About Monson Arts

Monson Arts is a new artists’ residency and arts center in Monson, Maine offering 4-week residencies for artists and writers  as well as shorter intensive workshops and community programs throughout the year. Artists-in-residence receive a private studio, private bedroom in shared housing, all meals, and a stipend. Application for this program is open to artists and writers from all over the world working in all media and at any stage in their career. Located at the edge of Maine’s North Woods near the Appalachian Trail, the town is surrounded by areas of stunning natural beauty.

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About the Town of Monson

About the Town of Monson

Monson is located at the edge of Maine’s North Woods- a 3.5 million acres of forest bordering Canada. It is the last town on the Appalachian Trail before the beginning of the 100-Mile Wilderness that leads to Mount Katahdin. Since it was founded in 1822, the community...

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Time and space to create. Monson Arts is a new artists’ residency and arts center in Monson, Maine. Programs include residencies for artists and writers, intensive shorter workshops, and educational partnerships with area secondary schools.