Kansas City Art Institute

Founded in 1885, the Kansas City Art Institute is a private, independent, four-year college of art and design, awarding the bachelor of fine arts degree with majors in animation, art history, ceramics, fiber, graphic design, interdisciplinary arts, new media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture and studio art with an emphasis on creative writing. The college also offers evening, weekend and summer classes in art, design, multimedia studies and desktop publishing for children, youth and adults. Notables who have studied at KCAI include painters Robert Rauschenberg and Keith Jacobshagen, ceramists Akio Takamori and Richard Notkin, photographer Robert ParkeHarrison and graphic designer April Greiman.

Kansas City, Missouri

United States

Address:
4415 Warwick Blvd.
64111
Phone: 816-802-3426
Fax: 816-802-3377
Website: www.kcai.edu


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Our Aims

The mission of Kansas City Art Institute is to be a leader in visual arts and design education by preparing gifted students for lifelong creativity through intensive interaction with preeminent faculty and facilities and by stimulating active public awareness, support, and participation in the visual arts and design.  


Location and Getting there

The Kansas City Art Institute is located at 4415 Warwick Blvd. in midtown Kansas City, between the world-renowned Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. It is about 30 minutes south of Kansas City International Airport.  


News and Events

Visit http://www.kcai.edu/newsevents/  


How To Apply

Contact the admissions department at 800-522-5224, admiss@kcai.edu or info@kcai.edu, or you can apply online at www.kcai.edu.  


Request a prospectus (Number, e-mail or follow link)

Contact the admissions department at 800-522-5224, admiss@kcai.edu or info@kcai.edu, or you can apply online at www.kcai.edu.