Art Brings Us Together
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. Many thanks to MPA staff member Chris Usher for creating this video.
Thank You for Your Support!
Please join us in celebrating--we met our #GivingTuesdayNOW goal! Your support means that MPA can continue reaching across the digital divide to provide hands-on enrichment activities to our most vulnerable community members. Thank you to everyone who gave! If you haven't had a chance to contribute, there's still time. Visit our website to give.
Call for Entries
MPA currently seeks works for MPAartfest 2020, a one-day juried fine art and craft show and sale to be held in McLean Central Park on October 4, 2020. MPAartfest will follow all governmental guidelines on public events at that time.
Spring Art Classes Now Online!
With all of our extra time at home, now is the perfect time for an online art class. MPA's excellent instructors will help you to feel comfortable working from home. Classes will be offered by means of an easy-to-access video platform.
Summer Art Camps
Summer camp registration is underway! MPA Summer Art Camps offer a variety of imaginative and fun adventures for kids of all ages. Each week will feature different art activities that will ignite your child’s creativity.
Strategies for Survival in the Arts
Thanks to everyone who joined us on May 12, for our second Virtual Town Hall: Strategies for Survival in the Arts. Click here to listen to a recording of the event.
Spring Benefit: New Date!
Save the date! MPA’s rescheduled Spring Benefit 2020 will take place Saturday, September 26, 2020 at the home of Melissa and Michael Stock. McLean residents Heidi Narang and Priscilla Stanzel will co-chair this year’s event
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.