Thu Jan 5, 6 - 8PM

A Retrospective of Anne McKee Grant Recipients: Opening Reception

Since 1994, The Anne McKee Artists Fund has been the only grant program of its kind for Keys artists. Not only has it had an immeasurable impact on an entire generation, the artists who’ve benefited – and who are assembled for this retrospective – is a who’s who of creative people who’ve shaped our community.

Read more

Tue Dec 13, 7PM

Amanda Palmer, Jason Webley & Jherek Bischoff at The Studios

Provocative, irreverent, controversial and wildly creative, Amanda Palmer is a fearless singer, songwriter, playwright, blogger and an audaciously expressive pianist who simultaneously embraces – and explodes – traditional frameworks of music, theater and art.

Read more

Thu Jan 5, 6 - 8PM

Opening Reception, Thousand Words: Curt Richter

Join The Studios of Key West as we celebrate First Thursday with the opening of Thousand Words: Curt Richter. Reception from 6 – 8PM

Read more

Thu & Fri Jan 12 & 13, 10AM - 1PM

Encaustics…Taking it Further

Take your knowledge of creating art with encaustics to the next level in this two-day workshop intensive that explores new approaches & focused goals. We will review & refine skills designed to help you find your unique voice, engage in a series of varying technique studies, then apply these techniques in guided & open exercises. We will also identify personal symbols and markings to develop into a deeper visual dialogue, & use this to inform our process & creation in this versatile medium.

Read more

Tue Jan 10, 7:30PM

Jeffrey Chappell: Solo Piano

In his long awaited return to Key West, international concert pianist and composer Jeffrey Chappell weaves together jazz and classical compositions and invites you to reconsider the very ways that music communicates.

Read more

Thu Mar 23, 4 - 8PM

Scratchboard Flora with AIR Lisa Goesling

Use scratchboard to record detailed observations of the natural world.

Read more

Fri Jan 20, 2 - 4PM

Bordeaux vs California with Candeal Prol

Wine expert Candela Prol returns from New York with more information and new sessions demystifying the world of wine. In her first class, Prol compares and contrasts the wines of Bordeaux with the wines of California. Sip, listen and learn.

Read more

Sat Jan 14, 10AM - 12PM :: Ages 8 -16

Music Improvisation for Kids with Jeffrey Chappell

Kids are natural improvisers! Jeffrey will show them how to focus their musicality in fun ways that encourage creativity and teamwork, while educating them about the basics of music making.

Other than piano, bring your own instrument.

Read more

Wed - Fri Jan 11 - 13, 2 - 3:30PM

Music Improvisation with Jeffrey Chappell

Take the mystery out of musical improvisation. BYO instrument (except piano).

Read more

Sat & Sun Jan 7 &8, 10AM - 12PM

Writing to Heal in Turbulent Times with Nadine Pineade

Use meditation, and poetry to embrace the moment with courage.

Read more

The Studios of Key West