Artist In Residency

Would you like to bring teaching artists to your school or community site? Phoenix Center for the Arts facilitates artist in residency programs in visual, performing, and literary arts throughout the valley. Programs are customized to meet each site’s needs, and range from monthly to daily instruction, from K-12 after-school programs to senior centers.

For more information or to request a quote, contact Rashaad Thomas at 602-254-3100 x305 or r.thomas(at)

Artist in Residency Classes Offered:
Visual Arts
Drawing & Painting
Ceramics & Sculpture
Performing Arts
Literary Arts
Creative Writing

If your school is interested in more information about a Phoenix Center for the Arts Artist in Residency program, please email l.wilde(at) to answer any questions you might have or request a pricing quote.

Current residencies include:
Advance U Elementary, Imagine Schools – Avondale, Silverado Scottsdale Memory Care Community, and Terraces of Phoenix.

Previous residencies include:
Academia del Pueblo, Arizona Collegiate High SchoolAvista Senior Living – North MountainPeoria Public LibrarySouth Pointe ElementarySouth Pointe Junior High, Sunrise Mountain Library, and White Tank Library.