Applications Now Open

We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the ART School Scholarship fund.  To apply for a full scholarship to Artist Resources & Tools, please review the guidelines and information below.

Applications for scholarship are open until Midnight EST on Thursday March 17th, 2016.

Scholarship recipients will be receive one all inclusive access license to all content in the course, as well as access to the weekly office hours wherein they can ask questions and get feedback from fellow artists.  Scholarships will be announced on Monday, March 21st, 2016, just prior to when the Spring session begins on Monday, April 4th, 2016.  All scholarship recipients will need to be active in the Facebook group during all office hours and engage our group members with likes, shares and comments as a way of contributing to the online classroom and supporting the community.


Program Description

The Starry Night Artist Resources & Tools program (ART School) is an 8 week professional development program for emerging artists. Expanding Starry Night’s mission to create artist-responsive opportunities and programming, ART School is designed as an online platform for growth and professional development for emerging artists of a variety of disciplines.

The program is designed to develop the professional practices needed for artists to start making a living doing what they love. The curriculum is based on the six main components of becoming a professional, full time artist. The course includes trainings and interviews with specialists in curating, social media, PR, tech, legal, accounting, and much more.

The program includes a dynamic curriculum of in depth training videos, printed guides and templates; twice weekly online office hours to engage students, address questions and discuss various perspectives on the material; as well as recommended readings on best professional practices across disciplines.

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“I’m finding the experience invaluable and would not be working so hard at it if it were not so thoughtful and on target.” – Gail Steinberg

Watch Brief Video Tour of the Program

“I love how fastidiously you have been in putting together all of the modules. The videos are super clear and helpful.”

– Julie Maren