Our programs and vision

The Art School of Columbia County’s mission is nurturing creativity and community through the visual arts, and our goal is “imagining art for everyone.” ASCC seeks to make its classes accessible to persons of all ages, abilities and means. Our approach to teaching art comes from diverse educational and theoretical approaches,…

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History

The idea to create a school for the visual arts in Columbia County had its beginning in September 2012 when Nicole Furnée, owner of the “Old Schoolhouse” (built in 1842) in Harlemville, NY, decided to turn this quaint, one-room school into a space that would focus on visual arts education. Nicole operated…

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