Professional Practices


The Professional Practices program prepares students for the realities of postgraduate life by developing skills needed to navigate the professional world. Among topics discussed are: practical and legal issues faced by independent artists; grant and residency applications; and career opportunities in galleries, museums and higher education.

Click here to view the Academy’s past Professional Practice Lectures.

"The figure is nothing unless you can twist it around like a strange miracle."

Willem De Kooning

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about the New York Academy of Art Graduate Program by viewing our catalogue.