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Adelaide Central School of Art

Adelaide Central School of Art is a leading independent, not-for-profit, tertiary provider of visual arts education. It was identified as the top art school in South Australia for overall student experience in the national 2016 QILT Student Experience Survey, and placed in the top two in Australia.

It employs eminent contemporary artists, writers and curators to deliver a studio-based teaching program that cultivates sophisticated practical skills, underpinned by intensive conceptual investigation.

The School is renowned nationally for standards of excellence in higher education, providing a learning environment committed to small class sizes and one-on-one interaction with lecturers. It is celebrated for its welcoming community spirit and collegiate atmosphere of shared initiative, discovery and support.

In addition to award programs (which include the Bachelor of Visual Art and Honours degrees), the School offers Atelier Academy (a program of specialist courses), Summer School, short courses, workshops, masterclasses, secondary student and teen workshops, artist talks and public seminars.