Classes


Expand your experience of the works in the Collection galleries through a variety of gallery-based classes. Our team of nationally recognized educators brings art history to life in dynamic art appreciation classes, and our studio artists are ready to equip you with the techniques used to create some of your favorite works of art—all while inspiring you to develop your own artistic style. There’s something to engage all ages and interests.

Youth and Family Classes


Youth Studio Class: Discover Photography

October 8, 15, 22, 29, November 12 (5 Thursdays, skip November 5)
4:30–6 PM
Ages 6–10, 11–15
$140 Non-member / 95 Member

Investigate your world through the lens of a camera! Learn how artists study places, people, and ideas with an exciting array of light sensitive materials. Complete a playful collection of assignments written by renowned artists from The Photographer’s Playbook. View and discuss the special exhibition Larry Sultan: Here and Home, and build an album of your own images..

Summer Art Camps

Calling all young art enthusiasts! Build on your love of art and making things, in Museum summer camps. See all Summer Camps.

The Museum offers Youth Studio Classes in fall, winter, and spring, and Summer Art Camps starting in July.

Adult Classes


Class Registration


To register for classes, call 414-224-3803. Class fees include supplies, unless otherwise noted, as well as admission to the Museum’s galleries on the day of each session. Registration closes five working days prior to class start date. If you cancel 24 hours prior to the first session of class, there is a cancellation fee of 50 percent of the price of the class. No refunds after class starts. Save on registration by becoming a Milwaukee Art Museum Member!

Sue Dunham Memorial Scholarship Fund

Scholarships are available for school-age students interested in pursuing art who are in need of financial assistance. Download the Sue Dunham Memorial Scholarship Fund application or call 414-224-3803 for details.

Join the Milwaukee Art Museum

Museum Membership includes free admission for one full year, discounts in the Museum Store and on all classes, and much more! Class gift certificates are now available to purchase. Call 414-224-3803 for details.