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Essential Fine Arts Resources for Students

Starting a journey in the world of fine arts can be thrilling. For new artists, it can feel like you're standing at the edge of a forest, not sure which trail to take. Getting a foothold in the art world requires not only talent but also knowing how to navigate.

Step into the world of fine arts with our 10+ diverse! Navigate through job opportunities, connect with artist communities, and access professional development resources. Your creative journey begins with a variety of supports designed to help you flourish in the art industry.

Fine Arts Resources

Websites and Cultural Resources

Is a forum for serious, playful, and radical thinking about art in the world today.

Is an online resource for art collecting and education.

Find artworks for sale, online auctions, top galleries, leading artists, and breaking art market news from around the globe.

Is an international monthly magazine specializing in contemporary art.

is an illustrated monthly, international magazine concentrating on the contemporary art world in the United States, including profiles of artists and genres, updates about art movements, show reviews, and event schedules.

The digest of culture, arts, and ideas.

Fine Arts Resources
Fine Arts Resources


Career/Job Boards

Connecting the professional art world. Search for art jobs, find art spaces, opportunities, and more.

A job board covering a myriad of creative roles, from PR and marketing to fine arts and film.

Fine Arts Resources


Professional Development Resources

Is a non-profit organization whose primary focus is advancing the arts in the United States.

Is an international association of artist residencies - a diverse field that supports artists of any discipline in the development of new creative work.

Is a nonprofit organization that creates art exhibitions for presentation in museums around the world, publishes exhibition catalogs, and develops education programs.

Fine Arts Resources
Fine Arts Resources

American Federation of Arts

Navigating the fine arts industry can be tricky for beginners. These fine arts resources offer insights into the practices and challenges artists face. Feel free to use the tools we provide to get ahead or share them with friends and colleagues who might find them helpful.

If you're looking for Fine Arts internships as a student or a recent graduate, join the ArtBound Initiative Program to receive further one-on-one career coaching from industry advisors. Become part of our global network of creative professionals who will become key players in their industries and regions. Check your eligibility for the program here.


The ArtBound Initiative is a fee-based global internship program for creatives. We prepare students for their careers through an online coaching curriculum and by helping them secure an internship in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Berlin, Melbourne, Sydney, or Virtually. With an expansive network of leading creative companies, our program provides access to creative industries that are notoriously insular.

Questions? Contact ArtBound Initiative at


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