Dedicating the Writer's Cabin

A long-held dream of our founder, Lucianne Carmichael, this addition to our campus allows us to support more artists and scholars and greatly increase our impact.

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A Studio in the Woods, one of the leading artistic residency programs in the Gulf South region, fosters creative responses to the challenges of our time by providing retreat to artists, scholars, and the public in our protected forest on the Mississippi River. Since 2001, the Studio has directly engaged artists from New Orleans, the nation, and the world by providing time, space, scholarship, and staff support to cultivate critical thinking, the creation of new works, and community conversation.

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