Artist Residency at Main Street Arts
Main Street Arts offers three-week and seven-week 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. Please read our FAQs before applying.
Currently accepting applications for July, August, September 2020 residencies (see terms and application process below).
To see what our current residents are working on, follow us on Facebook and Instagram. View images from inside our past residents' studios on Flickr.
Studio Only: $200 for 3 weeks or $450 for 7 weeks
Studio and Housing: $400 for 3 weeks or $900 for 7 weeks
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
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)
Central Air and Heat
Common kitchen area with coffee pot, refrigerator, microwave, sink
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.
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
October 31 for a residency during January, February, or March
January 31 for a residency during April, May, or June
April 30 for a residency during July, August, or September
July 31 for a residency during October, November, or December
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.