Art Academy of Cincinnati, founded in 1869, is a private college of art & design located in Cincinnati, Ohio. The college houses approximately 200 undergraduates, offering along with its degrees in fine arts, classes to the community at large. It has state-of-the-art amenities such as studio spaces and three public art galleries. Students have tons of amazing events to attend such as smART lectures, open mic nights or indoor soccer games. They can also exchange ideas over lunch at Kaldi’s Café. Notable alumni include international sculptor Petah Coyne and Cinncinati-based American Modernist artist Charley Harper. AAC, with vibrant art instruction & facilities, benefits both its students and the community at large.