Call for Artist- Studio #9


We are looking for an artist for Studio #9. Become a part of the new and growing River Arts Community in Columbia.

Situated in the Congaree Vista, at 413 Pendleton Street (off of Huger Street), the new Stormwater Studios and Exhibition Space offers the best of both worlds: downtown studios with access to nature.

Studio #9
**Rent $450/month + deposit
Business liability insurance approximately $200/year
280 sq. ft.
14 ft. ceiling
Studio sink
Concrete floor
Rolling garage door facing front of building
Individual thermostat

Resident Artist Requirements:

  • Work in the studio 12 hours/week
  • Staff gallery one 3-4 hr. session/week (greet guests and have them sign guest book, answer phone)
    Gallery hours: Wed-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1-4pm
    Staffing hours may overlap 12 hour/week requirement
  • Participate in 2 resident artist group shows/year with at least 3 new pieces for each (Artista Vista and Vista Lights)
  • Participate in Third Thursday extended hours
  • Host one community project/year
  • Regular attendance at monthly resident artist meetings
  • Shared group expenses for publicity and events


  • Participation in a community of artists
  • Premier studio space
  • Free parking
  • Discounted exhibition rate in gallery
  • Inclusion in group shows during the 2 Vista gallery crawls/year
  • Use of kitchen
  • Use of outdoor workspace
  • Nature Access

If interested, please submit the following for review using the form below, or by email to [email protected] :

Samples or representation of work, (minimum of 5 digital images or website address, etc.)

Brief informal statement
(50-100 words) of your intent for the studio

Applications will be accepted August 18, 2019 – October 7, 2019.
**In interest of affordability, 2 artists may share the studio but both must be juried

Upload your resume or combine at least 5 digital images into a Word or PDF file
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