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Art, Design & Liberal Arts

This fall you can choose from upcoming courses like Beginning PapermakingBeginning CeramicsThe Art of Poetry and Advanced Graphic Design

High School

Enroll in Experimental Digital Drawing which starts Nov. 2nd. Applications for Pre-College ArtLab are being accepted, apply by Feb. 1st for scholarship consideration. 


Non-Credit Certificates

Interested in finding a guided learning track? Join the Studio Arts and Digital Arts Certificate programs.  Upcoming courses include Color Theory & Introduction to Kansas City Galleries.

Art Educators

There are many ways you and your students can get involved with the Kansas City Art Institute. We offer programs just for you


"I have had terrific teachers, all are enthusiastic and inspiring. I appreciate the community that KCAI provides and the opportunity to work alongside fellow artists." - Mary Stanford