ONLINE COURSES 

Check out our picks of online courses on Visual Arts and Art History from institutions, galleries and museum organisations in India as well as abroad.

ONLINE LONG TERM COURSES:  Here's our selection of longer, more detailed courses on Visual Arts and Art History, taught virtually. Timeline: 6 Months +

ONLINE SHORT TERM COURSES:  AF brings you our pick of short-but-compelling virtual courses on Visual Arts and Art History. Timeline: < 6 Months


ONLINE WORKSHOPS:  Learn about the visual and performing arts from our exciting collection of registered theoretical and practical workshops. These virtual classes are ideal for beginners and professionals alike.

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Arts and Heritage Management, University of Bocconi

Students

This course has been conceptualized to address the need of skills and techniques to help professionals and managers in running art and cultural institutions.

1/1
Long Term
ONGOING

Jnanapravaha Mumbai (Globally Applicable)

Students, Artists, Art History Scholars

Aesthetics, Criticism & Theory (ACT) is an intensive four-month online programme of in-depth seminars providing students with a rigorous introduction to art history, criticism, aesthetics and critical theory.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

Rural Agonistics and Collaboration as Curatorial Method, Zurich University of the Arts

Curators, Artists, Activists, Educators, Cultural Workers

The course combines intensive reflections and study on curating critical rural art practices and creative collaborations with local inhabitants, groups or communities.

1/1
Workshop
4th June

Arts and Culture Strategy, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Curators, Artists and Art Managers

A course on Arts and Culture strategy for beginner curators, artists and art managers to create and lead sustainable art and culture organizations that deliver real social value.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

Metafora Art Studio, Barcelona

Artists

Metafora Art Studio offers short term online courses to artists enthusiastic to learn more about contemporary painting, portraiture and stop-motion animation. The courses are designed accordingly for beginners.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

University of Maryland, College Park (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Curators, Artists and Art Managers

The course is for curators, art managers and leaders and explains the mechanics behind the functioning of art museums, galleries and other digital organizations.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

ART of the MOOC: Activism and Social Movements, Duke University (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Artists, Art History Scholars, Curators

A course on Art, Activism and Social Movement aimed for activists, artists, and thinkers who wish to understand and participate in social change.

1/1
Workshop
ONGOING

Sexing the Canvas: Art and Gender, University of Melbourne (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Artists, Art History Scholars, Curators

This course will address the subject of gender and sexuality in some of the world’s most popular artworks guided by expert curators and art historians bringing a gendered reading to the masterpieces contained in the magnificent collections of Coursera.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

Art History AP 250, Khan Academy (Globally Applicable)

Artists, Art History Scholars, Curators

A carefully curated course that covers art history from its introduction, to languages or cultures associated with it to current issues, from the ancient to modern times.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING

In The Studio: Post War Abstract Painting, Museum of Modern Art, New York (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Students, Artists, Art History Scholars, Curators

This course focuses on materials, techniques, and approaches of seven New York School artists in the decades after WWII.

1/1
Long Term
ONGOING

Modern Art & Ideas, Museum of Modern Art, New York (Globally Applicable through Coursera)

Artists and Scholars

An online course covering 4four themes: Places and Spaces, Everyday Objects, Art and Society, and Art and Identity. It also allows students to hear directly from the artists themselves in some cases, providing a unique insight into how the pieces were developed and the creative process.

1/1
Long Term
ONGOING

Telematic Art and Performance, Berlin Art Institute (Globally Applicable)

Visual Artists

A series of 4 live sessions and assignments spread over the course duration of four weeks exploring the legacy, evolution, and diversity of telematic art.

1/1
Short Term
ONGOING