Studio Rental

Note: All studio space is currently occupied. To be added to the waiting list for future vacancies, please email

Lease Duration: 3 months to 12 months (shorter leases, studio share, temporary use is negotiable)

Price Range: $250 – $390 per month

Studio space is available in the Farm House and can be used as private space for art production and private instruction. Ideal for artists, weavers, photographers, sculptors, poets, writers, musicians, crafters and general office space and other arts related uses.

Studios are located on the second floor and include 24-hour access, good light, free storage closest, slop sink, shared used of two bathrooms and shared use of the kitchen.  Leases include space, heat/AC, wireless internet, security system and parking.

No oil paints, or open flames.

Studio Details:

(Occupied) The spacious Northeast Studio is 12’8” x 15’4” corner room with 3 windows, one is a dormer. With generous light, it also has a full river view. This room could be shared. Wide-planked floors. Storage closet is 55” x 34”.

(Occupied) The charming Southeast Studio is a 13’3” x 12’ 4” corner room, with 3 windows, one of which is a dormer. A wall of art display shelves, 7’ ceiling. Full river view, great light. Wide-planked floors. One closet 34” x 77” (deep).

(Occupied) The Southwest Studio is 11’ deep by 10’4” wide with 7’3’ ceiling, wide-plank floors. Large storage area: 4’2” deep, 10’4” wide. Through the window is an excellent view of 1760’s restored English barn, and antique Cow Barn.

(Occupied) With full southern exposure, and plenty of light, the South Studio of  12’ 6” x 14’ 7” and 8’ ceilings offers spacious working area for a committed artist. From the two windows is a view of the river, lawn and  woods. Wide-planked floors. One closet 32” deep x 54”.

(Occupied) The North Studio with two windows is 12’ 10” by 9’ 8” with an 8’ ceiling, wide-plank floors. Included is a Walker Hanging System and two storage closets. View of the river, and antique-farm Wagon House.  Two closets 22” x 46” and 25” x 51” (shelves on each side).

What our Artists in Residence Say: “I enthusiastically recommend Farmstead Arts as an affordable, safe and inspirational place to lease a studio. “



Upcoming Events

  • Morning Acrylic Painting
    November 14, 2019|10:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Fundamentals of Drawing
    November 14, 2019|2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • Drawing and Painting the Figure
    November 14, 2019|3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Intro to Illustration and Cartooning
    November 16, 2019|11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  • The How's and Why's of Drawing
    November 16, 2019|3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Gallery Hours
    November 17, 2019|1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • Winter Show Reception
    November 17, 2019|1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  • The Adult School - Classes
    November 18, 2019|9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Made possible, in part, by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.


Farmstead Arts Center, 450 King George Road, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920 | (908) 636 7576

Office Hours: Monday - Wednesday 9 am – 1 pm
Farm House (open to the public): Monday - Wednesday 11 am – 1 pm
Gallery Hours (when there is a show in progress):
Same as the Farm House hours plus Sundays 1 pm – 4 pm (unless there is a concert or other event)

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