Starting a fine art collection or guiding a client in collecting fine art can be daunting.   Investing time to research genres, artists, installation, and purchasing options can help you make sound decisions.  These courses guide you in developing your own personal style and preferences or interpreting your clients’ and prepare you to confidently start or add to a fine arts collection.  

Fall Courses

Registration begins July 16 : Registration Form / Credit Card Authorization
In addition to the tuition, there is a $25 nonrefundable registration fee paid once per semester. The early registration discount applies to registrations received (paid in full) by Friday, August 17.

*NEW Introduction to Collecting Fine Art - starts Sept. 17

CFA1000 / noncredit / $120
Discount: $95 (Purchase College matriculated students, employees, and alumni; ASA members, and early registration discount)
Instructor: Diana Erdos
Monday, 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Sept. 17 (1 session)
Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 1003

*NEW Collecting Fine Art: A History and Practical Guide - starts Sept. 24

CFA1001 / noncredit / $320
Discount: $295 (Purchase College matriculated students, employees, and alumni; ASA members, and early registration discount)
Instructor: Diana Erdos
Monday, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Sept. 24 - Oct. 22 (5 sessions)
Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 1003
*NEW Understanding  Auctions - starts Oct. 29
CFA1002 / noncredit / $120
Discount: $95 (Purchase College matriculated students, employees, and alumni; ASA members, and early registration discount)
Instructor: Diana Erdos
Monday, 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Oct. 29  (1 session)
Location: Social Sciences Building, Room 1003