortium of leading art schools in the US and Canada. Website provides links to member schools.