A sculptor is anyone who takes a material or a product and molds it into a given design and shape. The most common material used by a sculptor is clay or using a lump of marble to create it into a statue. 

Career Options

  • - Art and Craft Teacher - 3D texturing artist - Interior designer - Clay Modeling - Freelance artist - Assets Leads - Associate designer

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum qualification- 10+2

Personal Skills

  • - Creative imagination and flair - Self-belief and self-motivation - Manual dexterity
  • to use tools such as chisels with precision - Good networking skills
  • to help promote their work - Physical fitness
  • as the work is often strenuous - Self-discipline to meet deadlines - The ability to work alone or in a team

Courses to be pursued

  • - BFA in Sculpture - MFA in Sculpture - Certificate in Sculpture

Top Colleges

  • University of Mumbai, Fort Campus: Address: 123, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400032 Phone: 022 2270 8700 Website:
  • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi Address: Ajagara, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221005 Phone: 0542 236 8558 Website:

Working Conditions

Artists work in different conditions whether it is inside or outdoors. A sculptor works in a private place such as their own house or private studios. Artists can share space where they can exhibit their artwork. They face numerous health issues also because of dust and fumes.

Top Companies

  • Universal India Address: Plot No-444, Main Road, Sector 31, Main Road, Gurugram, Haryana 122001 Phone: 0124 404 1090 Website:
  • A2Z Statue, Jaipur Address: 26, 80 Feet Rd, Tejaji nagar, Chhayadip Nagar, Mahesh Nagar, Gopal Pura Mode, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302019 Phone: 080055 62625 Website:

Successful Persons

Vivek K. Agarwal

He is the founder and creative director of Universal India. Their sculptures have been set up at various settings such as IGI Airport,Delhi. The company is skilled at making sculptures with clay, metal, bronze etc.

Satish Gujral

He is a well-known sculptor, painter and artist in India. His design of the Belgium embassy in New Delhi was selected as one of the finest of the 20th century by the international forum of architects.

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