Kent Blossom Art Intensives

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About KBAI

Kent Blossom Art Intensives (KBAI) are a series of two-week studio art intensives conducted each summer since 1968 at Kent State University. Similar to an artist residency, participants create a self-directed body of artwork under the guidance of resident School of Art faculty and talented visual artists from around the country. 

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KBAI 2024: June 3-16

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KBAI History

Since 1968 Kent State University’s Kent Blossom Art Intensives (KBAI) program has pioneerined an immersive visual art experience for students. 

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Support KBAI

Support for this programming provides students with the opportunity to participate in our historic summer studio intensive program where they can learn from respected professionals in their field.

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