See where art is made, displayed and meet the artist | current events in date order

Folkestone Triennial
30 Aug to 2 Nov
Somerset Art Weeks
20 Sep to 5 Oct

Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2014, a county-wide visual arts festival which showcases artist led-projects and exhibitions, providing a platform for artists to collaborate and show new work - SAW blogg
Greenpoint Open Studios | Brooklyn USA
3 Oct to 5 Oct

It’s been a while since Greenpoint held its very own Greenpoint Open Studios and plans are in the works to produce this weekend long art event this Fall!
Sierra Art Trails Yosemite | USA
3 Oct to 5 Oct
Hadleigh Art Trail | Essex Summer of Art
3 Oct to 11 Oct

... returns as part of the Essex Summer of Art incorporating eighteen trails across Essex. Hadleigh Old Fire Station will be the venue for a week-long "All Trail" Exhibition open daily throughout the Trail (opening times vary - please check before your visit).
Colchester & Tendring Open Studios
13 Sep to 14 Sep, 20 Sep to 21 Sep, 27 Sep to 28 Sep, 4 Oct to 5 Oct

Artists open their studios to you for 4 Weekends in Autumn
Lambeth Open
4 Oct to 5 Oct

On the first weekend of October artists and crafts people across the borough of Lambeth will be opening their studio and work spaces to the public. Doors will be open from 10am to 6pm  admission is free
ARTsee Open Studio Tour
4 Oct to 5 Oct


ARTsee Open Studio Tour throughout Bernardsville and Bernards Township, NJ. Download a free map to visit twenty of the area's artists' home studios, including six area artists at the Farmstead Arts center. Visit the studios of painters, potters, jewelers, photographers, weavers and more, and view a variety of art on display and for sale. Go to for the free map and to read more...
Wasps Open Studios
4 Oct to 5 Oct

we will be opening our studio doors and inviting you into our spaces to see the tools of a working artistic trade. Wasps Open Studios gives you a rare opportunity to see inside an artists working space and talk to them directly about what inspires them
Wandsworth Artists' Open House
4 Oct to 5 Oct, 11 Oct to 12 Oct

More than 100 artists invite you into their homes every year as part of a boroughwide celebration of art. Visitors can view artists' crafts, design, sculpture, painting, jewellery, photography, drawing, film and installations
Santa Cruz Open Studios Art Tour | USA
4 Oct to 5 Oct, 11 Oct to 12 Oct, 18 Oct to 19 Oct

self-guided 300+ artists across Santa Cruz County welcome art admirers and buyers into their studios. One of the most popular annual events in the county, the Open Studios Art Tour welcomes thousands of locals and visitors who come from all over to see the creative process at work and experience first-hand the artistic diversity of our community
KLA ART 014 | Uganda
4 Oct to 31 Oct

KLA ART 014   Kampala's Contemporary Art Festival promotes innovation, experimentation and accessibility in contemporary Ugandan Art
Shrewsbury Open Studios
27 Sep to 28 Sep, 4 Oct to 5 Oct

Open Studios in Shropshire
11-5pm each day
Enjoy seeing original works of art? Curious about how and where artists and makers work, the materials they use, and how they get their ideas? Shrewsbury is full of creative people, and the Open Studios events give you the chance to meet some of them, and see their work close-up
Bundeena & Maianbar Art Trail | Australia
4 May, 1 Jun, 6 Jul, 3 Aug, 7 Sep, 5 Oct

The Bundeena Art Trail is a diverse group of artists that are linked by our location, our common desire to live close to nature and an unusual willingness to open our studio's to the wider community, and offer a glimpse into the working life and creatiive journey of the artist
Kensington & Fulham Open Studios
10 Oct to 12 Oct, 17 Oct to 19 Oct

KFOS in West London highlights the local creative talents in Kensington and Fulham. Taking place over two weekends, the Kensington and Fulham Open Studios will give local artists and community groups the opportunity to showcase their work within the very spaces in which they create it. Unique and intimate spaces such as attics, a houseboat, classrooms, living rooms and an office will be open to the public. Visitors to the festival get to explore this beautiful London area, meeting its...
East Yorkshire and Hull Open Studios
11 Oct to 12 Oct, 18 Oct to 19 Oct

Inspiration is never far away in this region with its stunning coast and serene Wolds. It provides the artists living and working here with a unique perspective that influences their work. We are both pleased and proud to share that work with you through this very special event.
Northamptonshire Open Studios & Art Trails
13 Sep to 28 Sep, 18 Oct to 19 Oct

Northampton Open Studios Weekender October 18 & 19


During the first two weeks of September each year artists invite you into their studios to witness at first hand the inspiration and motivation which drives them to create. Step inside a pottery, discuss carving with a stonemason or watch demonstrations of painting, printmaking and crafts of all sorts....

East Street Arts | Leeds
24 Oct to 26 Oct

Over ten venues across Leeds and surrounding area will open their doors to offer you an insight into artists’ workspaces. Spanning over a week, Open Studios includes tours, workshops, performances and exhibitions, culminating in a fully open weekend
5 Lands Art Trail | Australia
1 Mar to 2 Mar, 1 Nov to 2 Nov

Artist Open Studios Tour | USA
1 Nov

Artist Open Studios signs have been gracing the roads of the northwest corner of Rhode Island and we throw open the doors of our studios every year and invite you to learn about wheel-thrown pottery, glassblowing, stone carving, watercolor, oil painting, photography and sculpture. There are as many styles and concepts as there are mediums, which means there is something for everyone within reach of a comfortable drive
Roslindale Open Studios | USA
1 Nov to 2 Nov

A free community event where over 120 artists display and sell a wide variety of art: jewelry, paintings, ceramics, fiber, photography, sculpture, calligraphy, glass, prints, drawings, mixed media and assemblage in over 44 locations ~ home studios, group spaces and businesses
Kapiti Arts Trail | North Island
1 Nov to 2 Nov

The arts trail provides a showcase for artists living and/or working in the Kāpiti Coast District. It is a great opportunity for the public to meet artists at work in their studios, and to view artworks exhibited in a variety of venues
Breckland Art Trail
8 Nov to 16 Nov

The third Breckland Art Trail will see spaces open up for artists to exhibit and sell artwork, as well as a whole host of art demonstrations and workshops for people to take part in
Front Room Art Trail | Totterdown Bristol
14 Nov to 16 Nov

Every year the creative community of Totterdown delivers a three-day extravaganza of art, theatre, poetry, film, wool, music (you name it, we can bring it!)
Wakefield Artwalk
29 Jan, 26 Mar, 28 May, 30 Jul, 24 Sep, 26 Nov

On a Wednesday in alternate months, take a walk on the wild side and experience Wakefield’s alternative night out! Venues across Wakefield come alive with a variety of visual arts and crafts, live music, and performances. All are welcome, so slip on some comfy shoes and come and enjoy the art on offer whilst you explore our city!
Oahu Open Studios | USA
6 Dec to 7 Dec, 13 Dec to 14 Dec

The art-loving, art-buying visitors enjoy one-on-one interactions with the artists and artisans, opportunities to watch live demonstrations, learn about what inspires the artists, talk story and purchase art directly from the artists. Artist venues can range from gallery settings, home studios, outdoor venues and other alternative exhibition spaces
Open Studios North Fife
2 May to 3 May

artists, makers and designers welcome you to visit them in their work spaces in the north of Fife over the first weekend in May
BS9 Arts Open Studios
9 May to 10 May

Meet artists at venues  in  Stoke Bishop,  Westbury-on-Trym  &  Henleaze

11am - 5pm
Wylye Valley Art Trail
23 May to 31 May

a nine day festival of visual art and craft in and around the Wylye Valley, South Wiltshire. A unique opportunity to see the wide range of art being carried out in this area. Visit open studios, exhibitions and galleries. Meet and talk to artists and craftspeople.
Rutland Open Studios
30 May to 31 May, 6 Jun to 7 Jun, 13 Jun to 14 Jun, 20 Jun to 21 Jun, 27 Jun to 28 Jun

Art in the Making - an action packed weekend of art and craft 30 & 31 May  followed an invitation to visit their studios and workshops throughout weekends in June.