portfolio tip: research different periods in art history and mix them- like this Ashcan student mixed Art Deco, a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War, and the Renaissance style painting The Birth of Venus by the Italian artist Sandro Botticelli, made in the mid 1480s
Lucia followed her dreams!- She graduated with a degree in Math and then decided that her future was actually in the Arts! Here's a flip- through of Lucia's outstanding Art Portfolio- She will be going to her dream school ART CENTER in the Fall for Character Design.
Ashcan Student Aida P took an observational painting of coral for her art portfolio, and turned into a sculpture and installation inspired by her coral observational painting.
Watch the video to get inspired to make new work for your art portfolio!
For most schools, making an art portfolio to apply to a BFA Animation or Computer Art program, is different from other majors.
We asked a few of our students- who were accepted into their dream schools- questions like -
What's your thought process coming up with ideas?
How do you find inspiration?
Do you ever feel like your works not good enough?
No matter how talented you are, taking Portfolio Preparation classes will put you on a whole different level, giving you a great advantage over other applicants. So not only will you get in to the best programs, like most of our students you'll be on track to being awarded large scholarships.