About KCAI

Great Careers are
Created Here

Welcome to the Kansas City Art Institute. We’re glad you are here. We’d like to get to know you and work with you to create a personal path for your future.

KCAI provides a rigorous, diverse curriculum and an immersive studio experience for students who are passionate about the realization of their ideas. Of all the schools you’ll explore, we’re confident that none offers more personal guidance, artistic tools and resources, or opportunities for creative stimulation than you’ll find here.

We invite you to schedule a visit soon.

Our Purpose

KCAI Master Plan

In 2017, KCAI enlisted the Ayers Saint Gross/el dorado/Nelson Byrd Woltz team to develop a Master Plan that would create an exciting and credible pathway for the college.