Teacher and Student Present Together

Mill Street Loft has a long history of teaching young artists and students in our community to be active, responsible, and creative professionals through our youth outreach, mentoring, and visual arts programs. Our goal is to help raise up the next generation of artists, teachers, and community members that will …

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Imani Jones Shines

On Wednesday, March 16th First Congregational Church (UCC) in Poughkeepsie hosted an art exhibit and discussion with the young artist, Imani Jones, a senior in the Mill Street Loft’s Poughkeepsie Youth Challenge of the Art Institute and a senior at The Poughkeepsie High School. Ms. Jones’ work consists of twelve …

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Exposure 2016

The National Art Honor Society of The Art Institute of Mill Street Loft presents its 13th annual national juried high school photography exhibition, exposure. Digital, traditional and experimental photography will be on display from students around the country. Cash prizes and a full scholarship to the Art Institute Summer Intensive …

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Scholastic Winners

The Art Institute of Mill Street Loft congratulates the numerous students and teachers recognized in this year’s Hudson Valley Scholastic Art Awards hosted by The Hudson Valley Scholastic Art Awards Consortium. The Consortium consists of Orange-Ulster BOCES, Orange County Arts Council, Ulster BOCES, Sullivan County BOCES, Dutchess BOCES and the …

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