artistic painter


Artistic painters create paintings in oil or water colours or pastel, miniatures, collages, and drawings executed directly by the artist and/or entirely under their control .

Scope notes

Excludes people performing non-artistic painting.

Alternative label

  • creative painter

  • visual artist

  • painting artist

  • sign painter

  • drawing & painting artist

  • painting & drawing artist

  • street painter

  • drawing and painting artist

  • matte painter

  • painting and drawing artist

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:


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