‚Äč2901 S. Highland Dr. SLC, UT 84106        (801) 474-3796

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WHAT IS VAI?

MISSION

Visual Art Institute nurtures creative expression, teaches imagination and fosters artistic development through in-depth study and experimentation, inspiring individuality and confidence regardless of age or ability.

Art Classes for Everyone

VAI is Utah's oldest nonprofit, after-school arts organization dedicated to youth. Founded in 1978, VAI strives to help students develop technical skills and creativity. VAI's long-standing success would not be possible without the generous and ongoing support from our partners and sponsors. 

FALL TERM STARTS AUGUST 28TH!

Classes for kids, teens, and adults: Intro to Art, Portraits, Comics and Digital Painting, Ceramics, Stained Glass, Stop Motion, Principles of Painting, Figure Drawing, Watercolor, and Oil Painting.

ART CLASSES 

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Whether you are a budding young artist or a retired professional, we have a class for you. If you want to volunteer your time, we welcome parents, grandparents, and friends to help us better serve Utah's youth and improve our school.

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