Middle & High School Students

Inner-City Arts' Visual, Media & Performing Arts Institutes offer self-select after-school and weekend workshops to middle and high school students. Every workshop, no matter the art form, provides students with a valuable opportunity for creative exploration, performance, individual and group study, connections to mentorship opportunities, and career-development support.

The Visual, Media & Performing Arts Institutes offer specialized, in-depth workshops led by professional teaching artists. These classes present a variety of opportunities for high school students, depending on their level of interest and skill in a specific art form.

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Register for Winter/Spring Workshops!

Calling all High School Students: It's time to plan and enroll for Winter/Spring creative workshops! Attend our upcoming Open House and Registration event to sign up!

10AM - 12PM
Inner-City Arts Campus

First come, first served. Limited Space.

Tuition is $100 per 10-week workshop, and there is also a one-time registration fee of $20. Students who live within qualifying zip codes are automatically eligible for a tuition waiver for all classes. However, every student is still required to pay the $20 registration fee.

CLICK HERE to see if your zip code qualifies.

Early arrival strongly suggested.

Questions? Contact
¿Preguntas? Contacte

In 2001, Inner-City Arts’ after-school program was recognized with the Coming Up Taller Award, sponsored by the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities, The National Endowment for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Upcoming Dates for The Visual, Media & Performing Arts Institutes
Saturday, January  27  |   Open House & Registration
Tuesday, February 6 - Thursday, February 8  | Weekday classes begin
Saturday, February 10 | Saturday classes begin
March 26 - March 31 | Spring Break
Saturday, April 21 | Last Day/Culmination

For more information about our art programs for high school students, please contact:

Holli Hornlien
Programs Manager
(213) 627-9621 x 117

“Everybody I met at Inner-City Arts is a bowl of sunshine. I really did grow as a person in class, and I learned new skills that I can use in everyday life.”

– Inner-City Arts High School Student