Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities Exploring is a hands-on program that exposes participants to many career opportunities in art, music, drama, and other humanities areas. Explorers get to experience firsthand what it’s like to audition, design and create the next animation hit, research history on fine art, develop a museum exhibition and write a screenplay.

Explorers will:

-Develop work experiences to begin building their résumé

-Learn to appreciate the hard work necessary to succeed

-Understand the importance of teamwork in a professional setting

-Participate in hands-on projects to give them a real feel for whether this career is the right one for them

-Network with professionals who work in these careers daily – who use the latest technology, are aware of emerging trends and know what it takes to get into college for their specific career

-Learn about the educational requirements for a career in Arts & Humanities

-Receive tangible advice on steps they can take now to prepare and position for a successful career in the field of Arts & Humanities

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Santa Clara County

Post 520: San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles

For more information contact Joan Phillips: joan@sjquiltmuseum.org