Columbia Art Center – Art Classes in Columbia, MD

Columbia Art Center offers art classes in Columbia, MD and is dedicated to providing artistic experiences in the visual arts for all ages and interest levels and to join with local arts organizations and community businesses in creating diverse offerings.

Columbia Art Center offers year-round art classes in Columbia, MD, rotating gallery exhibitions, a gallery gift shop, summer art camp for children, art birthday parties, studio rentals, a Japanese Garden, art and life enhancement lectures and more! Columbia Art Center has been a functioning arts school since 1983, formerly as Antioch and since 1987 as a Columbia Association facility.  The Gallery Shop at the Art Center sells a variety of one-of-a-kind handcrafted and affordable artwork created by instructors and students. The Gallery Shop, which offers a selection of art ideal for gift-giving, home collections and practical uses, includes functional pottery, decorative ceramic works, sculptures, jewelry, fibers, paintings, photographs, glass works, drawings, cards and more. Free gift-wrapping is available.

Columbia Art Center accepts gallery exhibit proposals from individual artists, curators, small groups and arts organizations. Artists working in all media and styles, including installation, are encouraged to apply. Click here to view the exhibition Call for Entries form and submit to Columbia Art Center along with the $25 application fee. Applicants will be notified within three months of application submission. For any questions or to submit, please email Art.Staff@ColumbiaAssociation.org or 410-730-0075.

Office Hours:
(For closings and reduced hours, please check our calendar of upcoming events below or download PDF)

Calendar of Upcoming Events


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