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At the Cleveland Institute of Art we are dedicated to teaching art and design students in an environment built exclusively for creative thinkers. Learn more about our amazing faculty of practicing artists and designers, small class sizes, and 13 majors in fine art, design, craft, and entertainment arts.

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Printmaking alum Shelton pays it forward

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Printmaking alum Shelton pays it forward

The Buffalo-based artist works with CIA students while also running a... more

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Building a successful portfolio

Current students discuss their portfolios and how they're doing at CIA.

Financing Your Education

Financing your education.

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James Peake

James Peake is an avid origami enthusiast, specializing in art, education, and exhibition curating. After grad...more

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