About DAC

About the Durham Arts Council School

The Durham Arts Council School offers classes, workshops, birthday parties and private events in visual and performing arts for all ages.  To view of current catalog click here. You can register by calling 919-560-2726 or online here.


About the Durham Arts Council

The Durham Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and local arts agency dedicated to supporting the arts in Durham and the entire Triangle Region in North Carolina and has served the community since 1954. Each year DAC serves over 400,000 visitors and program participants, over 1,000 artists, and more than 60 arts organizations through classes, artist residencies, exhibits, festivals, grants programs, technical support, arts advocacy and information services. Durham Arts Council, Inc. is a catalyst in the cultural development of Durham – it leads, inspires, and promotes excellence in and access to the creation, experience and active support of the arts for all the people of our community.




Site photos by Photo by DTownPerspective/Alexandrea Lassiter, Michael Zirkle Photography and Durham Arts Council staff.