STABLE's mission is strengthening Washington, DC's contemporary visual arts community by providing affordable and sustainable studio space, fostering an engaged, diverse community, and collaborating with local, national, and international partners to provide programming and exhibition opportunities in Washington, DC.



STABLE will change the arts landscape in DC by supporting a creative community where visual artists not only remain in the city but thrive.



STABLE is committed to excellence in the visual arts, an engaged inclusive community, dialogue, partnerships and stability.




STABLE is partnering with well-established arts organizations to bring diverse programming into the STABLE studio complex. The artists working within STABLE have the opportunity to expand their professional practice while connecting to the unique cultural assets, creative communities and institutions based in Washington, DC.