Finally ... space.

cornerstone Studios Limited is an independent 501(c)(3) organization established in 2015 to create affordable studio space for emerging and career visual artists, especially those living in the Washington Heights and Inwood neighborhoods of northern NYC.

Located on the third floor of Our Saviour's Atonement Lutheran Churchcornerstone STUDIOS participates in NoMAA's annual Uptown Arts Stroll and hosts periodic exhibitions in its L-Gallery. 

Studio178 is a rotating 11-month residency for immigrant artists, recent MFA graduates, late career artists, or artists in financial need. Cost to artists is $178/month. New applications will be accepted beginning December 1, 2019. 


For updates on vacancies, open studios, and other events at cornerstone STUDIOS, please like our Facebook page at or email

cornerstone STUDIOS' Executive Director is Jeff Hoppa.

Gifts are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by IRS regulations.

To reach Cornerstone Pottery, another wonderful uptown arts organization, please call (917) 745-6850.