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Byron Asher’s “Skrontch Music” Hits the Road

February 19, 2020

2016-17 Flint & Steel Resident Byron Asher is embarking on a tour of “Skrontch Music”, an iterative composition project that explores the histories and lineages of jazz in New Orleans through contemporary composition and improvisation. The piece was researched… Read More

Applications Now Open for Tulane Scholarly Retreats 2020-21

February 14, 2020

The ByWater Institute and A Studio in the Woods seek to enhance and support the scholarship, creativity and cross-disciplinary activity of Tulane faculty and trainees by awarding one- to two-week residencies during Academic Year F2020-S2021. These residencies will provide a… Read More

Kids in the Woods Summer Camp Registration Now Open

February 10, 2020

Registration for Kids in the Woods Summer Camp 2020 is now open! Click here for more information and to register today. Youth 7-11 years old, $600 per child. 10% discount for families registering multiple children. June 8… Read More

Calling All Artists – Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies

January 30, 2020

Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies at A Studio in the Woods 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. Read More

Mardi Gras from a Bird’s Eye View

January 16, 2020

A Studio in the Woods is working in collaboration with Tulane biologists Dr. Jordan Karubian and PhD student Annelise Blanchette to host an artist residency for printmaker Pippin Frisbie-Calder to raise awareness about urban birds and… Read More

A Studio in the Woods receives $20,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts

January 15, 2020

A Studio in the Woods has been approved for a $20,000 Art Works grant to support Adaptations Residencies. Adaptations Residencies invite artists to examine how climate driven adaptations – large and small, historic and contemporary, cultural and scientific – are… Read More

New Online Archive, courtesy of the Tulane University Digital Library

January 7, 2020

We are excited to share our new online archive, made possible by the hard work of the folks over at the Tulane University Digital Library. The archive features hundreds of images from the early days of A Studio in the… Read More

Overstory: A Field Guide to A Studio in the Woods

December 9, 2019

We are thrilled to announce the publication of Overstory: A Field Guide to A Studio in the Woods, just in time for holiday shopping! Produced through a collaboration with Antenna and published by… Read More

Amy Lesen and Ama Rogan presented at the DC Arts Science Evening Rendezvous

November 21, 2019

Amy Lesen, ByWater Institute Research Associate Professor, and Ama Rogan, Managing Director of A Studio in the Woods, spoke at the DC Arts Science Evening Rendezvous on October 17, 2019. Inspired by a series of residencies… Read More

Scholarly Retreats highlighted in Tulane School of Liberal Arts Magazine

November 6, 2019

Tulane School of Liberal Arts has published a feature on our Scholarly Retreats, written by Emily Wilkerson. “About a thirty-minute drive from Tulane’s Uptown campus, across the Mississippi River and down Patterson Road, A Studio in the Woods sits among… Read More