News

Apply to serve on our Board

October 7, 2020

We are currently seeking nominations for the Friends of A Studio in the Woods Board of Directors! If you or someone you know are interested in becoming one of our most crucial advocates, fill out a simple application… Read More

2019-2020 Impact Report

October 7, 2020

The 2019-2020 season at A Studio in the Woods has been one of our most active years, filled with forward momentum, even in the face of global changes and challenges. This year we have found the Studio’s work to be… Read More

Residents featured in “Make America What America Must Become” at the CAC

September 23, 2020

Three former residents – Jeffery Darensbourg, AnnieLaurie Erickson, and Monique Verdin – all have work featured in the Contemporary Art Center New Orleans’ newest exhibition, “Make America What America Must Become,” An Exhibition of Gulf South Artists. Together, 34 artists… Read More

Learn about the Amazing Cut-Leaf Grape Fern

September 23, 2020

Environmental Curator David Baker tells the story of the Cut-leaf grape fern at A Studio in the Woods. Read More

We’re hiring!

September 1, 2020

A Studio in the Woods is seeking a part-time Development Manager to spearhead the organization’s fundraising efforts. A successful candidate will possess the ability to build and execute a comprehensive fundraising plan for… Read More

Announcing Scholarly Retreat Residents 2020-21

August 17, 2020

Tulane ByWater Scholarly Retreats A Studio in the Woods and the Tulane ByWater Institute seek to enhance and support the scholarship and creativity of Tulane faculty and trainees by awarding one- to two-week residencies. These residencies… Read More

Announcing Emerging Writers’ Residencies

August 11, 2020

In celebration of our newly completed Writer’s Cabin, we have designed Emerging Writers’ Residencies to support our local literary community. These competitively-selected one-week residencies support emerging poets, playwrights, composers, and prose writers (fiction and… Read More

Managing Director Ama Rogan and colleagues awarded National Science Foundation grant

August 7, 2020

Our Managing Director, Ama Rogan, is a Co-Principal Investigator on a recently awarded National Science Foundation grant for the research project “Studying Scientist-Educator-Artist Collaborations and Participatory Community Learning around Environmental Change and Adaptation”. Rogan will work alongside Prinicipal Investigator… Read More

Announcing Rising Residents

July 29, 2020

Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies invite artists to examine the severity of the climate crisis and be agents of change to guide our collective understanding, response, and vision as we shape our shared future. In light of… Read More

A new participatory project from Adaptations Resident Manon Bellet and artist Erik Kiesewetter: See A Voice/Voir Une Voie

May 22, 2020

A new participatory project from Adaptations Resident Manon Bellet and artist Erik Kiesewetter: See A Voice/Voir Une Voie What is the relationship between art and the public space –– in our present… Read More