Artist Residency Program at Main Street Arts: (Due Apr 30, July 31)

Main Street Arts offers one-month and two-month artist residencies. 
Resident artists have access to one of two 200 square foot studio 
spaces located on our second floor. Artists interested in becoming 
a part of the Main Street Arts community should follow the application process below for consideration.

Currently accepting applications for April, May and June 2019 residencies 
(see terms and application process below).

 To see what our current residents are working on, follow us on Facebookand Instagram. View images from inside our past residents' studios on Flickr.

Apply here

Cost

Studio Only: $200 for 1 month or $350 for 2 months

Studio and Housing: $400 for 1 month or $700 for 2 months

 

Benefits

• 24 hour access to your studio

• Option to show your work in the gallery

• Ability to sell work in our online store

• Off street parking in private lot behind gallery

 

Facility

• Contemporary art gallery (studios on second floor)

• Electric Kiln–Amaco (Model: AH 25 SF) 7 cubic feet, front-loading

• Electric potters wheel

• Etching press (Jack Richeson & Co. 23” Large Press)

• WiFi

• Central Air and Heat

• Common kitchen area with coffee pot, refrigerator, microwave, sink

Housing

Main Street Arts has two housing options available:

• A private apartment 1.5 miles from the gallery (resident will require a car).

• A private studio apartment half a mile from the gallery.

• Both apartment options require a $200 security deposit, which is returned 
    following a walk through of the apartment after the residency.

 

Terms

• Submissions are reviewed and awarded quarterly

• Awards will be granted based on quality of work

• Residents have the opportunity to teach a workshop during their residency

 

Application Deadlines

• April 30 for a residency during July, August, or September

• July 31 for a residency during October, November, or December

Apply here

Still have questions about the residency program at Main Street Arts? 
Check out our frequently asked questions section, or contact us for more information.

 

Curious to know what other artists have to say about their experiences at Main Street Arts? Read testimonials from our past residents.

Jamie Earnest