Mission: Our mission is to connect artists and writers from around the world with the local community to inform, educate and empower people through art in the natural beauty of Northern Michigan.
We are no longer accepting applications for 2019 residencies. Our next application period will be announced in the fall of 2019. Residency includes: A two or three-week residency stay A live/work studio space Breakfast and lunch foods will be stocked in the studio apartment and dinners offered by the host family 3 times per week… Continue reading Program Details
The Good Hart Artists Residency is motivated by the three concepts of Art, Place, and Community. ART – Good Hart Artist Residency welcomes writers and artists working in all visual mediums. The residency provides time and space for writers and artists to create, as well as full room and board to allow residents time to… Continue reading Art + Place + Community
September 27, 2018 | Lakeview Academy with Bryna Cofrin-Shaw On September 27th we had the pleasure of working with the students and staff of Lakeview Academy in Petoskey. Resident writer Bryna Cofrin-Shaw lead the students in a writing prompt activity at McCune Nature Preserve. More… August 16, 2018 | Steven Walker Artist Reception Resident… Continue reading 2018 Events
Wow, What an incredibly productive two weeks amidst glorious sunny weather, brilliant scenery, and excellent company.
I appreciate the gift of time, not just the solo work hours in the studio, but the time you all spent with me on hikes, mushroom hunting excursions, and trips to other sites around here.
I can honestly say I learned quite a bit about plant life, seasons, various animals, and the moon – which has really galvanized the content and production of my work.
Joanna Hoge – May 2016
“This is a place founded on the ideas of generosity, friendship, and a love and respect for the creative arts. This place reaffirmed my faith in humanity which I needed in these crazy political times!”
– Bill Hosterman – Artist in Residence May-June 2017