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Artist Bungalow view
Walking beach at Exnihilo Art Center
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Artist Bungalows

Exnihilo Art Center

Emerging Program member

Exnihilo will be a haven for personal creative endeavor. We will offer art professionals, art students, and anyone else with a creative pursuit an inspirational space to explore new works either in community with other artists, or within private studio space for an extended period of time.


Miley, Long Island: Bahamas

Exnihilo is situated overlooking the beautiful turquoise water of the Atlantic on one of the remote, less traveled islands of The Bahamas. The grounds will consist of interconnecting inspirational spaces for rest, work and community, including: Artist Bungalows: private ocean view bungalows with studio space, a private bath, and a kitchenette. Ceramics Courtyard: Our outdoor ceramics and sculpture studio for throwing, fabrication and firing. SilverSmithing Studio: A jewelry studio packed with all the tools. Workshop Space: The studio for glass, painting, and other art forms Gathering House: The central hub of Exnihilo, the Gathering House is where residents come together for meals and to share inspiration. It houses a community studio space, and the Exnihilo Gallery, open to the public. Recording Studio: A creative space for writing, recording, editing, and production.

Contact Information

13719 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, Maryland 20904
United States