Apply For Studio

Application for studios are now closed

Studios will become available at the beginning of 2017 

Application for studios are now closed

Residencies are open to all visual artists. The Studios Inc does not discriminate on the basis of age, ethnicity, gender, economic or social standing, political or religious beliefs, marital status, sexual orientation, or artistic expression.

PLEASE read & understand everything BEFORE completing application and uploading files! 

You may upload your files and complete your Studio Application below…

  • IMPORTANT: Upload exactly 10 images of work completed with in the last two years (files should be named LastnameFirstnameXX.jpg — for example: SmithJohn01.jpg — numbered in the order they should be shown to the jury — should be less than 2 mb per file and between 800 and 1200 pixels in the long dimension). File extensions allowed: jpg   jpeg   wmv   mpg   mpeg   png
  • If necessary, video or audio files too large to upload (nothing longer than 2 minutes, please!) can be written to CD or DVD and dropped off at our office or mailed to:
    The Studios Inc
    Colby Smith, Director 816-994-7134
    1708 Campbell
    Kansas City MO 64108
    Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10am – 4pm
  • Do not submit original copies of information — they will not be returned to you!!
  • After uploading your 10 files, please complete and submit the application form below.
  • Let us know IMMEDIATELY if you experience any problems: Colby Smith, Director 816-994-7134


You may upload one file at a time (files must be named LastnameFirstnameXX.jpg – see above) – please repeat the upload for each of your ten files, then fill out and Send the Application form below.




First Name *

Last Name *

Street Address *

City *

State *

Zip *

Country / Postal Code *

E-mail *

Web Site

Home Telephone *

Cell Telephone

Date of Birth *

Gender *

An annotated IMAGE LIST of uploaded files (of work completed during past two years) that clearly indicates the uploaded filename, title, dimensions, materials, and date of each work. (max 2500 characters) *

A current RESUME or CV (Max 6000 characters) *

A statement of your interest in this opportunity (max 1500 characters). Include *

  1. a description of your current career level
  2. your definition of the ideal “next level” for your career and how you plan to obtain this
  3. how you anticipate The Studios experience will impact your career objectives
  4. please do NOT include your financial situation, as this is not a need-based opportunity

A short description of how you plan to use the space, with a brief description of the media and process you typically employ in making your work * (Max 1500 characters)

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