The Springfield Art Association began in 1913, making it the city's oldest visual arts club. The SAA campus hosts the School of Art, the Michael Victor II Art Library, the SAA Gallery of Art, and the Edwards Place Historic Home. The SAA mission is to promote and support the advancement of the arts, provide educational opportunities for the greater Springfield area and also preserve the historic Edwards Place House and the collections of the Association. The SAA also organizes community programs such as Art Outreach in local schools and community events such as the annual Fine Art Fair in September.
700 North Fourth Street Springfield, IL 62702