Registration is now open for online summer art classes. MPA’s teaching artists represent a range of expertise in multiple mediums and approaches, and offer a high level of instruction for all ages.
Summer Art Camps
Registration is now open for MPA's 2021 Summer Art Camps--both virtual and in-studio. Offerings include Abrakadoodle Camps (ages 3-6) and MPA Art Camps (ages 6-12), as well as teen camps and our CIT program. Sign up early to secure your spot.
Call for Submissions
MPA is currently seeking submissions for our 15th annual MPAartfest, a one-day juried fine art and craft show and sale in McLean Central Park.
This is MPA
In our changing world, MPA exhibits, educates, and inspires. Hear from our leaders and community members about what makes MPA so special.
Emilie Benes Brzezinski GIft
MPA will accept the mantle to establish the next chapter of sculptor and longtime McLean resident Emilie Benes Brzezinski’s spectacular body of work. The gift was announced at MPA’s ArtSprings! Virtual Benefit, which was attended by Brzezinski’s children, Ian, Mark, and MSNBC journalist Mika Brzezinski.
Join us now through June 10 for our spring exhibitions, Initium Novum: Humanity’s End As A New Beginning featuring Artist Yuriko Yamaguchi and Writer Mineke Schipper (Emerson Gallery) and Navigating Climate Change, Extended, featuring work by Alonzo Davis (Atrium Gallery).
MPA announces gift of artist Emilie Benes Brzezinski’s work. MPA will accept the mantle to establish the next chapter of her spectacular body of work. The gift was announced last night at MPA’s ArtSprings! Virtual Benefit,
Sign Up for Summer Camps
Our in-studio art camps are filling up fast! Our offerings include Abrakadoodle Camps (ages 3-6), MPA Art Camps (ages 6-12), and a teen classical drawing camp. Full-day and half-day options. Make sure to secure your child’s spot 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.