Art as a subject is an essential base for those who want to pursue a career in the design industry. It is the art foundation that is meant to help create a foundation and guide anyone throughout their careers. Though there are many professionals in the industry today who do
not have fine arts as a base, a strong understanding of the aesthetics and the principles of
the subject is always required.
The category of “fine arts” is vast and there is no clear definition of it. In the design field,
having a base knowledge of the field of art is imperative for a good long-lasting career.
Each design field career is deeply integrated with fine arts in one way or another.
What Comprises of an Art Base
As mentioned above, the study of art is imperative for pursuing a career in the design
industry. The art field in itself comprises of several topics that are general as well as
specialized. General knowledge of what art is and the principles of art is enough
knowledge, but specializing in this field is what will get you ahead in the design industry.
Some of the basics of art that should be known by every individual of the design industry
●Lines, Shapes & Forms
●Basic Sketching & Perspective Drawing
A Requirement of Art in the Design Field
Some of the design fields where fine arts is required as a base include:
Some of the fields mentioned above seem like they have no direct relation to the field of art in any way but, there are several ways in which all of them are related to one another in one way or another.
How we Give Importance to Art & Design as a Foundation Course
At Design Media & Edutainment School all our course students need to go through a
compulsory art and design foundation course before they start their specialized training for
a future career. This fundamental art & design course is for six months where students
understand all the principles essential to form a strong base in art.
Through our foundation course, we strive to enhance the creativity that is vested in all our
students as they take the first step towards the creative industry. Our course is
practically-oriented to guide students in the right direction through the different principles of
art & design. Being a six-month course, students get a strong base for art and design upon
which they can further build a strong career in the respective field that they so wish to
pursue in the future.
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