What is an Art Advisor?


Art Advisor Job Description

Art advisors are consultants who are hired by corporations, hotels, health care facilities and private art collectors in order to provide advice relating to purchasing art for the purpose of decoration or keeping in collection.



Job Duties

• Meet with clients in order to discuss their art needs, such as what area of a building needs artwork in order to make it more visually appealing

• Gain an understanding of what mood the client is looking to achieve

• Select pieces of art that will create a certain mood

• Install artwork or place artistic sculptures in such a way that will be effective additions to the building’s décor

• May provide appraisals of artwork

• Maintain current knowledge of trends in the art world



Scholarships for Becoming an Art Advisor

The Applicable Majors section below shows fields of study relevant to a career as an Art Advisor. You can search for scholarships matched to those fields of study on our All Scholarships by Major page.


Success Tip: Be sure to apply for any scholarships that you even barely qualify for, as there are millions of dollars of scholarships that go unused every year due to a lack of applicants!



Applicable Majors

Studying one of the university majors listed below is an excellent starting point for getting into this line of work. Click on the links to find out what else you can do with these majors!


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