Atlanta was the first city in the southeast to have a fully accredited art college.

Since the accredidation in 1969 the community of artists revolving around colleges and universities
has grown throughout the state. Each college and university has its own place in the Art Worlds of
Atlanta, sharing its galleries with artists from near and far educating our future artists, and opening
its doors to the community; expanding the knowledge of the pleasures of art.

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-Was the Atlanta College of Art going under? Is SCAD moving to Atlanta a good thing?
Read all about the juicy details in these articles and form your own opinion on the
college merger uproar.

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Links to Atlanta Art Schools

Atlanta College of Art

Art Institute of Atlanta

Georgia State University Ernest G Welch School of Arts

Kennesaw State University College of the Arts

Savannah College of Art and Design

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art

Private School Institutions