All of our Artist’s Lectures and Exhibitions are free and open to the public.
Many of the children attending our Saturday School and Summer Art Camp are awarded merit-based tuition scholarships.
Individual staff and faculty members contribute their time and artwork to worthy community endeavors such as the annual public television art and antiques auction.
In a vital partnership with ArtsMemphis, MCA helps facilitate the Arts in the Schools program where practicing artists hold free workshops for students in the local public schools.
The college offers a year-long Advanced Placement class for especially gifted high school artists at no cost to the students.
You will find MCA any place in the community where art can make a difference. If you would like to involve MCA students in a special project, click here to submit your request.
MEMPHIS COLLEGE OF ART COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS:
Exhibitions, Tours and Demonstrations.
Visiting Artists Lecture Series.
Teacher Recertification Classes.
City and County Art Teacher In-service Programs.
Advanced Placement Vertical Team Workshops for Memphis City School Teachers.
Career Days in City and County Schools.
Advanced Placement Art Classes.
|Summer Art Camp.
For four weeks in June and July, campers are given the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience in painting, drawing, clay, paper/book, cartooning, photo, and more. The MCA summer art adventure encourages children of all ages to explore, think, communicate, and create.Community Education Scholarships for Youth.
Scholarships are awarded annually in an effort to make art camp and art education accessible to many youths from across the community who might not otherwise have the opportunity.Three National Portfolio Days in Memphis, Charlotte and New Orleans.
Representatives from MCA travel to Charlotte and New Orleans throughout the year to provide college information to high school students and conduct portfolio review. In Memphis, MCA hosts this event.
Triennial TAEA (TN Art Education Association).
WTAEA (West Tennessee Art Education Association).
National Art Education Association State Presidents Meeting.
Developing Graduate Program (MFA).
Nesin Graduate School