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What classes, activities, and exhibitions does the Irvine Fine Arts Center offer?
For the latest classes and programs at IFAC, please view our digital Art Beat (online class catalog), sign up for our email newsletterlike us on Facebook or join us on Pinterest.


How do I register for classes and activities?
Please visit our how to register page for detailed instructions on the 5 easy ways to register by internet via QuickReg, phone, fax, mail or visiting IFAC.
(Note: A Client ID & Family PIN is required to complete QuickReg/Internet and Touch-Tone Registration. Call 949-724-6610 to set up an account instantly.)


How do I become an IFAC member? What are the benefits?
A membership to the Irvine Fine Arts Center provides a 15% discount on Art Center Store purchases, discounts on classes (excludes camp, workshops, open studio passes and special events), workshops and special events plus invitations to gallery exhibitions and special events. Please call 949-724-6880 for membership information or purchase an IFAC membership online


What is Open Studio?
Open Studio is an opportunity for individuals to independently pursue their art projects using the Irvine Fine Arts Center facilities and equipment. Open Studio passes are available to purchase for a fee by the general public. Open studio sessions are available for ceramics, jewelry/lapidary, photography, and printmaking & letterpress.  Studios are supervised by IFAC technicians & volunteers who will introduce new participants to the equipment and facilities. Participants who are interested in ceramics or photography open studio that are 16-17 years of age must have permission from IFAC studio technicians or Staff to participate in open studio and a permission slip (available at IFAC) signed by a parent or legal guardian. Call 949-724-6880 for more information.


When do you have Open Studio?
Click here for Open Studio hours for ceramics, jewelry/lapidary, photography, and printmaking & letterpress. Open Studio hours are subject to change, please call 949-724-6880 to confirm.


What is currently exhibiting at the Irvine Fine Arts Center?
Click to learn more about our exhibition program and view what is currently showing.


Where can I find the supply list for my adult art education class?
In most cases, the supply list will print on your registration receipt unless it is specified in the ArtBeat (class catalog) that the supply list will be distributed by the instructor at the first class meeting. For your convenience, the supply lists are also located online. Find your supply list by class name or instructor by clicking on the shortcut links provided at the top of the supply list page.


How do I volunteer at the Irvine Fine Arts Center?
Please attend our Volunteer Orientation session to learn more.


Do you have any job openings?
Please visit the City of Irvine's jobs page to find out about job opportunities within the city.


If you have further questions, please contact us.