Occupation Profile – Visual Arts & Crafts Professionals (nec) – (ANZSCO 211499) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code211499
Occupations in this Group211411 Painter (Visual Arts)
211412 Potter or Ceramic Artist
211413 Sculptor
211499 Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals nec
Occupations in NEC GroupEphemeral Artist
Multimedia Artist
New Media Artist
Textile Artist
DescriptionThis occupation group covers Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals not elsewhere classified. This occupation group requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience.
Skill Level1
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-conceiving and developing ideas, designs and styles for paintings, drawings, pottery pieces and sculptures
-arranging objects, positioning models, and selecting landscapes and other visual forms according to chosen subject matter
-selecting artistic media, method and materials
-applying media to surfaces using appropriate techniques
-moulding clay into functional and artistic articles by wheel-throwing, moulding and hand-building
-mixing glazing materials and applying glazes to dried pottery by dipping and painting
-placing finished and decorated pieces in kilns
-sketching designs of proposed sculptures, and making wax and plaster models
-devising forms from metal using welding and metalworking equipment, and from stone using masonry tools
-carving and forming materials to desired shape using hand and power tools
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations211411 Painter (Visual Arts)
211412 Potter or Ceramic Artist
211413 Sculptor
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)