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Throughout the year The Art Effect is a bustle of activity. We offer numerous annual events including Portfolio Day, Exposure, Reel Expressions, and more. Check out these events here or scroll through the calendar below for all our on-going classes and events.

Featured Events:

Reel Expressions International Teen Film Festival

Saturday, April 6 • 5:00 – 7:30pm
In its seventh year, the Reel Expressions International Teen Film Festival features the work of emerging filmmakers – narrative, animation, experimental and documentary – from the Hudson Valley and around the world! This film festival highlights youth creativity, features a teen perspective on many important issues, and showcases the incredible work done by the next generation of media-makers.

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Exposure 2019

April 26 – May 29, 2019

The Art Institute presents the 16th annual national high school photography competition, exposure, open to all high school students and sponsored in part by Maryland Institute College of Art.

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Check out our courses and community events!