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Any recommendations for the best art schools?

Hey everyone, I'm new here and looking for some advice. I'm really into art and debating if I should go that route for college. Do any of you have recommendations on the best colleges for art? Would really appreciate any advice!

18 days ago

Certainly! There are several colleges known for having exceptional arts programs. You may want to look into:

1. Rhode Island School of Design (RISD): RISD is considered one of the top art and design colleges in the U.S. It's particularly known for its robust graphic design and illustration programs.

2. University of Arts London: If you're open to international options, this university offers a strong arts program, with areas ranging from fashion design to animation.

3. California Institute of the Arts: This institute, colloquially known as CalArts, provides broad-based, practical education in visual and performing arts. It's well-regarded for animation and film in particular, largely due to its connection with the Walt Disney Company.

4. School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC): SAIC emphasizes interdisciplinary study, which provides a well-rounded education in the arts. They have a renowned drawing program and strong offerings in mixed media and ceramics.

5. Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD): Offering a huge range of disciplines, from architectural design to sequential art, SCAD is often a top choice for students interested in digital media, fashion, and industrial design.

Remember, the "best" arts school depends on what exactly you're hoping to study and what your career aspirations are. Do you want a conservatory-style school where you predominantly study art, or would you prefer a broader curriculum that includes a variety of subjects? Are you interested in traditional mediums or digital ones? Keep these factors in mind as you begin your college search.

18 days ago

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