King George V College
ART - FINE ART

FINE ART AT KING GEORGE V

This Art course covers the broad areas of Fine Art as a discipline. You will be introduced to a wide variety of possibilities which will help you develop your own practice as an artist. As well as painting and drawing, you will be able to explore and experiment with other media including printmaking, sculpture, photography, digital manipulation and appropriate combinations of media.

Working alongside professional and established artists from the Royal Academy of Arts will be part of the Extra opportunities that you can expect alongside a wealth of workshops, trips and creative experiences.

You will work in an expressive and personal way and will be engaging with social and cultural issues. You will be expected to develop an open and exploratory approach to your work and to develop informed opinions, with an increasing awareness of contemporary issues. Regular visits to national and international galleries will be arranged also.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

A personal pathway within painting, drawing, and lens based imagery. You will discover sculpture, CAD, printmaking, mixed media and interdisciplinary approaches whilst researching the work of other practitioners, understanding the creative industries and exploring your own portfolio pathway. All A-Level courses include a history of art element running through the heart of each course.

BUILD YOUR FUTURE

The visual arts are a major part of British Industry. The subject will give you a head start into developing creative problem solving skills that are useful in all kinds of work areas. Fine art is a good basis for other visual art areas such as Interior Design, Product Design, or even Art History. Past students have gone on to work in industries such as architecture, creative media and television, fashion design and graphic design as well as working as successful full time artists.

Our students have gone on to study Fine Art at The Royal College of Art London, Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Edinburgh, Glasgow School of Art, Leeds School of Art, University of Sheffield, University of Birmingham, John Moores University and many more!

SUBJECTS THAT COMPLEMENT FINE ART INCLUDE:

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