Our artist-in-residence programs offer an unforgettable experience for you and your students. We will send a professional artist to your school to work directly with students to create an installation piece for the school and/or individual pieces to take home.


In-school residencies:

  • Five one-hour long sessions: $900 (designed to serve 5-32 students.)  Additional classes may be added for $600 each

  • Three one-hour long sessions: $600 (designed to serve 5-32 students.)  Additional classes may be added for $400 each


Choose from one of these exciting residencies below!

  • CERAMICS (K-12)  

Possible projects may be ceramic tiles, coil pots, mugs, and other hand building techniques.

  • PRINTMAKING (K-12)          

Possible projects may incorporate relief printing, intaglio, monotyping, and silkscreening.

  • MIXED MEDIA (K-12)

Possible projects may incorporate found objects, upcycling, and other mixed media techniques. 

  • FIBER (K-12)

Possible projects may incorporate weaving, fabric dying, sewing, embroidery, felting, and other fiber techniques. 


Create art inspired by traditional Kentucky and Appalachian crafts. Possible projects may incorporate basketry, weaving, gourd art, clay, wood, and other materials. 


Work with KMAC staff to design your own in-school residency with a professional artist. Is there a theme or topic you would like to explore through art? We will work with you to craft a project around your specific needs. 

Questions? Call 502.589.0102 or email


715 West Main Street

Louisville, Kentucky 40202



Wednesday - Sunday 10a-4p

Monday & Tuesday CLOSED

Admission to KMAC is free for students and children thanks to a generous donation from

Brook and Pam Smith. KMAC is also supported in part by our members, The Fund for the Arts, and the Kentucky Arts Council. Our exhibitions are supported by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.

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