Thanks for your interest in a residency at The Studios of Key West! Applications are now being accepted for residencies falling between October 2019 and August 2020.




Deadline: May 15, 2019

Candidates will be notified of their status in July 2019, and we will work with successful candidates to schedule their residency placement month no later than August 15, 2019.

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 five categories: Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Media Arts, Musical Arts, and Performing Arts.

Acceptance to The Studios’ residency 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.

Image: Studio of Bill Jacklin (JAN 2018 / AIR)

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