SASI - Studio Art Summer Immersion



Studio Art Summer Immersion (SASI) at the College of Charleston is a unique, two-week intensive summer program offering local high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a strong demonstrated interest in studio art exposure to college-level studio art foundation classes. Students will get experience working with local artist educators to produce works in mediums focused on drawing, painting, digital photos, and mixed media. Students walk away with portfolio-quality work and images for their college application and personal use. The program is centered on providing college-bound students with a dynamic summer experience in an arts-focused college setting, including outings and visits to local galleries and museums.



COURSES:  Drawing, Painting, Digital Photography & Mixed Media 

PROGRAM DATES:  July 22 to August 2, 2024

LOCATION:   Cato Center for the Arts, 161 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401



  • 9:30 am -10:00 am - Student drop off
  • 10:00 am -12:00 pm - Studio time
  • 12:00 pm -1:00 pm - Lunch
  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Studio time
  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Student pick Up
    • July 22 - Outing (gallery/museum visits)
    • August 2 - Student Exhibition & Reception

TUITION: $650.00 per student 

  • Step 1: Students will submit a short, 1 paragraph statement detailing why they want to attend this program along with 3 sample images of current work to SASI Director Cristina Victor via email (address the email subject line as follows: "SASI - Student Name")
  • Step 2: Upon email confirmation of acceptance, the camp application and the tuition payment form will be emailed.
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