Call for Studio Artists!

Applications are being accepted for two or more studios at The Studios of Key West’s home at 533 Eaton Street, with a targeted move in date for artists of May 1. Our Studio Artists breathe life into The Studios 24/7, participate in monthly First Thursday Open Studios, and find themselves at the epicenter of Key West’s vibrant art scene. Studios range from 108-190sf and $216-$380/month, with plenty of daylight, 24 hour access, common kitchen and clean up facilities. One year leases are renewable for up to three years, at which time artists can apply for an additional three years.

We welcome artists working in any media that are compatible with our building: painters, designers, writers, performers, etc. Decisions are made by staff, based on recommendations by our Artist Advisory Council, considering not just quality of work, but our goals for diversity and creative synergy.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and work samples to Resume and artist statement are optional. Cover letter should explain your motivation for applying; work samples can include images, text and/or video, either emailed directly or made available by web links.

Details & Links


Mar 15            Applications due

Mar 15-25        Preliminary decisions made; follow up interviews as needed

Mar 25             Final decisions made; wait list established

Mar 29             Studio Preview and Selection (by Lottery) at 533 Eaton Street

Apr 1               Leases signed

May 1              Targeted move in


Contact 305-296-0458 or

The Studios of Key West