2016 - Tom Crawford Yr

Oil Painting by Julia Rogerson

KOCAS 2019 Eddy Yu Gd 3

KOCAS 2019 Chester Cooney Tryptitch

KOCAS 2019 - Gd1-2

KOCAS 2018 Catherine Stirling

KOCAS 2017 - Georgia Wilson - Yr 12

KOCAS 2015 - Erin Donohoe

KOCAS 2014 Tara Scully Yr 12

2014 - Elanna Vaiano -- mixed media sculpture

2022 Intake now open!

We still have some places available for students in 2022, but enrol now to avoid disappointment!

Why should you choose KOCAS over other places for art classes?

  • We are one of the top leading art schools in Melbourne, located in Ivanhoe for 23 years.
  • We nurture creative spirits and have produced high achievers in art studies for many schools in Melbourne. For years, we have had many of our VCE-level students win their schools’ Acquisition Awards! Additionally, most of our VCE students receive the university placements of their choice in the first round of offer.
  • We mentor art students at tertiary level with internship.
  • Our KOCAS art club lets students continue with their art practices after leaving high school.
  • KOCAS is about Art Education NOT art play!
  • What is the benefit for your child joining our art classes?

We have a strong curriculum for your child to grow with from Grade 1 to Year 12 and beyond.

  • Our students have fun while learning about the Arts through hands on activities.
  • Our activities and projects start with the fundamentals and progress to very advanced levels.
  • We pass on knowledge in visual art and our activities are all skill and technique based.
  • Art forms and Media that we use for our projects are very diverse.
  • We help middle school students at high school levels prepare for VCE studies with best study approach.
  • We produce high achieving students at their own schools no matter what year levels they are at, particularly those who go through VCE studies with our VCE tuition program.
  • When required, we can plan and hold specific weekend workshops appropriate to our VCE students needs.
  • We take students on either term based or private one on one sessions to help individuals achieve specific goals, such as gaining entry to competitive art colleges and universities.
  • Kitty O’Kane, founder of KOCAS is a practicing artist of multi-discipline who exhibits regularly. Her experience as an artist helps to ensure students learn about the Arts with a holistic approach.


Studio: 62 Valentine St,
Ivanhoe 3079
Vic, Australia

Open Hours

Monday - Thursday: 4pm – 7:15pm
Holidays: Closed


0413 840 991