There are some things you can do to make your Art Portfolio really stand out to Art School Admissions counselors
Some great art portfolio pieces from The Ashcan Flushing Annual Exhibition!
Declan's enrolled in Ashcan's Portfolio Prep Program & here he talks about some of the work he's making for his art portfolio to apply to art school with. |
Aida's portfolio got her in to a very competitive BFA program. In this video she discusses the work she made that got her in
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.