Qualitative Interviews for artists and art educators
What were your early childhood influences in art? (Your parents, relatives, a special teacher)
What is art?
What art experiences did you have in primary school?
When did you first get interested in art?
What experiences did you have in art in secondary school?
What was your professional training in art?
Where and what was your first art teaching position?
What level of subjects did you teach?
How long have you been teaching? At this school?
What degrees do you have? (BA, MA, ED. D)
What art form is your specialty?
Did you get to study aboard? What? Where?
What is your favorite art form? Why?
What is your favorite theme or subject matter?
Who is your favorite artist? Why?
What type of students do you teach? Socioeconomic level?
What problems do you face in your teaching? In your artmaking?
How would you change your work?
What are you most proud of in your curriculum?
How has your work changed in this semester/term? Over the years?
What are your plans for the future?
What else would you like to tell me about your artmaking?
By excerpt: The Arizona State University Art Education Website
The successful Artist’s Career Guide
Finding your Way in the Business of Art by Margaret Poet
Myungja Anna Koh