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Art School

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by ToYs, Feb 11, 2003.

  1. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

    Ok so im looking into this shit i know some of you are in art schools so hook me up with some info if you got it.

    What schools are good? would i need a high GPA or SAT score to get into one? what kind of prerequesits are required? if i did really bad in high school but went to a community college for a few years would it make up for me doing so shitty in high school? what can i do to be more likely to get my aplication considered?

    im looking for serious answers oNLY! no "haha They dont let toys in art school" or "art schools will turn you into an art fag"
  2. fr8oholic

    fr8oholic Veteran Member

    Joined: Apr 23, 2000 Messages: 9,256 Likes Received: 2
    where do you live? state or region is fine, you don't have to pinpoint your city if you don't want to.
  3. Vlad

    Vlad Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 9, 2002 Messages: 1,876 Likes Received: 0
    haha They dont let toys in art school

    no you should just go for it
  4. metallix

    metallix Elite Member

    Joined: Oct 7, 2001 Messages: 2,955 Likes Received: 1
    pick a bunch , look at their requirements, and start applying now..or never
  5. yoink

    yoink Elite Member

    Joined: May 27, 2002 Messages: 3,428 Likes Received: 0
    have a decent portfolio
    get nice slides taken of your works....key word being nice there. take em your self or with a friend that knows how to take pictures or hire someone.
    visit the school if possible. ive only visited risd and almost went there for my under grad, shoulda, now i wanna go there for my grad degree.

    my two cents.
  6. --zeSto--

    --zeSto-- Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 12, 2000 Messages: 6,979 Likes Received: 2
    fuck art school, go to film school. the parties are better and the girls are less uptight.
  7. yeah, i bet school's citeria may differ as to what exaclty you need to have, but a well represantation of your work is always the most important stuff.
  8. eseLokE1uno

    eseLokE1uno Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 29, 2002 Messages: 1,280 Likes Received: 0
    according to my experience and almost every student at my school, "artistic" people do bad in high school. I got in easy and with a 2.3GPA
  9. eseLokE1uno

    eseLokE1uno Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 29, 2002 Messages: 1,280 Likes Received: 0
    if it is a pretty dope school you really do need a decent portfolio though, they will overlook your grades if they like it
  10. SteveAustin

    SteveAustin Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 12, 2002 Messages: 7,042 Likes Received: 2
    art girls...uptight? I thought princesses were uptight. I'm gonna have to ask for your source on this one Zesto.
  11. --zeSto--

    --zeSto-- Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 12, 2000 Messages: 6,979 Likes Received: 2
    ok.... from my experiences, art girls would rather be in
    a) the studio alone, or
    B) at a gallery opening dressed in black with the drink of the month.

    where as film girls would rather be
    a) on set for 12 hours with nothing to do but flirt, or
    B) at a wrap party getting tipsy with film editors*

    make sence>?

    *ok... I thre in the 'film editors thing for my own selfish benefit.
  12. eseLokE1uno

    eseLokE1uno Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 29, 2002 Messages: 1,280 Likes Received: 0
    art girls

    depends on their major

    the fashion and interior design chicks are stuck-up, the rest are pretty dope
  13. --zeSto--

    --zeSto-- Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 12, 2000 Messages: 6,979 Likes Received: 2
    ^ that's probably what I'm thinking!
  14. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

    fr8oholic: i live in northern Virginia but im willing to move. Ok so how would i go about making a "Nice" portfolio? i mostly sketch in a sketch book. do you think it would be a bad idea to take some flicks of a few pieces i have done? Most of my sketch book work isnt graffiti so you have any advice? i dont even know if im a good artist... i know i have alot of room to improve thats why im trying to go to art school in the fisrt place. ive had alot of people say that they liked my stuff and others are like "wow, thats ummm, different. if you wanna know what im talking about i could probobly scan a few to show you...
  15. ToYs

    ToYs Guest

    i was looking at this but im not sure if i would be up to they're requirments: http://www.scad.edu/ by the way if you wanna exchange info on this shit my AOL screen name is : sadisticscribble