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Summer Art Academy

1050 World's Fair Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916
1050 World's Fair Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916


  • Date(s): July 19, 2018 to July 20, 2018
  • Event Time(s): 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Price: $100 Members; $115 Non-Members
  • Location: Knoxville Museum of Art

Australia: Ages 3-4
Little artists travel “Down Under” in this class, exploring the rich history and culture of Australia! Students learn about Aboriginal folk art, native animals, and more!

Ghana: Ages 5-6
In this class young travelers go all the way to Africa to be inspired by the rich culture of Ghana. From the intriguing stories of Anansi the Spider to the beautiful patterns of colors of kente cloth, students create mixed-media work based on the amazing textiles and symbols of this country.

Mexico: Ages 7-9
From ceramics to textiles to paper mache, the inspiration young artists can draw from Mexico is endless. In this class, students learn about some of the culture and history of our neighbors to the south, and make their own artwork based on what they learn.

Japan: Ages 10-12
Artists travel to East Asia for this class! Students learn about the cultural history of Japan and try their hands at a variety of different media including: block printing, origami, anime, gyotaku (fish printing), and more!


Summer Art Academy