COVID-19 Update: The McLean Community Center, The Alden Theatre, the Old Firehouse Center and the McLean Project for the Arts will remain closed until further notice. Read more on the MCC website.

MPA will be offering Spring classes online for both adult and youth classes. Please browse our class offerings for more information about online opportunities. For any questions about online classes and capabilities, please contact Briana Clorey at

MPA staff will be working from home and can be contacted via email during normal business hours, Monday – Friday. We will be unable to check the general voicemail box while we are out of the office, so please contact us at with any questions.

It is our sincere hope that this county directive to practice social distancing will help reduce the impact of COVID-19 on our community. We hope to be back in the MPA galleries as soon as possible!

Spring Class Registration Now Open!

MPA Workshops and Classes for Youth

Taught by MPA’s professional art faculty, these classes take art learning and creation to the next level. These classes are designed to challenge students to develop their observational skills and craft different approaches in the creative process.


MPA’s teaching artists represent a range of expertise in multiple mediums and approaches, and offer a high level of instruction for all ages.

MPA Adult Classes

Taught by MPA’s professional art faculty. From Drawing to Painting and Mixed Media and even Technology-based art classes, MPA offers art courses for all skill levels and interests.

Open Studio is not in session until further notice because of COVID-19. Sessions will be available once the DuVal Studio has reopened to the public.

Family Art Workshops MPA

Meet in the gallery for a short tour of MPA’s exhibition, then create one-of-a-kind artworks together to take home. Parents, grandparents, siblings, and babysitters are welcome!

Art Classes

MPA offers over 150 visual art classes each year taught by professional artist-educators for adults, teens, and children.

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