Art has the power to connect people to the strategic goals of an organisation and their sense of having a stake in it. Art contributes to a productive working culture and it has been proven that workplace design has the power to motivate, engage and nurture individuals. When chosen well, art in the workplace can express the personality, values and culture of an organisation but also has a wide range of strategic benefits. Corporate Image is a powerful identity tool which ripples throughout every aspect of the business. The visual identity of the business impacts on marketing, PR, client relationships, stakeholders and investors. An experienced and passionate Welsh theatre director and producer, Geinor was born in Merthyr Tydfil.
- Google to Evernote, Lyft to Medium, there isn’t a Silicon Valley HQ that doesn’t have an art collection that goes beyond the CEO-picked corporate collections of yesteryear.
- We also appreciate the challenges that this presents for delivering activities set out in your existing or potential applications to the fund.
- I’ve also had the opportunity to produce several projects, including an as-live studio gameshow in one of the facilities’ TV studios!
- Here you can access a wealth of exhibitions, museums and galleries, including the V&A Museum, the Tate Modern and the Natural History Museum.
Updates may be made on an annual basis and revised details will be published through Programme Specifications ahead of each academic year. If we have insufficient numbers of students interested in an optional module, this may not be offered. Volunteer opportunities at the annual Art Business Conference in London, allowing you to network with art world professionals and learn about the latest developments in the trade. Partnership with the Kingston editions-mld.com Business School allows you access to cutting-edge business thinking combining the creative culture of an art school with testing in real world contexts. Studio Projects Our Studio Projects enable companies to explore innovation horizons and blue sky thinking through research led projects, which are undertaken by the RCA’s Master’s and research students. Explore campus and city life and hear what our current students have to say about living here.
Custom Executive Education We deliver senior-level custom executive education programmes for business, government, the public sector and universities globally. Collaboration with industry Our academic experts collaborate closely with industry partners, helping them bring design, creativity and critical thinking to their day-to-day businesses and developing their innovation capabilities. They can use free branding tools online to create their brands in easy and inexpensive ways. Social media is also expected to be a powerful promotional platform for freelance artists and creative businesses. Popular media outlets such as the Washington Post and the Atlantic predict that most art businesses will turn to more remote working models.
Potential career paths
The outcome may take the form of a written dissertation or a practice-based portfolio. This course includes project work that requires you to develop and produce a portfolio or collection. You’ll be expected to provide the materials for use in your individual major projects; costs will vary depending on the materials selected. Our alumni community stay involved with the University such as through reunion events, and mentoring programmes, by offering placements, and as international ambassadors. A contemporary workplace can enhance a corporate identity and a business can embed its identity into its workplace design.
We also did an extremely useful module in art law – I’m practising stuff now that I learnt in my art and copyright law lectures . It was a really comprehensive introduction to the dynamics of the art world but also gave you an insight into the variety of jobs out there. Here you can access a wealth of exhibitions, museums and galleries, including the V&A Museum, the Tate Modern and the Natural History Museum. There are also well-equipped lecture theatres, seminar rooms and computer resources on campus. Travel costs are not included in your tuition fees but we do have a free intersite bus service which links the campuses, Surbiton train station, Kingston upon Thames train station, Norbiton train station and halls of residence.
Through working on a series of projects and briefs written in consultation with external agencies and institutions, you will build up a portfolio to showcase your individual abilities. You will develop key transferable skills in creative thinking, problem solving, collaboration, leadership and strategy, project management, budgeting, marketing, communication, presentation, independent research, critical and analytical thinking skills. Total spending on arts sponsorship in North America was $993 million in 2017; expected to break the $1 billion mark for the first time this year. Encompassing the study of visual and material artefacts, museum and gallery practices and the production and circulation of meaning around art and design. This degree provides a systematic understanding of art and design practices and theories with a strong emphasis on critical thinking.
Creativity: Innovation and Business Strategy MA
This course gives you both an overview of the art market business and also the opportunity to gain detailed knowledge in a specific area of fine art and/or design. Despite the staggering growth during the pandemic, there is enough reason to believe that creative industries will boom in the UK and across the rest of the world. A Gov.UK report expects the digital, culture and media sectors to be valued at more than £286 billion by the next year. Read ahead to get a sneak peek into what the upcoming year could mean for businesses in the creative arts industry.
MA Curation: Art and Business
Our course is innovative and unique, the skills you learn can offer you great opportunities in a hugely successful and expanding industry. They deliver training, advice and support in arts sponsorship and engagement with business to the arts. Arts & Business NI knows that when business and the arts work together in truly mutual partnership, both become stronger.
The judges commended the partnership for the wider benefits the outstanding arts programme has had on the creative economy. They recognised the partnership as a fantastic example of how business can use the power of the arts to create innovative and sustainable connections with the wider community. As well as celebrating the programmes impact record the judges also noted the excellent staff engagement. The judges felt this was a compelling and inspiring new partnership that demonstrated the success of multiple businesses supporting the arts. The consortium was a true example of how collaboration can create a strong and sustainable arts programme for the community.