Up to 3 1/2 months
Paid by host 

Accommodation with kitchen and bath and studio.

Paid by artist 

Artists purchase their own food and prepare their own meals, individual traveling expenses, working material, personal needs.

Application guidelines 

Residency is open to emerging and professional artists, writers, architects, natural scientists and musicians. Applications are accepted online through the Center's website. $15 application fee.



mid-April every year

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology


To expand the relationship between art, nature, and humanity to maintaining a facility appropriate to its needs that is in harmony with the inspirational coastal environment of Cascade Head.

The Sitka Center also offers the Jordan Schnitzer Printmaking Residency (for non-printmakers), which was established in 2002 to provide artists with little or no printmaking experience a 2-week residency to explore a new creative medium with guidance, instruction and technical assistance from a master etching printer.

Accommodation Information 

Individual apartments separate from studio


On the central Oregon coast in the Cascade National Scenic Research Area and near the Salmon River Estuary and Pacific Ocean.

56605 Sitka Drive
Otis, OR 97368
United States
+1 541 9945485
+1 541 9948024

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