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ARTF2800 Module Reading List

Careers Preparation for Arts and Culture, 2019/20, Semester 2
Ingrid Bale
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

ARTF 2800 – Career Development 

Book and Resource List

This is not an exhaustive list but a starting point. Any interesting articles will be added to Minerva – so ensure that you check on a regular basis.

It is important to keep updated with the sector you are interested in as this can help not only with this module but for your job search.


Barton, G (2016)  Don’t Get a Job ... Make a Job - How to make it as a creative graduate ISBN: 9781780677460 (pbk.) : £12.95

Florida,R (2012) The Rise of the Creative

Horowitz, N (2011) Art of the Deal ISBN: 9780691148328 (hbk.); 0691148325 (hbk.)

Thornton, S (2009) Seven days in the Art World


These will have general information, news including international, updates and intern/job opportunities.

Arts Council


The Art Newspaper

Artist Newsletter

Arts Professional

Association of Art Historians

British Council

Craft Council


Jerwood Charitable Foundation

National Endowment for Arts (USA)

Covers the UK Film, TV, VFX, Animation and Games

University of Leicester Museum Studies Jobs Desk

Career Centre Resources


Good starting point for job roles and sector information.

This list was last updated on 23/01/2019