Artists & Writers

Between the Bars

Michael Burts, Pen Pal website, connections, newsletter and more. 802-773-4029. (also known as Reaching Beyond The Walls) Sign up for emails at

Cell Door Magazine

14985 Road 40.2, Mancos CO 81328. 970-533-7383. Shares inmate writings and art on their website.

Fine Art America

2415 N. Geneva Terrace, Chicago IL 60614. Fee to sell art on website. Someone outside needs to submit. Provides marketing tools for website setup, social media print sales, e-newsletters and more.

InsideOUT Writers

Attn: Alumni Program/Re-Entry Services

1212 N. Vermont Blvd. 2nd Floor, Los Angeles CA 90029. 323-660-1866. Directed toward the youth. Writing services, re-entry and more.

Prison Arts Touching Hearts (PATH)

PO Box 1702, Mill Valley CA 94942. Provides a platform to showcase the talents of
incarcerated artists.

Prisoner Express

PO Box #6556, Ithaca NY 14851. 607-252-6946. Newsletter uses inmate writings and art, voice to the free world. Educational & other programs.

Prisons Foundation

2512 Virginia Ave. NW, #58043, Washington DC 20037. Free information & publishing advice for writers. Inmates can pay for document services.

Prison Writers Leon Kelley

PO Box 334, New York NY 10002. Where prisoners have a voice – writings posted on the website.

Ridge Art Association

210 Cypress Gardens Blvd SW, Winter Haven FL 33880. 863-291-5661. Send SASE for contest information.

Safe Streets Arts Foundation

2512 Virginia Ave. NW #58043, Washington DC 20037. 202-393-1511. Inmates’ art work shown and sold.

Southwest Correctional Art Network (SCAN)

Attn: Grady Hillman, 7010 Isabelle Drive, Austin TX 78752.

PO Box 1773, Avondale AZ 85323. Shows and sells inmate art on web. Send a self-addressed prepaid envelope to receive an application.

A Touch of Light

300 Lenora Street #311, Seattle WA 98121. 206-245-4937. Artist resources for incarcerated individuals and their families.

Justice Arts Coalition (JAC)

PO Box 8261, Silver Spring MD 20907. Prisoners, ex-prisoner, displaying art on the web and in shows.

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