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As a member of Milan Art Club, you'll have access to this inspiring, informative and entertaining show, along with an ever-growing library of instructional videos and podcasts.



  • A curated library of educational resources that will help you expand your artistic abilities.
  • An online community for you to connect with artists all over the world.
  • Your go-to place for inspiration with thought-provoking challenges, contests, and more.

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New Content Added Every Month

  • Videos that teach you techniques to improve the art you create
  • Podcasts that inspire you on the go
  • Book reviews that introduce you to what professionals are reading
  • Art history & news highlights that help you become more connected to the art world
  • An art-themed reality show that will keep you inspired and entertained

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Membership benefits


Connect with hundreds of artists from all over the world who love art as much as you. Build lasting friendships with other artists who will motivate you to paint and encourage you throughout the process. Bounce ideas off of people who truly care about creativity.


Constantly receive new exclusive materials (videos, podcasts, articles, ebooks & more) designed to help you grow your skills as an artist every single week. Our monthly challenges and learning materials will encourage you to try new techniques and fuel your passion for painting.


Become inspired by professional artists who are masters of their craft with years of experience creating, selling and teaching art. Discover their unique insights and incorporate their techniques into your own creations.


Membership is only $19/month after your free trial ends.
You can cancel at any time.


Stay inspired to paint by participating in our monthly contests and win huge cash prizes! Exclusive to Milan Art Club Members.

  • Every month in the Art Club is centered around a theme, for example: discovery, freedom, light.
  • Every theme has a specific challenge that is designed to help you expand your artistic abilities. The challenges will be straightforward, for example: Create a non-objective abstract on a canvas measuring at least 18”x24”.
  • You’ll have until the end of the month to share the work you created and submit it to the exclusive contests via social media and our Art Club Community Page.
  • After one week of judging, two winners are selected: a community choice and a judge’s choice. YOU get to participate in choosing the community winner by voting for your favorite piece (yes, you can vote for yourself).
  • The winners will be contacted via email to receive their rewards.

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Our contributors

Our vast network of artists is ever-expanding, meaning you get to learn from professional artists with a wide variety of techniques and backgrounds. Become inspired by artists from all over the planet, including the U.S., Netherlands, Italy, Ukraine, and more to come.

Elli Milan

Founding owner of Milan Art Institute, who has sold her work professionally for the last 24 years. Elli has transformed the lives of hundreds of artists from all over the world, helping them find their voice, and turn their passion for art into a profession. She is passionate about the role of artists in contemporary culture and a leading voice of the current Art Renaissance.


Dimitra Milan

Generated over a million dollars of artwork sales by the age of 15. Dimitra Milan paintings are collected world-wide. She is pioneering a new age of artist influencers on social media, spreading beauty across the entire planet. She is a co-owner of Milan Art Institute and passionate about equipping artists to change the world with their art.


DJFREEZYJ (aka John Milan)

Co-founder of Milan Art Institute, John is possibly one of the most interesting artists alive. He will share the insights he has gleaned from his 25+ years as a professional artist with you in an entertaining, yet inspiring way. He has developed many styles of art and brings them to life with vibrant color and surreal figures in his mixed media oil paintings. DJ Freezy J is an avid teacher and traveler, currently mentoring several local and non-local artists while still traveling to various countries throughout the year.


Jake Dunn

With expertise in modern marketing and unique artistic skills, Jake is passionate in helping artists reach their true potential. After attending USC, he decided to become an artist and has been a professional since graduating from Milan Art Institute’s Mastery Program. He gathers inspiration from anywhere he can find and shares his insights with precision. He is a Renaissance artist, practicing multiple forms of art, including painting, music and writing.


Our story

Artists need community. Milan Art Club was created by the driven team members of Milan Art Institute to ensure that all artists around the world have the opportunity to connect with each other and become inspired through engaging resources.

Milan Art Institute is a place where passionate hearts and creative minds come together to bring visions to life. The founders, John and Elli Milan, have been working as successful collaborative artists for over 20 years and have made a living during that entire period solely through art. Their daughter, Dimitra Milan, became a professional artist, and before turning 16, had generated over a million dollars through the sales of her own artwork. Their works have been featured in galleries across the world. And now, the Milans are sharing their powerful insights about the creation of art with everyone

The Milan Team is completely devoted and fully committed to helping artists achieve their dreams. They have rallied a dedicated and remarkable group of people to help fulfill their dream of inspiring artists all over the world to live out their true purpose by creating art. They mentor artists who desire to earn a living from selling their artwork professionally and join the next Art Renaissance. Milan Art Institute has educated hundreds of artists all over the world, equipping them with the necessary tools they need in order to create the art that they’ve always dreamed of creating. Beginners and professionals come here to master skills, learn new techniques, and become inspired. The purpose of the Milan Art Institute is to enlighten and educate a worldwide audience about the transformational power of the visual arts

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We want to create a flourishing atmosphere of creativity that inspires you to create art. By joining this club, you’ll stay motivated to create and have a community to back you up whenever you hit any blocks along the way. In addition, we want to provide you with the necessary resources to overcome struggles that hold you back in creating art. We work very hard to ensure that all of the learning materials we provide are high quality and practical, while maintaining a sense of fun and excitement that comes with creating art.


Frequently Asked Questions

Why essentially do I need this club as an artist?

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Does the art club only cover painting or is sculpture or music or writing a part of the art club?

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