Arete Art Academy, located in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, currently has many talented students enrolled from nearby neighborhoods including Fort Lee, Edgewater, Tenafly, Closter and Palisades Park. Founded and organized by Juilliard alumni, Arete Art Academy is committed to providing a high caliber of education, from elementary through advanced levels, to students of all ages. Our faculty is comprised of experienced and dedicated teaching artists who have received their formal training. Areté Art Academy strives to offer comprehensive programs to suit individual needs and interests.
Our small art classes for children and young adults in Bergen County are designed and structured by qualified art educators. Through developmentally and age-appropriate curricula, our art students learn to create and express themselves through a variety of art media, including collage, painting, drawing, printmaking, textiles, and more.
With a world-class faculty and unique theme-based curricula, Arete Art Academy strives to enrich students with a broad range of fine art principles, media, and techniques. We offer group art classes for all ages, starting from preschoolers to adults. Private lessons are also available for those interested in further developing specific techniques or fulfilling a portfolio requirement. All classes take place in our newly built art studio which is equipped with professional art tools and supplies. Click on any of the following to learn more about our comprehensive art programs.