The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico, established in 1954, is one of the oldest artist residence programs in the country. The Foundation’s mission is to “Support the artist and the creative process” and serves as a haven for visual artists, literary artists and music composers. We are located on fifteen acres in the heart of Taos, New Mexico, a four-hundred-year-old multicultural community renowned for its popularity with artists.
Freehold Taos is is an international cultural center that seeks to provide a serene workspace (a two-room adobe casita with a bedroom, office, full bath and a kitchenette) and quiet, uninterrupted time for writers to practice their craft. Selective year-round residencies are open to writers, curators, artists and academics. The center is interested in writers working in all genres, curators and academics in all fields and artists working in small format, text-based work or plein air painting.
Freehold Taos Residency Center is located on Ute Mountain Ranch in Taos County, New Mexico. Selected residents stay in a beautiful, newly renovated casita that includes an office, bedroom, kitchenette and full bathroom. The ranch, situated on five acres overlooking Ute Mountain, is a refuge from the stresses of daily life. Residents are able to focus on their creative practice during their stay in the Rio Grande del Norte Monument. Read More…
Physical Location: HC 81 Box 672, Questa, NM 87556 (Ute Mountain Ranch in Taos County, New Mexico (Mapquest))