Announces Artists for the 2018 Residency Program

STONELEAF RETREAT 2018 Artists-in-Residence. From top left, in chronological residency order: Liz Collins, Emma Kohlmann, Sinta Tantra, Rena Dextrixhe, Las Hermanas Iglesias, Camille Lee, Mahwish Chisty, Monica Palma, Elise Rasmussen, Theresa Chromati, Katiushka Melo, Rebecca Reeve

After reviewing over 150 applications from the open call for women artists, STONELEAF RETREAT is excited to announce its 2018 Artists-in-Residence; Mahwish Chisty (Ohio), Theresa Chromati (Brooklyn), Liz Collins (Brooklyn), Rena Detrixhe (Oklahoma), Las Hermanas Iglesias (Queens), Emma Kohlmann (Massachusetts), Camille Lee (New Jersey), Katiushka Melo (Brooklyn), Mónica Palma (Brooklyn), Elise Rasmussen (Brooklyn) and Sinta Tantra (London).

STONELEAF RETREAT is also proud to welcome Rebecca Reeve (Brooklyn) as its first All Season Artist-in-Residence. Reeve, from now until March 2019, will use the land at STONELEAF to create photographs from her temporal site-specific works and take part in the July-August 2018 residency program.

This year STONELEAF has been focusing on what it means to ‘belong’, which influenced the choice of artists, whose diverse practices and backgrounds are complimented by disciplines which explore various subject matter such as immigration, labor, social activism, the environment, history, truth and feminism.

STONELEAF RETREAT invites everyone to join them and the artists-in-residence for the four open studios this year. For more information about all the artists please click here.




April 27 – May 13, 2018: Liz Collins, Emma Kohlmann, Sinta Tantra | Open studios Sat May 12

May 25 – June 10, 2018: Rena Detrixhe Las Hermanas Iglesias, Camille Lee | Open studios Sat June 9

June 22 – July 8, 2018: Mahwish Chisty, Mónica Palma, Elise Rasmussen | Open studios Sat July 7

July 20 – August 5, 2018: Theresa Chromati, Katiushka Melo, Rebecca Reeve | Open studios Sat Aug 4

For further information, please contact and follow @stoneleafretreat.