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As a practice-based art school, we believe in a disciplined approach that encourages students to develop their own styles, to blend talent, technical skills, creative aspirations and professional knowledge.

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Our revolutionary online courses provide the same rigorous education that we offer on campus with greater flexibility. Study on your own time, at your own pace. Combine online and on-site classes.

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Discover life at the Academy and find your artistic home in SF. Get involved in campus culture, connect with others, and find support to help you succeed.

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17may10:00 am17jun5:00 amSpring Show Student Showcase 201910:00 am (17) - (june 17) 5:00 am Spring Show Venue

22may10:00 am4:00 pmGraduate Commencement 201910:00 am - 4:00 pm Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, 99 Grove Street

23may10:00 am4:00 pmUndergraduate Commencement 201910:00 am - 4:00 pm Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, 99 Grove Street

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