Idyllwild Arts Academy & Summer Program

Idyllwild Arts Academy is the country’s premier and internationally-acclaimed residential arts high school. In the visual arts department, they emphasize formal skills, personal vision, creative insight, and character development. Students can choose from a wide range of disciplines including: painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, computer graphics, art and technology, photography and art history. They can take classes in Fashion Design, which provides in-depth training in hand and machine sewing, pattern making, textiles, fashion illustration and design, and more. Their Film and Digital Media program offers pre-professional training in film, television and new media production. Courses in screenwriting, directing, cinematography, editing, documentary, production design, producing and film scoring form a solid foundation, while non-traditional media and the effective use of the Internet and social media are stressed. Also see listings in Dance, Music, Schools and Theater Arts.

(951) 659-2171
52500 Temecula Road, Idyllwild