The Arts Walk

Part of Art on 8th, the Arts Walk teamed up with Dance Place and ArtSpace Lofts to offer DC’s artistic community an exciting place to create and exhibit their work. Visit the studios to shop—and join us for free music, dance, and more at Monroe Street Market.

For more information on our artist work studios, see below.

For more information on Dance Place, visit

For more information on ArtSpace Lofts, visit

For artist studio inquiries, please contact Violet Mantell, Program Associate. Or click here to apply for a studio.

the edgewood arts building

A uniquely designed, 3,000-square-foot dream workspace for artists of all kinds, perfect for big projects and even bigger exhibitions. Meet and mingle, get inspired, or create your own masterpieces—creativity reigns at "The Edge."

  • Free-standing, 3,000 sq. ft. arts building
  • Designed with floor-to-ceiling windows to let in natural light
  • Pre-wired for flexible lighting and multi-media exhibits
  • Flexible arts and community building for hosted events and art shows

For leasing inquiries for Edgewood Arts please contact Elizabeth Zinni

Artist work studios

Whether you want to draw, paint, print, sculpt, weave, or build, you’ll finally have the space to express your creativity and exhibit your work in one of the spacious, brand new work studios at Brookland Works.

  • 27 artist work studios on first floor of Brookland Works
  • Rear patios open right up to the bike trail
  • Glass garage doors let in lots of natural light
  • Spacious layouts with high ceilings and bathrooms

Artists may apply to CulturalDC for a work studio; proposals will be reviewed by a selection panel based on eligibility criteria. Click here to learn more and find out how to apply.