Improving the knowledge about arts needs voracious reading. If you search the market, you will get plenty of books to gain knowledge about arts.
If you search the local library, then you will get plenty of books to gather knowledge about arts. As a beginner, it has been advised that you
should not start with some specification of arts. Ask the librarian and get knowledge about art at the beginning and then move to the specifications.
Visit The Art Galleries
Art galleries are the best place to expand your knowledge of art. In much of the art gallery, you will get to know the description of art just below the work by the artist. If looked at then you will also see that in the present day audiovisuals are provided about the art and the artist in most of the art galleries. Listening to the audio will help you in gaining more knowledge of art. You will also get to know of the visual treatments that the artist provides in his/her work. Another essential fact is that visiting the galleries will help you to gain more knowledge about the different forms of art and their significance in the present along with its origin.
In the online bookstores, you will get plenty of books to gather knowledge about arts. But as a beginner, you should start with the local library books.
Join An Art Institution
Academically you have to gain knowledge of art before starting it practically. Joining an art institution will help you in obtaining the knowledge of what is art and how it is implied in the modern day. Also, you get to know of the skills required to be a professional artist. If you want to shape your career as an artist in the market, then you should join an institution as they provide a certificate which helps you in shaping up your career as an artist.