Artist and Educator Residency


Year-Round at NISDA

Please inquire for details:
(508) 228-9248


For Study, Research or Sabbatical.

We invite you to participate in NISDA’s artists/teachers residency program, independent study and research, or sabbatical to re-charge and re-fresh! To apply, please fill out our Artist’s Residence Application. Fall, Winter and Spring bring about an atmosphere of isolation and reflection in the quiet off-season of Nantucket Island. The local Nantucket community offers a diverse range of cultural and educational opportunities and experiences. The ever-changing light, color, and weather reveal new facets of texture and appreciation to the seasons, which are essential to the total Nantucket experience.

Arts Stewardship:
Artists as Mentors and Educators

Join in conversation about Arts Stewardship and possibilities of sharing your artist’s creativity and ideas with schools and community as Artist, Educator, Mentor or Workshop Leader.

SeaView Farm Studios Wauwinet

NISDA’s Studios, surrounded by a meadow near Polpis Harbor are eight miles from town. Our Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Mixed Media Studios and deck space are in the dairy building along with textiles, photography with black/white dark-room, little Silo gallery with outdoor pavilion in the school meadow. Our long shed barn houses jewelry and ceramics studios with three skutt electric kilns.