Church Street School for Music and Art is…

the only not-for-profit community school for the arts in Lower Manhattan.  Located in Tribeca since 1990, we are a place where students of all ages share art and music experiences together.  We specialize in process-based programs that help each individual find their unique creative voice.

Faculty Spotlight: Z Behl

Z Behl started at CSSMA as a student, but now works as an educator in the Creative Arts Club and 72 Teens programs, as well as adult figure drawing. In this interview with Jason Hoffman (JH), Z shares her art making process along with some incites on teaching art. Continue to interview