Artist gesturing toward her painting while giving a talk to a tour group.


Explore contemporary art and learn new techniques in our studio with new, expanded programming for adults, families, kids and teens. 


Education programs at CVA are designed to help visitors go deeper while encouraging curiosity and creativity as they explore contemporary art. There are so many ways to engage, whether it's through a guided tour, a hands-on workshop or an interactive gallery talk to after-school art classes for kids, internships for teens and art making happy hours for adults. Activities and experiences are inspired by our current exhibitions and change frequently so there is always something new for you to discover.

Explore our current programs below!


For Teens

Art + Action Lab Teen Internship

Find your creative future! The Art + Action Lab Teen Internship is a paid internship where high school students get an inside look at many different careers in the arts while working one on one with creative mentors to develop their individual art practice.