Education at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts gives you the tools and knowledge to build a rewarding, lifelong artistic practice at a professional level.
Studio arts training at PAFA provides foundational skills, intellectual context, and creative freedom. Mentorship and guidance from acclaimed faculty—practicing artists themselves—empower students with strong traditional technique and bold 21st-century artistic skills to pursue their own vision.
Programs for All Ages
Whether through the School of Fine Arts or the museum education programs, artists will find nurturing opportunities at every age.