Art Classes Start September 10

We offer art classes for all ages and skill levels: drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, digital art and more! Classes start September 10.

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Music Classes - Now Enrolling

We offer music classes for all ages and skill levels: intro classes, group instrument classes, music theory, composition, ensembles, jazz and more! Classes start September 9.

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/kän strəkt/, Mixed Media Artwork by Heidi Lubin

Coming soon to CSMA's Mohr Gallery is /kän strəkt/, Mixed Mediea Artwork by Heidi Lubin. Exhibition opens August 4.

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Our Mission

CSMA offers art and music classes, private lessons, camps, workshops and in-school arts education programs, as well as free arts events, to benefit the entire community.

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Attend an Event

CSMA offers free community concerts, art exhibitions and special events for art and music lovers in Silicon Valley and beyond. See what’s coming up next!

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Get Financial Aid

Everyone should have access to arts education. CSMA offers financial aid for all classes, camps and lessons. Get more information and learn how to apply.

CSMA Gives Access to the Arts

Founded in 1968, CSMA is dedicated to making the arts and arts education accessible to all, regardless of age, skill level, background or financial means. Learn more about how CSMA brings arts education to local students through our in-school education programs.

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The Importance of Art in Education

In addition to developing creativity and self-expression, the arts can help students progress in other academic subjects, build tolerance, and keep kids academically engaged! Here are a few reasons why the arts are crucial to a well-rounded education.

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Summer Camps Feature - Jewelry Making 101

CSMA Summer Camps offer a wide variety of classes taught by professional artists with 2.5 hours of daily instruction (Mon-Fri) and meet in the morning (9:30AM-noon) or the afternoon (1-3:30PM). We sat down to interview Wesley Brando, instructor of Jewelry Making 101 for an inside look at one of our most popular camps.

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Music at Tateuchi Faculty Concerts

We’re thrilled to announce that the distinguished Music at Tateuchi faculty will perform two free, public concerts in Tateuchi Hall next week. This is a wonderful opportunity to hear professionals at the very top of their field, right here at CSMA!

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CSMA at a Glance

16K

Children served
through in-school
art & music programs

450

Classes, camps and
workshops taught

5K

Music & art lovers
reached through
Finn Center programs