Djerassi Resident Artists Program

Discipline(s): Choreography, Music Composition, Literature, Visual Arts, and Media Arts/New Genre


Eligibility: Emerging to mid-career artists. International applicants welcome. Students are not eligible for residencies.


Session: Mid-March – mid-November; 4-5 week sessions


Description: The Artists’ Barn contains three visual art studios, a large dance studio, a darkroom, and a music composition studio with a baby grand and electric piano. The studios are rustic with wood burning stoves and modest sleeping lofts. There is also a kitchen, a large common area, shared bathrooms, and laundry facilities in the Barn. The Djerassi Resident Artists Program is internationally recognized as one of the eminent artist residency programs. We strive to provide the best possible residency experience for artists of superior talent from a diverse range of backgrounds and geographical locations. As stewards of a unique and beautiful property, we also seek to preserve the land and use our facilities wisely and efficiently for maximum benefit to the artists and with the least impact on the environment. Room, board, and studio space provided.


2325 Bear Gulch Road, Woodside, CA 94062