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Announcing Inaugural Writer Residencies

December 1, 2020

After a pandemic postponement, we are pleased to announce Anya Groner, Kristina Kay Robinson and Maurice Carlos Ruffin as Inaugural Writer Residents. These one-week residencies support literary artists living in southeast Louisiana in celebration of our newly constructed Writer’s… Read More

Announcing Relief Residencies

December 1, 2020

We are pleased to award Relief Residencies to Christine “Cfreedom” Brown, David L. Harris, Jarrell Hamilton, Kina B. Joshua and Greer Mendy. Conceptualized in response to Covid-19, these residencies provide a one-week retreat to local… Read More

Announcing Inspiring Health Justice Residency

November 23, 2020

We are pleased to announce a new collaboration between A Studio in the Woods and Dillard University’s Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Center. Inspiring Health Justice: A Collaborative Art-Science Scholar-in-Residence Program will engage Dr. Sacoby… Read More

Open Call for Next Gulf South Writer in the Woods

November 18, 2020

Gulf South Writer in the Woods, a program of A Studio in the Woods and the New Orleans Center for the Gulf South, supports the creative work, scholarship and community engagement of writers examining the Gulf South region. Specifically,… Read More

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