Open Studios

at the Lucas Artists Residency Program

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 11AM - 5PM

VENUE: Artists Residency

Lucas Artists Residency Program Commons
Photo by Nathan Zanon
This event is presented as part of Montalvo Arts Center’s program series, Open Access—your opportunity to connect with Artists Fellows and Guest Artists at the Lucas Artists Program. This program is designed to offer audiences a behind the scenes view into how artists generate ideas, as well as showcase works in process and fully realized new work. Open Access offerings include conversations, performances, screenings, and culinary events. It also has a virtual presence as an online blog and archive. Find out more at

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This is a rare opportunity to visit the studios of the Lucas Artists Residency Program at Montalvo Arts Center, which are normally closed to the public. The public will be invited to visit the studios informally from 11am-5pm on Sunday, May 21. Artists will have their doors open to discuss their current work with the community.

Currently scheduled to be in residence are: Montalvo Culinary Artist Andrea Blum, poet Jen Bervin, artist and professor Michele Carlson, writer Allegra Hyde, visual artist Nora Krahl, artist and photographer Kija Lucas, author Patrick Rosal, musician Walt Szymanski, visual and sound artist Stephen Vitiello, and composer Juan Filipe Waller.

Parking is FREE but limited - please carpool if possible.