“Every child is born an artist. The trick is to remain an artist as one grows old.”


Making a Difference

Urban Arts has Preschool, Afterschool, and Summer Arts programs dedicated to providing educational experiences through the arts.


Community Minded

Urban Arts is committed to having a positive and lasting impact on the community. See what we’re up to

For our new 2014 Video, click on this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9l0O-0vvRY&feature=youtu.be

View our video

What’s Happening Now:

Our Student Gallery is up; it is located under Programs; take a look!


In an effort to serve our neighborhood students and their families, we are offering day camps during Release Days from MPS District; please see the document attached and let us know if you are interested in participating by emailing us at info@urbanartsacademy.org or calling our office at 612:827-1641; we would love to have you!  Release Days


SUMMER ARTS CAMPS We still have room in our amazing camps! See brochure on the Summer Arts Page; spots fill very quickly so make sure you register to get in the camps of your choice. Please go to Programs and then Summer Arts 2014 registration or click on  SummerBrochure2014RegFormOnly


We are now accepting registrations for the 2014-15 preschool!Urban Arts Academy is a Preschool that brings together neighborhood people from diverse cultures by providing creative experiences in the arts with children and families to develop the gifts of self-expression and community.  Preschool runs September- May, Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. and/or 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. In the 2014-2015 school year, we will offer 2 day, 3 day or 5 days schedules with a Before Care and After Care, also.

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