Visual Arts Summer Program for Grades 6-9

In the three-week visual arts program, you will study fundamental art skills and develop your artistic expression, style, and visual vocabulary. Through group and individual critiques, art history discussions, and guest artist lectures and workshops, you'll build a foundation and be well-prepared for further visual arts study.

Program length: 3 weeks
Program dates:
June 27, 2020 to July 18, 2020
July 19, 2020 to August 9, 2020
Tuition: $6,100
Age range: Students currently in grades 6-9
The priority deadline has passed. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the program is filled.

Students participate in six hours of studio instruction per day. During this time, you will work to develop your technique and artistic expression in your two chosen concentrations. Studio class options may include:

You may also choose a one-hour elective, which is a great opportunity to explore another arts area.

At the end of the three-week session, you will exhibit the work you have created throughout the Dow Center for Visual Arts.

If you would like to experience a greater variety of courses, you are encouraged to attend both three-week sessions.

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