Chapel Street- New Haven, Connecticut -203.777.7220
Our Instructors

Kwadwo Adae is a visual artist and international muralist who has been drawing and painting for over 30 years. He founded the Adae Fine Art Academy four months after earning his Master's of Arts in painting at the Steinhardt School of Education at New York University in 2005.

Toni Giammona is a visual artist who is currently in pursuit of her Bachelor's of Fine Arts at Paier College of Art in Hamden, CT. She is highly skilled, extremely helpful, and a fantastic human being on all levels.
Our School

Our Autumn 2018 Session runs from August 13th-October 6th

Join us for the opening reception for our Student Exhibition at the Ives Branch of the New Haven Free Public Library located at 133 Elm Street on Wednesday, September 26th from 5:30-7:00pm.

Our Mobile Art Studio Service

We run a Mobile Art Studio Service that provides group art lessons throughout the Greater New Haven area. We currently run this service to the Alzheimer's & Dementia wing of Brookdale Senior Living in Woodbridge; after school art mini-courses at the Foote School, we run an art group at the West Haven Mental Health Clinic, and we work with artists from the Parents' Foundation, a transitional living facility for people living with schizophrenia. We've also taught art classes in the Pediatric Oncology & Hematology Departments at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital, New Haven Free Public Library, Fellowship Place, Casa Otoñal, and the Conte West Hills School.

How Does It All Work?

Students at the Adae Fine Art Academy receive individualized instruction specifically designed for their own personal artistic endeavors. Classes are two hours long and run in eight-week sessions. The maximum class size is eleven students. If you are interested in coming down to the school for a free-trial lesson for you, or your child, give us a call or send us an e-mail to make an appointment.

Tuition for an eight-week session of two hour classes is $308
We accept cash, check, or payments on the venmo app.
Please make checks payable to Adae Fine Art Academy.

Students who sign up for an eight-week session with a friend or family member receive our discount of one free class in each session reducing tuition for each student to $269.50. Students are not required to be in the same lesson to receive our class discount. Payments are due at the beginning of each session.

If you are absent for a class please make arrangements to make up your class in the session.

Our Class Schedule

Adult Classes Schedule
Monday Mornings from 10:00 to Noon
Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 to 8:00
Thursday Afternoon from Noon to 2:00

Children’s Classes Schedule (Ages 7 and Up)
Saturday Morning 10:00 to Noon
Saturday Afternoon Noon to 2:00

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