The real estate search is on for 17 artists whose studios in the American Tin Cannery are going away. | Arts & Culture Blog

 The real estate search is on for 17 artists whose studios in the American Tin Cannery are going away. | Arts & Culture Blog

It’s a long and winding journey for the American Tin Cannery building in Pacific Grove to become a hotel, and along the way tenants are leaving. The popular anchor restaurant, First Awakenings, relocated just up the street to David Avenue in Monterey this spring. Next, the ArtWorks @ Pacific Grove studios that are currently home to 17 artist studios, are moving out after four-and-a-half years in the space. 

The nonprofit Arts Council for Monterey County holds the lease and then subleases it out to artists. They’ve been instructed by their landlord, Foursome Development, to vacate by early October, according to Erin Lyman, programs and events coordinator for the Arts Council. 

The Arts Council is looking for a home for all of those artists before the move-out date, and asking members of the public who…

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