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Current Open Calls

January 26, 2022

We currently have three calls open for artists and scholars. Please reach out to [email protected] with any questions. Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies – Inviting artists to examine the severity of the climate crisis and be agents of change… Read More

A Studio in the Woods to Receive $35,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

January 12, 2022

We are pleased to announce that we have been approved for a $35,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies. These residencies invite artists to face the severity of the climate crisis and be… Read More

Remembering E.O. Wilson

January 6, 2022

We were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of world-renowned naturalist, biologist and author E.O. Wilson a few weeks ago. We were lucky enough to work with Dr. Wilson as part of an artist residency for photographer Alex… Read More

Applications Now Open for Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies

December 16, 2021

Rising: Climate in Crisis Residencies at A Studio in the Woods invite artists to face 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. New Orleans and… Read More

Meet the 2021-22 Inspiring Health Justice Residents

December 14, 2021

Inspiring Health Justice is a partnership between Dillard University’s Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center and A Studio in the Woods. The 2021-2022 project began September 2021 and will end in April 2022. Dr. Kristi Anderson will… Read More

Chronicling 20 years of Programming in the Woods

December 6, 2021

Throughout 2021, the 20th year of programming at A Studio in the Woods, we’ve been reflecting on our programs, the artists and scholars who have shaped them, and the inspiring new works that have resulted. Peruse the articles we’ve written… Read More

Celebrating 20 Years – Rising Residencies and Beyond

December 6, 2021

Throughout our 20th year we’ve been reflecting on our programs, the artists and scholars who have shaped them, and the inspiring new works that have resulted. We believe that reflecting on our histories is essential to the work of shaping our future. In… Read More

Support A Studio in the Woods this Holiday Season

December 2, 2021

Dear Friends, We find ourselves writing you in the afterglow of a beautiful FORESTival, our annual festival celebrating art and nature right here in our beloved woods. It was truly a gift to enjoy art, music, nature, good food and… Read More

Celebrating 20 Years – Adaptations Residencies and Special Collaborations 

November 19, 2021

2021 marks the twentieth year of programming at A Studio in the Woods! To celebrate this milestone, we’ve been reflecting on our programs, the artists and scholars who have shaped them, and the inspiring new works that have resulted. In… Read More

Celebrating 20 Years – FORESTival

November 9, 2021

2021 marks the twentieth year of programming at A Studio in the Woods! To celebrate this milestone, we will be bringing you reflections throughout the year, looking back on our programs, the artists and scholars who have shaped them, and… Read More