School for the Arts   

The Oldham County Schools Arts Center School for the Arts
provides fully funded arts education opportunities
to benefit school district students.

Summer Visual Art Institute

It is an intensive two week high school course designed to:

  • Deepen student learning in a variety of art concepts, media, techniques, and collaborative projects
  • Work in connection with other high school art courses to give students a stronger visual language
  • Further enhance student portfolios for:
    - Applying to university programs and art schools
    - Interviewing for Advanced Placement Courses
    - Auditioning for Gifted and Talented Visual Arts Identification
  • SVA Institute contract and syllabus created and approved by administration

Summer Visual Art Institute (Grades 9-12)
Date: July 27 - August 7
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
$300 / Full Scholarship for Credit

To be accepted into the course students are required to audition for the institute by submitting a portfolio of 5 pieces of the student's choice. Admission is based on artistic merit and recommendation by their art teachers. This course is approved by the OCBE for one performance based credit. The Oldham County Schools Arts Center is offering a full tuition scholarship to students that successfully meet the requirements for credit.
Portfolio Submission Deadline:  Deadline: June 9, 2015

Summer Visual Art Institute Syllabus   
                           Summer Visual Art Institute Contract

2015 Summer Visual Art Institute Printable Flyer

Please call the Arts Center for more information.


Oldham County Schools Arts Center
Alvin MacWilliams,
Executive Director
7105 Floydsburg Road
Crestwood, Kentucky 40014
Phone: 502-241-6018
Fax: 502-241-4068