Summer Art Classes
Looking for a creative outlet this summer? Beginning and seasoned artists alike will enjoy summer online class offerings. Visit our class page to explore offerings. And make sure to check out this recent InsideNOVA article illustrating how MPA art instruction continues to explore new opportunities through online classes.
MPA Summer Art Camps
**NEW** MPA will be offering both in-studio and online summer camp programming!
The safety of our campers, staff, and community is at the forefront of our minds as we redesign our in-studio camps in this new environment. Register today!
An Important Message from MPA
We are listening.
Call for Submissions
Art Call: MPA invites all mid-Atlantic artists to submit your entries for this year's MPAartfest, a juried fine art and craft show and sale.
The deadline for submissions is September 1, 2020.
Summer Art Camps
**NEW** MPA is now offering both in-studio and online summer camp programs!
Each week-long camp will feature different art activities that will ignite your child’s creativity. Camps are available for all ages. Register today!
Art Brings Us Together When We’re Apart
Please take a moment to enjoy this video highlighting our online art classes. We have loved watching our teachers and students come together virtually during these challenging times.
SHIFT Opens July 15
How has your world been affected by this “SHIFT” in our lives? Our first online juried exhibition, SHIFT, explores this question. Juried by Henry L. Thaggert and Sarah Tanguy, SHIFT opens online Wednesday, July 15, with a virtual reception from 7-8pm. Join us!
The McLean Community Center, The Alden Theatre, the Old Firehouse Center and the McLean Project for the Arts are closed and will remain closed until further notice. All classes, activities and performances are canceled. Read more on the MCC website.