Call for Artists and Writers- 2nd Floor Armory Studio Space Available

The Studios of Key West is inviting Monroe County artists and writers to apply for studio space on the second floor of the Historic Armory.  Currently, one studio space is available for $350 per month.  We will also be developing our wait list to be utilized for spaces that would become available in the next 6 months. Those eligible writers and artists residing in the lower Florida Keys who would like to be considered for studio space at Key West’s Historic Armory building should complete and return their application along with supporting materials.

Applications are being accepted now through Friday, April 30 at 4 pm.  Late applications will not be accepted.  The selected artist will begin a one-year lease on June 1, 2010.

TSKW provides a collaborative and supportive environment for creative experience; we offer low cost studio space, lectures, workshops, residencies, and partnership projects; we nurture the creation of work, build audiences, and support the advancement of established and emerging creative people in the Florida Keys.

We also ask that all applicants join our annual membership group, Friends/TSKW.  Membership begins at $50 for an individual and $100 for a family and is fully tax deductible.  Please pick up a membership application packet at the Armory or call 296-0458 to request one to be mailed to your home.

Download 2010 Studio Application

Application Timeline

  • Completed applications are due in the Armory office, 600 White Street, by Friday, April 30, 2010 at 4 pm – No late applications will be accepted.
  • Interviews with applicants will be completed between May 10 and May 19, 2010.
  • Applicants will be notified of the selection results by May 24, 2010.
  • A one-year lease with the selected artist will begin on June 1, 2010.

Former Studio Artist Deb Goldman in her studio in 2007.

The Studios of Key West