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

Maui Open Studios Event | USA
7 Feb to 8 Feb, 14 Feb to 15 Feb, 21 Feb to 22 Feb

The Annual Maui Open Studios Event is held over all 4 weekends in February every year on the Hawaiian island of Maui. The event kicks off each year with a festive Opening Celebration and Preview Exhibition where art-lovers, both local and tourist alike, can enjoy live music, cash bars and no-host appetizers as well as meet many of the artists in person and preview a few pieces of their work. A 40-page, full-color Maui Open Studios guidebook is also available. The event continues for three...


http://www.MauiOpenStudios.com
https://www.facebook.com/MauiOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/MauiOS
Open Studios Ayrshire
24 Apr to 27 Apr

Come and enjoy the stunning Ayrshire coastline and countryside from Troon to Ballantrae - and take away a beautiful painting | photograph | vessel ... to enjoy every day and remind you of your visit!   Artists, cafters, photographers invite you to their workspaces and studios ~ Inspiration from so many styles and methods

 


http://www.openstudiosayrshire.com
http://www.facebook.com/OpenStudiosAyrshire
https://twitter.com/walker_irene
Open Up | Sheffield & South Yorkshire
2 May to 4 May, 9 May to 10 May

Open UpOver 150 artists in Sheffield and South Yorkshire in 63 venues, across 2 weekends you are welcomed by a range of artists of different genres, who produce an astonishing array of quality, creative work in every style and medium imaginable. Watch artists demonstrate their techniques, exhibit and make their work, and some artists will offer opportunities to take part in workshop activities. Come and see what they do, how they do it, and ask them why they do it!


http://www.openupsheffield.co.uk
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Open-Up-Sheffield/165739436837727
https://twitter.com/openupsheffield
Oxfordshire Artweeks
2 May to 25 May

North Oxfordshire  2 - 10 May
Oxford City   9 - 17 May
South Oxfordshire  16 - 25 May 

Each May, Oxfordshire artists and craftspeople open their studios to the public for the county’s most important arts festival.


http://www.artweeks.org/
https://www.facebook.com/OxfordshireArtweeks
https://twitter.com/OxonArtweeks
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


www.openstudiosfife.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/OpenStudiosNorthFife
https://twitter.com/OpenStudiosFife
BS9 Arts Open Studios
9 May to 10 May

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

11am - 5pm


http://www.bs9arts.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/BS9-Arts/605774372826383
https://twitter.com/BS9Arts
Ilfracombe Art Trail
9 May to 10 May

An open house event of artists, of all disciplines, displaying their work in their own homes, art galleries, shops, cafes, restaurants etc all around the town


http://artilfracombe.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/IlfracombeArtTrail
https://twitter.com/Art_Ilfracombe
Angus Open Studios
14 May to 18 May

Angus Open Studios ~ fostering and promoting artists, contemporary and traditional craftsmen, and designer-makers in Angus


http://www.angusopenstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/AngusOpenStudios
Crickhowell Open Studios
23 May to 25 May
http://www.crickhowellinfo.org.uk/http://www.visitcrickhowell.co.uk/what-to-do/activities/art-galleries/artist-studios/tourism/attractions/festivals-events/listing/526
https://breconbeacons.wordpress.com/2014/05/19/crickhowell-open-studios/
https://twitter.com/orielcric
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.


http://wvat.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wylye-Valley-Art-Trail/170107543030942
https://twitter.com/WylyeValleyArt
Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios
23 May to 7 Jun

272 artist venues involving over 550 artists, will be open across Norfolk. Art Trails, demonstrations and events have also been organised by artists for visitors.  See the website for full details and to download a brochure containing all artist venues.


http://www.nnopenstudios.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/NNOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/NNOpenStudios
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.


http://www.rutlandopenstudios.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/RutlandOpenStudio
https://twitter.com/Rutopstud
Shropshire Hills Art Week
30 May to 7 Jun

Shropshire Hills Art Week | SHAW set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a wonderful way to discover artists and makers who are opening their studios for visitors to come and see their wonderful, skilled and unique creations.


http://www.shropshirehillsartweek.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shropshire-Hills-Art-Week/569377059810156
https://twitter.com/ShropsHillsArt
E17 Art Trail | London
30 May to 14 Jun

Bestow giftwraps the invitation of over 3500 practising artists and creative contributors, an invitation to enjoy the vision, to relish the gifts and to consider the ideas of our creative community. Doors are open to you revealing new compositions in artists workspaces and homes. Poets, playwrights, musicians, and comics will captivate you with stories old and new. You will encounter art that is joyous, challenging, confrontational, delightful, humourous, distinguished,...


http://www.e17arttrail.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/E17ArtTrail
https://twitter.com/E17ArtTrail
Wilmslow Art Trail
5 Jun to 7 Jun

Wilmslow is staging its first ever Art Trail on Sept 20/21st 2014. Wonderful pop-up exhibitions by professional artists will be dotted around the town's venues!


https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wilmslow-Art-Trail/1433598846919642
https://twitter.com/WilmslowArt
Bucks Open Studios
6 Jun to 21 Jun

In June every year over 500 artists and makers from the county including painters, glass workers, basket weavers, metal workers, wood turners, jewellery makers, book makers, print makers and silk makers will be opening their studios to everyone for free and showcasing their talent through demonstrations, exhibitions and workshops with opportunities to buy as well.

 


www.bucksopenstudios.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/bucksopenstudios
https://twitter.com/BucksOpenStudio
North Yorkshire Open Studios
6 Jun to 7 Jun, 13 Jun to 14 Jun

Welcome to North Yorkshire Open Studios – A free event that combines culture, breathtaking views and a chance to hone your navigation skills! Each year, artists and makers across the whole of North Yorkshire invite the public into a host of intriguing spaces. From hidden locations on the North Yorkshire Moors and harbourside huts in Whitby and Scarborough to suburban living rooms in Harrogate and beautiful back gardens in the remote Yorkshire Dales


http://www.nyos.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/NorthYorkshireOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/NY_open_studios
Forth Valley Open Studios
6 Jun to 14 Jun

Welcome to Forth Valley Open Studios

Artists across Central Scotland open their doors to you


http://www.forthvalleyopenstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/forthvalley.openstudios
https://twitter.com/FVOS_
Art House Leicester
13 Jun to 15 Jun

Art House Annual Exhibition.Open House Art Exhibition and Trail in the Clarendon Park & Stoneygate areas of Leicester ~
Jewellery, Textiles, Fine Art, Sculpture & Ceramics


http://www.art-house.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/art.house.leicester
https://twitter.com/ArtHouseLeics
Cotswolds Open Studios
27 Jun to 28 Jun

Talented craftspeople and artists in the Cirencester, Fairford and Tetbury area throw open their doors to the visitors


http://www.creativesintobusiness.com/Projects/cotswold-open-studios-hidden-treasures.html
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cotswold-Open-Studios-Hidden-Treasures/124549534368074
https://twitter.com/CotswoldOpenStu
Marlborough Open Studios
4 Jul to 5 Jul, 11 Jul to 12 Jul, 18 Jul to 19 Jul, 25 Jul to 26 Jul

Join the MOS community for an extended art trail stretching from the Devizes, Calne and Pewsey areas, through the Pewsey Vale to the heart of Marlborough and across to Froxfield, Baydon and Hungerford. Artists will be pleased to talk to you about their work, methods, passions or even their garden


www.marlboroughopenstudios.com
https://www.facebook.com/marlboroughos
https://twitter.com/MarlboroughOS
Arran Open Studios | Isle of Arran
14 Aug to 17 Aug

Over thirty local artists take part in opening their studios to visitors all around the beautiful Isle of Arran. Wander from studio to studio through Arran's beautiful landscape. View paintings, drawings, etchings, jewellery, pottery, textiles, woodturning, photography all in the backdrop of our beautiful island. See how artists work, find out what inspires them and, if you like,have the opportunity to purchase something unique and locally created. Arran's artists look forward to meeting...


http://www.arranopenstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Arran12
Coastal Currents | Hastings & Bexhill
28 Aug to 13 Sep

Artists in their homes, studios, beach huts and gardens ~ offering a wealth of arts and crafts from bold outdoor sculptures, to paintings, prints, jewellery, textiles, ceramics, books and prints ~ wonderful opportunity to meet local artists and makers, browse, buy or commission artwork ...


http://coastalcurrents.org.uk/category/os2014
https://www.facebook.com/CoastalCurrents
https://twitter.com/CoastalCurrents
The Art Tour Northumberland
5 Sep to 6 Sep, 12 Sep to 13 Sep, 19 Sep to 20 Sep, 26 Sep to 27 Sep

held annually during the summer months, with associated events before Christmas. As many as 80 artists open their studios to the public across Northumberland. Visitors have the chance to see the whole creative process, talk to artists and purchase work as well as enjoying a day out in the countryside


http://www.networkartists.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/thearttour
https://twitter.com/the_art_tour
Devon Open Studios
5 Sep to 20 Sep

Devon Open Studios is a unique opportunity to meet artists in their studios in some of the most beautiful, unexplored parts of Devon. In addition to being able to buy art direct from the creator, many demonstrate, give talks or give you a chance to have a go.


http://www.devonartistnetwork.co.uk/AboutDOS
https://www.facebook.com/events/219319171558081/
https://twitter.com/DevonArtistNet
Melbourne Festival & Art Trail
19 Sep to 20 Sep

Art, music, food, crowds of people and usually the sun shines! Everyone can enjoy a late summer splash of colour and energy as each September Melbourne comes alive as a hub for the creative and performing arts! This year over 70 local homes, businesses, halls and churches will be opening their doors to nearly 120 artists in the heart of Melbourne featuring a variety of mediums and styles of work


http://www.melbournefestival.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/TheMelbourneFestival
https://twitter.com/MelbourneFest
Open Art Spaces | Kensington & Fulham
9 Oct to 18 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...


http://www.openartspaces.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/KFOPENSTUDIOS
https://twitter.com/KFOPENSTUDIOS