Summer 2018 Calendar



Part silent meditation retreat, part transformational art experience.

Early Bird Registration — June 1 (save $100)

Registration Deadline — June 22 — Register here.

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Participants in the Artmonk Retreat lift the silence by making an offering of the fruits of our week of practice together.

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Imagine a week of day of silent, focused artmaking, supported by your fellow temporary Artmonks, meditating together in the morning, eating homegrown food prepared with love.

Retreat + Art Combo (July 14-28) — (save $100)

Early Bird Registration — June 1 (save an additional $100)

Registration Deadline — June 22 — Register here.

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Ceremony, dance, meditation, celebration, outdoors, singing, nourishing homegrown food, community, creativity… step into your wild self. 

Early Bird Registration — July 1 (save $50)

Registration Deadline — August 1 — Register here.

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Are you interested in communal living? Farm/Art life? Co-ownership models? Join the conversation on how to create an active community that offers creativity and sanctuary.

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A collaboration between the Art Monastery and San Francisco Zen Center, we will study the Heart Sutra and learn meditative painting, with time to develop your own art projects.

Registration Deadline — July 30 — Register here.

1601 Shoreline Highway, Muir Beach, California 94965

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We hope you can join us in Vermont and California.

Please contact if you have any questions about getting involved.