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Vermont Studio Center

Vermont Studio Center's Space
Vermont Studio Center's Studio
Vermont Studio Center's Park
Vermont Studio Center's Artist
Vermont Studio Center's Building Exterior
Location USA / Vermont
Established 1984
Tel +1 802 635 2727
Website Vermont Studio Center Website
Address P.O. Box 613 05656 Johnson, VT United States
Founded by artists in 1984, the Vermont Studio Center (VSC) is the largest international artists' and writers' Residency Program in the United States, hosting 50 visual artists and writers each month from across the country and around the world.

Located in the northern Vermont mill village of Johnson, (pop. 3,450), the Vermont Studio Center resides in the heart of the Green Mountains, a beautiful and pastoral region in the northeastern United States.

The Center’s 30 historic buildings are all situated along the banks of the Gihon River. VSC buildings are within walking distance of each other and the center of the village.


Number of Residents 50
Studio Type Painting studios: (300 sq.ft.) Black and white darkrooms (200 sq.ft.). Private Studio, Private studio space appropriate to the medium (open 24-hour). For a detailed description of the studios and facilities
Other Facilities Dining room - Lounge - Gallery Meditation house


Nearest Airport Burlington International Airport (BTV)
Nearest Station The closest train stations are located in Waterbury and Essex Junction, VT.
Driving Instructions Please see the website for detailed information.