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Vita Institute for the Arts is an artist run non-profit art education organization dedicated to meeting the needs of practitioners in the arts who are seeking continued professional development programs and workshops taught by working artists who have years of successful teaching experience.  These programs and workshops offer participants new directions, intensities and/or a renewal of  their personal artistic practice.

The Institute emphasizes collaboration between visual artist, writers, musicians, filmmakers, poets, photographers, artists from all media and disciplines, collaborations that will expand and advance the dialogue between disciplines.

The goal and ultimate mission of the Vita Institute for that Arts is to breathe life into the artist through innovative workshops and programs in places where culture and history can stimulate the artist into visioning new ideas, concepts and possibilities. Participants are encouraged to investigate her or his own vision of the world while developing skills with    purposeful inquiry and creative expression.

All workshop and program presenters are nationally, and internationally known working artists who have extensive teaching experience. These artists serve as content experts directing and facilitating workshops, and programs without restricting the experience by either a rigid University format or an artificial grade structure.

Vita Institute for the Arts promotes an educational concept dedicated to the advancement of artistic vision, personal interpretation and skill development in a supportive collaborative environment.

If you are looking for an opportunity for artistic growth and personal development within the framework of a shared experience please contact us at the following e-mail address: info@vitainstitute.org, or U.S. Postal Mail: P.O. Box 7006, Gunnison, Colorado, 81230



Italian Affiliate: Santa Reparata International School of Art: Piazza Indipendenza 4, Florence, Italy 50129   http://santareparata.org