The National Academy is a lively community of artists, architects, educators, students, museum-goers, and those dedicated to the arts in America. Be part of the life of the Academy.


The National Academy Museum has closed but will be moving to a new location soon.

The National Academy School remains open at 5 E. 89th street.

The National Academy thanks you for your continued patronage and support. Visit our Museum News page for updates about our exciting new future.


The Academy School offers studio-based study in an intimate, creative environment.

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Today, the Academy includes over 400 prominent artists and architects, with over 2,260 having been elected since the Academy's founding in 1825.

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