Are you artistically inclined? Not satisfied with your local school? Need some extra inspiration? Then be an adventurer and try some art programs abroad. There are so many foreign art schools and colleges who offers art programs which are as competitive as the ones that your local school or college offers. Not to mention the extra benefit of experiencing a different culture and environment. Most study abroad programs are sponsored either by your own university or other educational organizations who supports studying abroad. Usually these programs are discounted, and would allow you to work and earn while studying. So if your problem is budget, you can be sure there are ways to attain your dream of studying abroad.
In studying arts, whether it is a specific area of art like painting, sculpting, or the more practical side like art history and art management, the best choice is for you to have an actual, first-hand experience of things. So where else could you go but Florence, Italy? The home of the Renaissance, it houses so many works of art that could really help you when your under an art program abroad. It was like conducting classes in the whole country. Everywhere you look there is art. This is where Da Vinci, Raphael, Boticcelli and Dante changed the views of the world. You might have second thoughts when it comes to living your own home to explore the rest of the world, but wouldn’t it be nice to study somewhere where you could experience seeing the things that you only see on pictures and in the television? It helps you learn more and gives you an firsthand account in the history of arts.
One of the most prominent educational institutions who offers art programs abroad, specifically in Italy is Marist- LDM (Lorenzo de Medici). Four year courses and Certificate programs are available for international students. Marist provides you with all the tools that you will need when you enter the art world. Their professors are very knowledgeable in almost everything related to art. They even offer living accommodations and part-time job assistance to exchange students.
When you get a degree via an art program abroad, you can be sure that employers will be impressed firsthand that you have studied in Europe’s art cradle and will most likely choose you. You can opt to be a museum curator, a painter, sculptor, or museum manager. No matter what specialty you choose, you can be sure that Marist can give you the expertise you need in order to succeed in your chosen professional career in art.
You might have second thoughts when it comes to living your own home to explore the rest of the world, but wouldn’t it be nice to study somewhere where you could experience seeing the things that you only see on pictures and in the television? It helps you learn more and gives you an firsthand account in the history of arts. So what are you waiting for? Make your flight plans now!