Welcome to Continuing Studies at the New York Academy of Art

Fall semester begins Saturday September 15 and runs through December 8

Wed Nov 21 : Building closes early for Thanksgiving Break (no evening classes)

Thurs Nov 22 – Sun Nov 25 : Building closed for Thanksgiving Break (no classes)

Taught by our renowned faculty of working artists, Continuing Studies classes at the New York Academy of Art are offered at different skill levels, from beginner to advanced. The Academy's emphasis on critical skills and supportive instruction allows students to further develop their creative vision and learn the language of art-making. Discover our wide range of classes and special workshops in oil painting, watercolor, sculpture, drawing, and printmaking.

Classes take place on weekdays, evenings, or weekends over the course of a full semester. Workshops are offered throughout each semester, focusing on specialized topics.

Continuing Studies students have full access to the Academy's extracurricular offerings, from artist talks with major art stars to panel discussions featuring an impressive range of critics, curators, and art world figures.

To sign-up for a class, click on a course group to the left. When you've found the course you want, click the "Register Now!" link next to the class time and date that you would like to attend. If you already have an account you can login after clicking Checkout. Otherwise click the Create New Account button on the login page. After you've completed the account registration form you will be taken to the payment page to complete the transaction. At that point you are officially enrolled.

Current CFA, MFA and Alumni receive 25% off of tuition!


Phone: 212-966-0300 x3


*It is the policy of the New York Academy of Art that all students be 18 years of age or older.