What is Art Education?

Art education refers to learning, instruction and programming based upon the visual and tangible arts. Art education includes performing arts like dance, music, theater, and visual arts like drawing, painting, sculpture, and design works. Design works include design in jewelry, pottery, weaving and fabrics. The curriculum can include commercial graphics and home furnishings also. Latest trends also include photography, video, film, design and computer. In art education, instruction is through standards-based, sequential approach by a qualified instructor as part of the core curriculum.