We welcome high caliber applications that meet our Admissions requirements.
Since its founding by Sotheby’s Auction House in 1969, Sotheby’s Institute -
London has pioneered the education of arts professionals. The Institute
currently offers four Master’s Programs: Art
and Decorative Art and Design, Modern
and Contemporary Asian Art.
Sotheby’s Institute of Art-New York offers three distinct Master’s Degrees
in Art Business, Contemporary Art, and Fine and Decorative Arts and Design.
Our faculty of distinguished scholars and art professionals provide
intensive training in specific subject areas of art history,
connoisseurship, and art markets. In addition, courses and field study give
students in-depth, insider access to the industry.
Master's Programs in Los Angeles
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We welcome high caliber applications that meet our Admissions
Sotheby’s Institute of Art began its partnership with Claremont Graduate
University in 2013, offering a three-semester MAs in Art Business and
Arts Management in collaboration with CGU’s Drucker School of
Art Business focuses on the
visual arts with an emphasis on the commercial infrastructure of companies
that exhibit, promote and sell works of art. Art Business students typically
pursue careers as gallerists, auction specialists, advisors, and curators,
as well as positions with art fairs, art magazines, public relations firms,
museums and arts organizations.
Arts Management focuses on
performing arts organizations and museums, as well as on the nonprofit
infrastructure of arts and cultural organizations more broadly. Arts
Management students typically pursue careers in program management and
development, audience engagement and outreach, fundraising for the arts,
arts education, arts policy and research, and arts access.