Pasadena City College, Home of the PCC Lancers

Artistic and Creative Careers

 

Art:

Alliance of Artists Communities - Art camps, colonies, workshops, residencies, fellowships, studio space... where to hang with artists!

ArtSchools.com - Art school and program directory.

The Art Career Project - Careers' in Art information, education, and employment opportunities.

Center for Cultural Innovation - Helps self-employed artists, small arts businesses and the nonprofit arts sector start, manage and grow their own businesses.

Self-Employment in the Arts - Conferences, resources, information about building a portfolio, and more.

Los Angeles County ArtsCommission - Paid summer internships at various agencies.

Career Alternatives for Art Historians - Resources for art history majors seeking career paths outside of academia.


Dance:

Southern CA Dance Directory - An extensive list of dance companies and services for dancers in the greater Los Angeles area.


Photography:

Professional Photographers of America - Business information, training and resources for professional photographers.


Design:

American Society of Interior Designers - News, discussion groups, links and jobs.

Core77 Industrial Design Supersite - Career information, links to training, internships and jobs.

Industrial Designers Society of America - Career information, education and employment.

The Professional Association for Design


Entertainment and PR:

The Actor Site - Career advice, casting, discussions and more for L.A. actors.

TalentZoo - Career information, news and jobs for advertising, marketing and public relations.


Music:

FutureOfMusic.org - Resources on education, research and advocacy for musicians.


Writers:

American Society of Journalists and Authors - Information for freelance writers about rates, contracts, trends, etc.

BookJobs - Good information about careers in book publishing.


Fashion:

Fashion Career Center - Links to local and international training programs, networking and interviewing tips, and other career resources.