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Re: Types of experience2

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Donald Peters (softsnow)
Tue, 02 Nov 1999 05:56:42 PST


>
>Many of us have gotten the same "you've got to pay your dues" "what makes
>you think you're qualified" remarks because we have MFA's and no education
>degree...like me. (with frequent comments on how "artists can't teach art"
>-
>that sort of thing.)

To take a different look at the controversy running through the list, I was
told two weeks ago that I can't pursue an MFA because I don't have my
bachelors in a studio degree (I have a BA in art education) The best I could
do without a BUNCH of leveling work is an MA. (This from a respected 4 year
university with good Masters and Doctorate programs in art.

So I guess it's artist's can't teach and teacher's can't do art! :P
Pat

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