Sorry, the application period for the 2020/21 season is now closed. We will begin accepting applications for the 2021/22 season, which runs from October 2021-August 2022, in January 2021.

If you would like to be notified when the application period opens again, please provide your email here. (Please note, you will not be added to our general email list. If you would like to receive regular emails from The Studios, please do so on our homepage in the appropriate area).

For more information on qualifications and requirements, please visit our FAQ page, and if you need more information about supplementary materials to provide during the application process, you can download a guide here.


Applications are evaluated by selection committees comprised of working artists and professionals in the applicants’ respective fields of discipline under the four categories: Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Media Arts, and Musical Arts and Performing Arts.

Acceptance to The Studios’ Peyton Evans Artists in Residence Program is based on the merit of past work and the potential for creative, intellectual and personal growth through the time and space to imagine new artistic work, engage in valuable dialogue and explore island connections.

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