Christie's Education New Courses Begin This Autumn

01 Jan 0001

This autumn, discover the art world through a series of captivating courses brought to you by Christie's Education. Whether you prefer the immersive experience of in-person classes or the convenience of virtual learning, we have a range of short and long-term programmes to suit everyone. Designed for students looking to deepen their knowledge in specific subjects, or aspiring to a rewarding career in the art world, our courses offer the opportunity to learn directly from experts at the forefront of the industry. Choose from our iconic locations in London, New York and Hong Kong, or opt for the flexibility of online learning and embark on an exciting artistic journey with Christie's Education as your guide.  


New York

Whether you are an enthusiast or an art market professional, if you are fascinated by the dynamic world of contemporary art, our cutting-edge Contemporary Art Business Program in New York is tailor-made for you. Starting on 7 September, this intensive nine-month course covers a wide range of topics, including appraising and investing. By the end of the programme, students will have gained the necessary confidence and expertise to navigate the intricacies of the contemporary art industry.   


Discover the dark underbelly of the art world with Art Crime: How Masterpieces are Stolen and Recovered, a fascinating course led by former FBI special agent alongside Christie's Head of Restitution. Starting on 21 September, this five-week programme delves into some of the most notorious art heists and daring recovery operations, as well as the looting and destruction of the world's ancient treasures during conflicts. With poignant relevance, this course offers an alternative perspective of the art world and sheds light on the hidden facets that have shaped its history.



The Art World Career Project: Design Your Professional Future in the Art Market is the perfect course for aspiring Art Advisors, Art Marketing professionals and Public Relations experts. Starting in London on 12 September, the programme — which includes a CV writing workshop — provides the fundamentals to help you carve your path in the art world with confidence.


Launching on 11 September in London, Exploring Art: From the Renaissance to Contemporary is a year-long programme that offers students an immersive guide to the history of Western European art. With live-stream lectures and handling sessions at Christie's flagship site in London, the course culminates in an unforgettable field trip to Florence, Amsterdam, Paris, Venice, Rome or New York. Discover artistic techniques, research methodologies, collecting trends and more in this new and innovative course.



Hong Kong 

Join us for an unforgettable experience on 11 September as Christie's Hong Kong celebrates Frieze art week in Seoul. The Exploring Art Tour: Seoul offers an exclusive tour of the prestigious international contemporary art fair and the chance to experience Seoul's burgeoning art scene. During this immersive programme, students will explore artist studios, discover hidden gems in local galleries and gain access to world-renowned private collections.


Starting on 19 September in Hong Kong, the four-module course From Passion to Investment: 20th/21st Century Art Collecting charts the remarkable ascent of contemporary art as the leading collecting category in recent years. Spanning the origin of Western art to works by post-millennium artists, this comprehensive programme explores the emergence of contemporary art as a source of personal fascination as well as a strategic avenue for investment. 





For those seeking a more flexible approach, our online courses offer deep dives into specialist subjects including the History of Jewellery Design, Art Law and Art Market Economics. These flexible programmes offer the convenience and freedom to learn at your own pace.


Embark on an unforgettable learning adventure with Christie's Education this autumn and discover the world of art, luxury and creativity.