Artist in Residence studios
Resident artists will have exclusive use of one of the eight designated studios. The residents have access between the hours of 8am to 10pm as well as access to, power, lighting and ample natural light.
|Beckett studio (servant quarters)||9 x 2.5m||Yes||Yes|
|Grainger studio (servant quarters)||3.5 x 3.5m||Yes||Yes|
|Laundry studio||3.5 x 3m||Yes||Yes|
|Marshall studio (servant quarters)||3.5 x 3.5m||No*||Yes|
|Parr studio (the coach house)||5.27 x 5.41m||Yes||Yes|
|Seivers studio (at the rear of the coach house)||4 x 4m||No**||Yes|
|Tayler studio (butler quarters)||5.2 x 3.7m||Yes||Yes|
|Traill studio (governess quarters and school room)||5 x 4m||Yes||Yes|
*There is access to water from the artist communal space (AIR Space) on the ground floor of the Traill studio.
**There is access to water for the Sievers studio, external to the building near the entrance to the Parr studio.
Additional Information about the Parr studio
The Parr studio is in the coach house and measures 5.27 x 5.41 metres. The coach house includes use of the secure yard. Special conditions for the Parr Studio include:
- Hot work (welding, oxy cutting etc) and metal cutting, grinding or polishing is not permitted within the room.
- Hot work is also not permitted within 3 metres of the outbuildings.
- The sculptor should prepare and provide appropriate job safety analysis, risk assessments and OH&S plans for any work that involves heavy material.
All materials are to be stored within this allocated space and not outside the building.
Accommodation is not included as part of this residency.
The gardens surrounding the mansion and the residencies are open to the general public.
Under a leasing arrangement, a small school occupies the historic mansion.
We periodically organise a studio open day of our Artists in Residence program. If you would like to be invited to a studio tour please subscribe to our Arts and Culture eNews.
Once a year, we organise school groups to tour the studios.