Scholarly Resident Marcia Glass publishes “A Field Manual for Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises”

November 6, 2019

Scholarly Resident Marcia Glass has published A Field Manual for Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises, which she worked on in the Woods during her retreat in 2019. This book represents the first-ever effort at educating and providing guidance for… Read More

Scholarly Resident Jeffrey Tasker awarded $2.1 million grant to study the effects of stress on the brain

November 6, 2019

Former A Studio in the Woods Scholarly Resident and Tulane neuroscience professor Jeffrey Tasker has won a $2.1 million grant to study the effects of stress on the brain and how severe stress contributes to the… Read More

Flint & Steel Resident Byron Asher releases “Skrontch Music”

October 25, 2019

2016-17 Flint & Steel Resident Byron Asher has released “Skrontch Music”, an iterative composition project that explores the histories and lineages of jazz in New Orleans through contemporary composition and improvisation. The initial composition was written for a 10-piece… Read More

Palms to Pines: What a River Weaves by Monique Verdin

October 15, 2019

Monique Verdin is a multidisciplinary artist who has been working with the complex interconnectedness of environment, economics, culture, climate, and change along the Gulf South for decades. She is one of two artists comprising the … Read More

Announcing Big River Continuum: A Collaborative Exchange Residency

September 25, 2019

A Studio in the Woods a pleased to announce a new collaborative exchange residency in partnership with University of Minnesota’s Itasca Biological Station and Weisman Art Museum. Big River… Read More

Announcing 2019-20 Tulane Scholarly Retreats

August 21, 2019

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 provide a retreat for… Read More

Announcing FATHOM: Volume I, Lead Resident

August 19, 2019

FATHOM: Volume I, Lead is a pilot effort between A Studio in the Woods, Karubian Lab, and ByWater Institute to support and examine the real-world impact of art/science collaborations. Read More

Announcing 2019-20 Adaptations Residents

August 19, 2019

Adaptations Residencies invite artists to examine how climate driven adaptations – large and small, historic and contemporary, cultural and scientific – are shaping our future. Adaptations Residencies provide artists with time, space, scholarship and staff support to foster… Read More

FORESTival 2019 Internship

July 17, 2019

POSITION SUMMARY – A Studio in the Woods seeks a dedicated intern to assist with planning, implementation and evaluation of its annual festival, FORESTival: A Celebration of Art and Nature. This family-friendly day of celebration features live music, artist… Read More

Scholarly Resident Sarah Gray receives grant to study trauma intervention in mothers and children

July 2, 2019

Under the $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health, Tulane assistant professor of psychology Sarah Gray and her team of graduate students and trainees will implement a program called Mom Power, an existing evidence-based intervention that aims to… Read More