THE MILLAY COLONY FOR THE ARTS
Residencies, Workshops, Arts Education and Community in the house that Edna Built!
Malika Booker

writer — London, UK – Malika Booker is a British writer, poet and multi-disciplinary artist of Guyanese ... more »

Application Portal Now Open

Accepting applications for first half of 2017 now. Deadline October 1.
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Our Workshop Series: Retreats and Intensives

Save the Date: NYC Intensive w/ Kristin Prevallet Nov 12. Click here to find out more.

Autumn is one of the most beautiful times at Millay. The Colony is happily ensconced in the foothills of the Berkshires and this provides such fecund inspiration for all of our artists. September is one of the months we offer a few two-week spots, so we are extra buzzing with rezzies! As so often is the case here, the groups grow close and cross-pollinate each other’s projects via conversations and studio visits.

Here’s who’s with us as the season turns:

Liza Birkenmeier, Playwriting; Brooklyn, NY
Antonio Breitenfeld de Sa-Dantes, Composing; Graz, Austria
Kavita Das, Non-Fiction; NY, NY
Barbara De Pirro, Visual Arts; Allyn, WA
John Kelly, Non-Fiction; NY, NY
Peter Murphy, Poetry; Ventnor City, NJ
Kathryn Savage, Fiction; Minneapolis, MN
Erin Somers, Fiction; Brooklyn, NY
Wei Tchou, Fiction; NY, NY
Ana Wieder-Blank, Visual Arts; NY, NY

Even a short visit to a few of the studios reminds us of why we work so hard to raise funds to provide this time and space to artists to nurture their processes. We stopped in to see Kavita Das, who’s been working on a biography… more »