(NOC 5136)

Career Description

Painters, sculptors and other visual artists create original paintings, drawings, sculptures, engravings and other artistic works.

Duties May Include

  • Painters create drawings, paintings and other artwork using oils, pastels, watercolours, charcoal, ink and other media.
  • Sculptors create sculptures, statues and other three-dimensional artwork by shaping, carving and working with materials such as clay, ice, paper, stone, wood or metal.
  • Art instructors and teachers teach students the techniques and methods of drawing, painting, sculpting and other forms of artistic expression.

Examples of Titles

Art Instructor
Artistic Painter
Visual Artist

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Fine Arts Studio Diploma; Online
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University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Fine Arts - Studio Practice Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Concordia University
Montreal, Qu├ębec, CA

Related Program(s):
Art History and Studio Art (BFA) Bachelor
Sculpture (BFA) Bachelor
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University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Art and Design (BFA) Bachelor
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OCAD University
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Drawing & Painting Bachelor
Sculpture/Installation Bachelor
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Modified on January 26, 2022