Bringing the Arts to NYC
Founded in 1977, Marquis Studios is a multi-disciplinary arts education nonprofit that inspires a passion for learning by bringing the arts into New York City public schools. Our staff of 80 experienced Teaching Artists provides a full spectrum of arts experiences to over 140 schools each year, serving 25,000 students across all 5 boroughs of NYC. We strive to make learning a positive experience for every child regardless of income or ability. By building strong partnerships between Teaching Artists and educators, we enable students to reach their full potential.
Four Decades of Service
Over the last 46 years, Marquis Studios has served over 550,000 students, 30,000 teachers and 20,000 parents in schools throughout NYC. We are especially proud of our commitment to serving students regardless of income or ability: of the 25,000 students served each year, 75% are economically disadvantaged and 34% have a disability.