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News & Announcements

Spring Workshop Week/Part-time Classes on break

Posted 03.28.14

Spring workshop week has arrived at GCA! There are no part-time classes in the evenings or on Saturday from Friday, March 28th through Friday, April 4th. Classes resume on Saturday, April 5th. 

Summer Workshop Registration Now Open!

Posted 03.10.14

We are now taking registration for our 2014 summer workshops. There are 21 workshops held either in NYC or in the White Mountains of New Hampshire to choose from -- hope you'll join us!

Open Studio Friday, Feb. 21st 6-8pm

Posted 02.20.14

Our Open Studio night has arrived! Join us from 6-8pm on the 6th floor for over 100 works on display including drawings, paintings and sculpture from our faculty, full-time and part-time students.

There will also be live portrait and sculpture demonstrations. Selected works will be for sale. Also visit our partner school the Beaux-Arts Atelier on the 3rd floor. 

GCA is Open today, Feb. 13th

Posted 02.13.14

We are indeed open for classes today and tonight. Winter is still here but so are we. Travel carefully and see you in the studios!

GCA Open Today

Posted 02.03.14

GCA is still holding classes both day and night on this snowy winter's day. The plows are circulating our midtown streets. But still, walk carefully, travel safely to our warm & cosy studios!

Materials Week at GCA

Posted 01.31.14

Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 5th from 5:15-615pm for a talk & demo with Rosemary & Co. There will be brushes for sale until 7pm. Then return on Friday, Feb. 7th from 5:30-7:00pm for Strathmore Artists Paper Presentation and hands-on demo. Both are free and open to the public.

Read more details on our blog.

GCA Open 1/22/14

Posted 01.22.14

All GCA classes are being held today, Wednesday, January 22. Put on your snow boots and walk carefully!

All GCA classes canceled for tonight 1/21/14

Posted 01.21.14

Due to the winter storm, we are canceling classes tonight. Train service may be disrupted, so travel carefully home! Students enrolled in classes will be emailed about make-ups.

Building Closed/No Classes Mon. Jan. 20

Posted 01.17.14

There are no day or evening classes on January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Classes resume as scheduled on Tuesday.

Summer Workshops Update

Posted 01.14.14

Our Summer Workshop line-up will be announced in early February. Please sign-up for our e-newsletter to receive notifcation. 

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