Ages 15-18 •
The Young Artist Weekend gives students aged 15-18 an immersive experience of a career as an artist. You will take part in a series of interactive simulations, seminars, case studies and Q&A sessions with established artists, art school lecturers, curators and art agents.
Attendance will give you an edge over other aspiring artists in the race for the best jobs and a ‘super-curricular’ experience to add to your UCAS application.
Art experts will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including:
You will be trained on how to fulfil your career ambitions as an artist
An action plan of how to establish yourself as an artist, starting now
Coaching by experts on study choices; work experience; internships; gaining exposure and networking in the industry
Q&A time with a panel of artists, art school lecturers, curators, agents and more
Unlimited lifetime access to our depth of expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time
Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, creativity, communication, presentation and commercial awareness
Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications
This programme is for students aged 15-18. No prior knowledge or experience is required. The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions.
'Live Online’: £165/student for both days.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited.
Day One: Your Art
Day Two: Your Career
11.00amIntroduction to Fine Art
12.30pmIllustration and Graphic Design
2.30pmEnter the Digital Age
4.30pmCareer Coaching: Improving Your Technique
*exact programme subject to change without notice.
11.00amArt as a Career
11.20amBuilding an Artist’s Brand
2.00pmEnter the Exhibition: Art Curation
4.30pmEquality, Diversity and Inclusion in the Arts
6th - 7th November 2021
11am - 5:30pm (UK time)
As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost.
This programme will be delivered ‘Live Online’, so is not affected at all by any Covid-19 restrictions.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.