Category Archives: Art Schools Listings

CLEVELAND INSTITUTE OF ART

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11141 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44106
Phone: 216.421.7000
Fax: 216.754.3634
Website: www.cia.edu

Established in 1882, Cleveland Institute of Art offers 15 majors in fine art, craft, integrated media, and design, including programs in biomedical art, and transportation, product, game, and jewelry design. With our extensive connections, 80% of students participate in internships

SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE

800 Chestnut St
San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone: 415.771.7020
E-mail: admissions@sfai.edu
Website: www.sfai.edu

Founded in 1871, SFAI is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious schools of higher education in contemporary art. The Institute has consistently held fast to a core philosophy of fostering creativity and critical thinking in an open, experimental, and interdisciplinary environment.

CHRISTIE’S EDUCTATION, NEW YORK

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11 West 42nd Street, Floor 8
New York, NY 10036
Phone: 212.355.1501
Email: christieseducation@christies.edu
Website: www.christies.edu

Emphasizing practical, object-based learning and academic rigor, CENY offers two Master of Arts Programs: (1) Modern Art and Its Markets and (2) Global Contemporary Art. Christie’s Education, New York is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents.

GODDARD COLLEGE

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123 Pitkin Road
Plainfield, VT 05667-9989
Phone: 800.906.8312
Fax: 802.454.1029
E-mail: admissions@goddard.edu
Website: www.goddard.edu/mfaia

The Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts at Goddard College engages artists from a variety of practices, including visual arts, dance, music, theater, performance art, social practice, design, digital media, and the literary arts, to study in a rigorous interdisciplinary context.

MOORE COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN

20th Street and The Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215.965.4000
E-mail: enroll@moore.edu
Website: www.moore.edu

Moore is the first and only women’s visual arts college in the U. S., providing an inspiring, supportive and challenging undergraduate culture for launching the careers of women artists and designers. Graduate Studies programs are offered for men and women.

PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

E-mail: admissions@pafa.edu
Website: www.pafa.edu
128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: (215) 972-7625

PAFA offers: Certificate, Academy Bachelor of Fine Arts, Coordinated Bachelor of Fine Arts with the University of Pennsylvania, Post-Baccalaureate, Master of Fine Arts, and Continuing Education courses. PAFA is America’s first school of fine arts and museum, focusing study in painting, drawing, sculpture, and printmaking. Please visit www.pafa.edu for more information.

FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

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New York, NY 10001-5992
Phone: 212.217.7999
E-mail: fitinfo@fitnyc.edu
Website: www.fitnyc.edu

FIT is a State University of New York college of art and design, business and technology—a dynamic mix of innovative achievers, original thinkers, and industry pioneers. FIT’s affordable programs prepare students for careers in creative fields, with a strong liberal arts foundation and a real-world focus. The college’s 42 undergraduate programs include 17 art and design majors, from illustration and photography to a wide range of design fields, including advertising, packaging, textiles, toys, and more. Master’s programs include art management, exhibition design, fashion and textile studies, and illustration.

LESLEY UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN

700 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617.349.8800
Email: admissions@lesley.edu
www.lesley.edu/art-news

Renamed from the Art Institute of Boston, the Lesley University College of Art and Design offers small classes, studio-intensive mentoring, individualized instruction in the cultural heart of Boston. An independent art school within an academically rich university environment. Programs include MFA, BFA, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, College Courses for High School Students, and Pre-College Summer Young Artist Residency program. Post-Baccalaureate Advanced Professional Certificate in design, illustration, or animation. BFA majors: design, illustration, animation, photography, fine arts, and art history. Dual degree: BFA/MEd in art education. Studio Residencies for Art Educators.

STUDIO ART CENTERS INTERNATIONAL (SACI) FLORENCE, ITALY

Studio Art Centers International

Palazzo dei Cartelloni
Via Sant’ Antonino, 11
50123 Florence, Italy
Phone: 212.248.7225
E-mail: admissions@saci-florence.edu
Website: www.saci-florence.edu

Studio Art Centers International, a US-accredited program, specializes in studio art, art history, art conservation, design, and Italian studies. Courses offered in over 40 different Studio and Academic disciplines. Programs: Semester/Year Abroad, MFA in Photography, MFA in Studio Art, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate and Summer Studies.

LAGUNA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

Laguna College of Art & Design

Graduate Studies Department
2222 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone: 949.376.6000 extension 270
Fax: 949.715.8085
E-mail: mfaadmissions@LCAD.edu
Website: www.LCAD.edu

Laguna College of Art + Design’s MFA in Painting and Drawing is designed as an immersion in the history, theory and practice of representational art. Located with access to Los Angeles artists, galleries and museums, our MFA is a laboratory in which students can investigate contemporary subject matter within the pictorial tradition.

CALIFORNIA COLLEGE OF THE ARTS

California College of Arts

1111 Eighth Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: 800.447.1ART
Website: www.cca.edu
Contact: Sheri McKenzie
Vice president for enrollment management

California College of the Arts empowers students to make art that matters. The college is noted for its interdisciplinary approach and the breadth of its programs in art, architecture, design, and writing. Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, a global hub of innovation and creativity, CCA offers 22 undergraduate programs and 12 graduate programs, including interdisciplinary fine arts and social practice, curatorial practice, and visual studies. Degrees offered: BFA, BA, BArch, MFA, MA, MArch, MAAD, and MBA.

ANDERSON RANCH ARTS CENTER

Anderson Arts Ranch

5263 Owl Creek Rd
Snowmass Village, CO 81615
Phone: 970.923.3181
Fax: 970.923.3871
Website: www.andersonranch.org

Located on a beautiful, five-acre historic site just 15 minutes from Aspen, Anderson Ranch celebrates artists, art-making, critical dialog and community. The Ranch offers 145 summer workshops, internships, scholarships and residencies. Programs in ceramics, photography and digital media, furniture design and woodworking, sculpture, woodturning, printmaking, painting and drawing. Residency application deadline February 15, 2014.

THE SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

The School of The Art Institute of Chicago
36 South Wabash Avenue, Suite 1201
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 800.232.7242
Fax: 312.629.6101
admiss@saic.edu
www.saic.edu

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited undergraduate, graduate, and post-baccalaureate programs to nearly 3,200 students from around the globe. For more information, please visit www.saic.edu.

KENDALL COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN OF FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY

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17 Fountain Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3002
Phone: 616.451.2787
Fax: 616.831.9689
E-mail: kcadadmissions@ferris.edu
Website: www.kcad.edu

BFA: Art Education, Collaborative Design, Digital Media, Drawing, Fashion Studies, Furniture Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Medical Illustration, Metals/Jewelry Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture/Functional Art; Art History (BS); Master of Art Education (MAE); Master of Fine Arts (MFA) with concentrations in Drawing, Painting, Photography and Printmaking; and an MBA Certificate in Design and Innovation Management as part of Ferris State University’s MBA program.

SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS

School of Visual Arts

Arts Abroad Program
209 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
studyabroad@sva.edu
www.sva.edu/artsabroad

The School of Visual Arts Abroad Programs are for the advanced painters, designers and photographers who are interested in replenishing their creative energy and expanding their artistic skills while they travel to unique art and cultural locations. Space is limited.

PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN

Parsons The New School for Design

Office of Admission
72 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
Phone: 800.292.3040
Website: www.newschool.edu/parsons

Master’s, bachelor’s, and associate’s degree programs in disciplines including Architecture, Communication Design, Design and Technology, Design and Urban Ecologies, Design Studies, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Fashion Studies, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, History of Decorative Arts and Design, Integrated Design, Interior Design, Illustration, Lighting Design, Photography, Product Design, Strategic Design and Management, Theories of Urban Practice, Transdisciplinary Design, and Urban Design. Graduate certificate in Design Business. Summer programs (youth/adult levels): www.newschool.edu/parsons/summer-programs. Continuing education courses/certificates: www.newschool.edu/parsons/continuing-education. Parsons Paris: www.newschool.edu/parsonsparis

NEW YORK STUDIO SCHOOL

NYSS

8 West 8th Street
New York, NY 10011
Phone: 212.673.6466
E-mail: wcjernigan@nyss.org
Website: www.nyss.org
Contact: Case Jernigan

The New York Studio School offers intense study in the areas of drawing, painting and sculpture. Professional faculty encourage aspiring artists to find their personal vision in historic studios. MFA, Certificate, Evening & Saturday Classes, Summer Session, and Marathon programs offered.

NEW YORK ACADEMY OF ART

New York Academy of Art

E-mail: admissions@nyaa.edu
Website: www.nyaa.edu

The New York Academy of Art is a graduate school that combines intensive technical training with active critical discourse. The Academy serves as a creative and intellectual center for artists dedicated to highly skilled, conceptually aware figurative and representational art.

CHAUTAUQUA SCHOOL OF ART

Box 999, 1 Ames Avenue
Chautauqua, NY 14722
Phone: 716.357.6233
Fax: 716.357.9014
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http://art.ciweb.org/

Intensive 7-week studio program for undergraduate/graduate level students. Painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking. Outstanding faculty. Internationally respected visiting artists. Located at Chautauqua Institution, a world renowned cultural center situated on Chautauqua Lake. Schools of music, dance, theater and an excellent contemporary exhibitions program in a museum quality facility add to the art student’s experience. Nightly entertainment, symphony, ballet and lecture platform events are also free to students.