Kenn Backhaus Demonstration!

Renowned artist Kenn Backhaus will be giving a nocturne demonstration following our Annual Members Meeting on June 11th--details here


An exhibition of works done by the Institute’s young aspiring artist and non-member children from surrounding areas.

2017 Summer Sessions Posted!

Traditional art instruction in a fun encouraging environment. New & returning students welcome!

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Annual Members Summer Show

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 In 1987, Arthur Maynard filmed a pilot for a painting show filmed at the Ridgewood Art Institute. He discusses the flow of light in painting and the prismatic palette.

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View demonstrations of some of our past and present instructors, including Arthur Maynard, John Osborne, Rebecca Leer and Joel Popadics