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

Anglesey Arts Weeks
12 Apr to 27 Apr

60 painters, sculptors, photographers, printmakers, installation artists and craftworkers open 
their studios to visitors, along with 5 galleries. You may find anything from cards, prints and original works of art to buy; see anything from works in progress to exhibitions of contemporary art. Venues include studios, chapels, barns, sheds, galleries and artists’ homes


http://www.angleseyartsforum.org/en
https://www.facebook.com/AngleseyArtsWeeksOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/AngleseyArts
Mission Artists United Open Studios
26 Apr to 27 Apr

This annual event invites art lovers & collectors to follow the red dots on the sidewalk into the working lives & studios of over 200 artists. True to the neighborhood, the diversity of artwork is vast: painting, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, photography, charcoal, collage, digital & performance art… all available for enjoyment & purchase directly from the artist.


http://missionartistsunited.org/
https://www.facebook.com/MissionArtists
https://twitter.com/sfmau
Open Studios Ayrshire
26 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
Cambridge Arts Open Studios | USA
26 Apr to 27 Apr

For the first time in its tradition, Cambridge Open Studios will take place over one spectacular weekend this spring. Artists throughout Cambridge will open their doors to the public for the sixth annual city-wide event. Meet local artists and discover unique paintings, jewelry, fiber arts, ceramics, film, mixed-media, literary works, and more!


http://www2.cambridgema.gov/CAC/Community/Cambridge_Open_Studios.cfm
https://twitter.com/CambridgeArts
Lexington Open Studios | USA
26 Apr to 27 Apr

Grab a map on-line or at the locations listed on our website and spend a couple of days, perhaps on your bicycle, scouting out all the nooks and crannies in the town to see what goes on in these artists' studios


http://www.lexingtonopenstudios.org/
https://www.facebook.com/LexingtonOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/Lex_OpenStudios
Coromandel Arts Tour | NZ
19 Apr to 20 Apr, 26 Apr to 27 Apr

For 2 weekends, over 25 artists from around Coromandel town invite you to their studios. You can meet the artists, see new work in the context that it is created, buy direct from the artist, network and learn new techniques.


http://coromandelartstour.co.nz/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Coromandel-Artstour/165984626775285
https://twitter.com/CoroArtstour
Powys Arts Month | Mis Celfyddydau Powys
1 May to 31 May

This May we're joining together with artists and animateurs, musicians and makers, poets, potters and performers right across Powys to offer you a veritable smorgasbord of activities with something for everyone


http://www.powysartsmonth.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Powys-Arts-Month/107352206036579
https://twitter.com/PowysArtsMonth
West Berkshire and North Hampshire Open Studios
3 May to 26 May

over 100 artists to visit and all represented in our flagship exhibition INSIGHT 2014, in the renowned gallery at New Greenham Arts

Twitter hashtag #OpenStudios14_WBNH


www.open-studios.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Open-Studios-West-Berkshire-North-Hampshire/162569903823708
https://twitter.com/robfitzmaurice
Open Studios North Fife
3 May to 5 May

79 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
Cloth Road Arts Week
3 May to 11 May

an opportunity to meet artists, see their work and discover the wide range of visual arts produced in this area and take part in workshops


http://clothroadartists.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cloth-Road-Arts-Week/238165652914764
Nillumbik Artists Open Studios | Australia
23 Nov to 24 Nov, 30 Nov to 1 Dec, 3 May to 4 May, 10 May to 11 May

38 artists, 25 studios and disciplines including painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, jewellery, textiles and photography.  There’s something for everyone so be inspired and join in on this great opportunity to see masters at work


http://artistsopenstudios.com.au
https://www.facebook.com/groups/271408756221055
Needham Open Studios | USA
3 May to 4 May

Come take a behind-the-scenes look at Needham's community of visual artists, tour and visit the artists in their studios, see how they make their art, and find unique hand-made treasures


http://www.needhamopenstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Needham-Open-Studios-May-3-4-2014/300109708419
Artists' Open Houses | Brighton & Hove
3 May to 4 May, 10 May to 11 May, 17 May to 18 May, 24 May to 25 May

The Artists Open Houses festivals provide the perfect opportunity to view and buy artwork directly from artists and makers, in the artists homes and studios. Many visitors buy their first piece of original artwork at an Open House and return again year after year. Exhibiting artists include many experienced and professional artists, others starting out on their careers, as well as marginalised artists, school and college students. (some studios, mainly in Hove are also open on the two Bank...


http://www.aoh.org.uk
http://www.facebook.com/groups/310175425246/10152374013445247
https://twitter.com/artistshouses
Art @ Ancrum
3 May to 5 May

Meet the Artists at a long weekend of exhibitions by professional artists and makers in several venues throughout the village of Ancrum


http://www.artatancrum.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Art-at-Ancrum/549265275094428
https://twitter.com/ArtatAncrum
Dandenong Ranges Open Studios | Australia
3 May to 4 May

You are invited to observe the lives of artists in the hills.

The person, the process, the space and the object


http://openstudios.org.au
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dandenong-Ranges-Open-Studios/143319319069171
https://twitter.com/Burrinja
Open Studios Notts 2014
3 May to 15 Jun

Over 160 artists & craft makers are taking part in 'Open Studios Notts 2014', with open studios and related art events between 3 May & 15 June, and an accompanying exhibition in the gallery space at Rufford Craft Centre from 4 May to 8 June, shining a light on the creative process and pointing to where and when the studios are open.


http://www.osnotts.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/openstudiosnotts
https://twitter.com/OSNotts
Fort Point Spring Open Studios | USA
9 May to 11 May

Pick up a map and explore the studios of more than 75 artists working in all media. Talk with artists in their studios and discover new works and treasured favorites. See Fort Point’s art galleries. and find public art installations throughout the neighborhood, and in the Fort Point Channel.

Friday May 9: 4-7pm Saturday and Sunday May 10 & 11:  noon-5pm Free to visitors + free parking


http://www.fortpointarts.org/open-studios/
https://www.facebook.com/FortPointArts
https://twitter.com/Fortpointarts
Fowey Arts Trail
10 May to 17 May

NEW Artists of Fowey invite to see their work in studios, galleries and around estuary, where Daphne du Maurier lived.


www.foweyfestival.com
https://www.facebook.com/FoweyFestival
https://twitter.com/fowey_festival
Crouch End Open Studios | N8
10 May to 11 May

A borough wide opportunity to visit artists in your area and see where they work, how they decide what to make and if you like it, you can buy direct or find our where their work is available during the year


http://www.crouchendopenstudios.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crouch-End-Open-Studios/194923797239920
https://twitter.com/CEopenstudios
Wimbledon Open Studios
15 May to 18 May
http://www.wimbledonartstudios.co.uk/open-studios/
https://www.facebook.com/wimbledonopenstudios
https://twitter.com/WimbledonArt
Wetherby Open Studios
17 May to 18 May, 24 May to 25 May

A new and exciting arts event Artists Around Wetherby will take place this May in the Wetherby area. It will be a fascinating glimpse into the way many artists in the area work and will include glass making, paintings and sculpture as well as photography. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet and talk to the artists taking part.


http://www.artbyrachel.co.uk/artistsaroundweth.html
https://twitter.com/Printsbymaggieg
Bollington Festival Art Trail
17 May to 18 May, 24 May to 25 May

The Art Trail is an open studios event taking place on two weekends over the Bollington Festival.
Opening times
17th 1pm - 4pm.
18th, 24th & 25th 11am - 4pm.


http://bollingtonfestivalarttrail.blogspot.co.uk/
https://twitter.com/BFArtTrail
Angus Open Studios
22 May to 26 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
Dorset Art Weeks
24 May to 8 Jun

Artists, designers and makers open their homes and studios to visitors. A renowned, biennial, two week, county wide, flagship event - one of the three largest events of its type in the country - visitors come from across the UK and internationally to this much loved event


http://www.dorsetvisualarts.org/
https://www.facebook.com/dorsetvisualarts
https://twitter.com/dorsetvisualart
Point Reyes Open Studios | USA
24 May to 26 May

Realizing the wealth of talent in the communities of Point Reyes Station, Inverness Park, Inverness, Olema and Marshall with over thirty artists: ceramicists, photographers, sculptors in stone and wood, painters, printmakers, fiber artists and artists who work with recycled materials


http://www.pointreyesart.com/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Point-Reyes-Open-Studios/196661777075459
https://twitter.com/sfopenstudios
Gŵyl Celf Llŷn Arts Festival
24 May to 1 Jun

NEW festival is on the Llyn Peninsula in NW Wales! An exciting opportunity to see artists at work in their studios, to chat with artists and crafts people about their creative process, to experience the amazing diversity of talent in the local area, or to participate in one of the many workshops. Come see artists doing what they do best!


https://www.facebook.com/groups/680406785336003/
https://twitter.com/LlynArts
Derbyshire Open Studios
24 May to 26 May

Derbyshire artists welcome you to their studios!


http://www.derbyshireopenarts.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/DerbyshireOpenArts
https://twitter.com/DerbyshireOArts
Norfolk & Norwich Open Studios
24 May to 8 Jun

Take this opportunity to see new art, meet artists, and - with many of the works on display being for sale - to buy original artworks directly from their creators. There's no need to book in advance (unless you are a large group), and there's no admission charge - studios are free to visit


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


http://artwalk.org.uk/
https://en-gb.facebook.com/artwalk.wakefield
https://twitter.com/artwalkwake
Shropshire Hills Art Week
31 May to 8 Jun

The Shropshire Hills Art Week (SHAW) is a new art organisation promoting artists and makers who are opening their studios for visitors to come and see their wonderful, skilled and unique creations.


https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shropshire-Hills-Art-Week/569377059810156