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

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
Northants Open Studio Trails
29 Aug to 26 Sep

Northants open studio trails with over 100 artists taking part in Daventry, Northampton, Oundle, Welford, Kettering, Corby and more ...

launch event 29 August in Kettering and Throughout whole of Sept for trails. Central show on until 26 sept


http://www.kettering.gov.uk/NOST
https://www.facebook.com/groups/486620171488720/
https://twitter.com/NhantsOSAT
Bedfordshire Open Studios
1 Sep to 30 Sep

40 artists showing at 25 venues during September - check brochure download for opening dates and times

Brochure download link


http://www.artsnetbeds.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Artists-Network-Bedfordshire/254293764626604
https://twitter.com/ArtistsNetBeds
Hadleigh Art Trail | Essex Summer of Art
3 Sep to 13 Sep

Over 30 artists will present their work and creative talents to the public in venues across Hadleigh


http://www.hadleigharttrail.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hadleigh-Art-Trail/518005524928929
https://twitter.com/HATrail
Helfa Gelf Art Trail | Open Studios
4 Sep to 6 Sep, 11 Sep to 13 Sep, 18 Sep to 20 Sep, 25 Sep to 27 Sep

Helfa Gelf /Art Trail runs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in September in Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire , Flintshire and Wrexham. Studios are open from 11am-5pm daily. Unique studio spaces and every kind of venue, from purpose-built studios to garden sheds, in wild countryside and busy towns - a warm welcome awaits from artists wherever they are -  join the ever-growing number of art enthusiasts who enjoy this yearly event.


http://www.helfagelf.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/helfagelf
https://twitter.com/helfagelf
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
Perthshire Open Studios
5 Sep to 15 Sep

Welcome to Perthshire Open Studios

Nine days for artists to share with you, the visitor, their diverse and creative talent from Paintings, Drawings and Photography to Textiles, Jewellery, Sculptures and Ceramics and much, much more. Venues across Perthshire, Kinross-shire and other neighbouring counties. Some of the art is good enough to eat, and indeed you can - but check with the artist first!

It is a unique opportunity...


http://www.perthshireopenstudios.com/
https://www.facebook.com/perthshireopenstudios
https://twitter.com/perthshireos
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
Totnes & Dartington Open Studios | Devon
6 Sep to 12 Sep

10am - 5pm daily. Birdwood house, 44High Steet, Totnes TQ9 5SQ


http://www.totnesopenstudios.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Totnes-and-Dartington-Open-Studios/1427152044194175
https://twitter.com/DevonArtistNet
Hurstpierpoint Open Studios
12 Sep to 13 Sep, 19 Sep to 20 Sep

Your chance to view a huge variety of contemporary and traditional art by established and up and coming local artists ~ 26 artists at 18 venues throughout the pretty village of Hurstpierpoint - all within walking distance


http://www.hurstpierpointopenstudios.co.uk/index.html
https://www.facebook.com/HurstpierpointOpenStudios
https://twitter.com/mincooperprints
h.Art - Herefordshire Art Week
12 Sep to 20 Sep

painting ceramics sculpture textiles jewellery furniture printmaking baskets glass photography metalwork

h.Art – Herefordshire Art Week takes place between 6th and 14th September. Visitors can take an afternoon, weekend or even a week to join the art trail and enjoy exclusive FREE access to over 100 venues and more than 200 artists. In addition to discovering, buying or commissioning new artwork and meeting the makers, exploring the glorious Herefordshire countryside en route from...


www.h-art.org.uk
https://www.facebook.com/events/493338730815463/
https://twitter.com/brightstripe1
Cookham and Maidenhead Arts Trail | Berkshire
19 Sep to 20 Sep

Visit artists and craftspeople in their working environment and at selected exhibition spaces - 17 venues within a 5 mile radius. Everyone welcome, free entry, refreshments, demonstrations, and original artwork for sale

 


http://camat.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/artstrail
https://twitter.com/camat_artstrail
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
Merton Arts Trail | SW19
19 Sep to 20 Sep, 26 Sep to 27 Sep

Merton’s artists and craft-makers welcome you into their houses and studios during the last two weekends of September


http://www.mertonartstrail.org/
https://www.facebook.com/mertonartstrailMAT
https://twitter.com/mertonartstrail
Napa Valley Open Studios | USA
19 Sep to 20 Sep, 26 Sep to 27 Sep

Visit Napa Valley artists in their studios from 10am to 5pm throughout the Napa Valley!  A free, self-guided art discovery tour, Napa Valley Open Studios takes place over the last two weekends in September, and includes artists and fine craftspeople showing at different studio locations throughout the Napa Valley. Don't miss this opportunity to visit the creative spaces of Napa Valley, meet the artists, learn about their processes, and purchase art right at source. Some artists will be...


http://www.napavalleyopenstudios.org
http://www.facebook.com/napavalleyopenstudios
https://twitter.com/NVOSTweets
Lambeth Open | SW-SE
3 Oct to 4 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


http://www.lambethopen.com/
http://www.facebook.com/lambethopen
https://twitter.com/lambethopen
Wandsworth Artists' Open House
3 Oct to 4 Oct, 10 Oct to 11 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


www.wandsworthart.com
https://www.facebook.com/WandsworthArtsTeam
https://twitter.com/wandsworth_arts
Santa Cruz Open Studios Art Tour | USA
3 Oct to 4 Oct, 10 Oct to 11 Oct, 17 Oct to 18 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

Preview Exhibit September 26th – October 18th
Preview Exhibit Public Reception September 27th, 3-6pm
Santa Cruz Art League, 526...


http://www.artscouncilsc.org/open-studios/
https://www.facebook.com/OpenStudiosArtTour
https://twitter.com/ArtsCouncilSCC
Ilkley Art Trail | Yorkshire
7 Oct to 11 Oct

Ilkley Art Trail turns the whole town into an art gallery


http://ilkleyarttrail.co.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ilkley-Art-Trail/417131785001606
https://twitter.com/IlkleyArts
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/OpenArtSpaces
https://twitter.com/openartspaces
South Northamptonshire Art Trail
10 Oct to 18 Oct

Chat to the artists and see them work at their studios and other venues around South Northamptonshire! Artworks available to buy


http://www.arts-sn.org.uk/
https://www.facebook.com/arts.sn
https://twitter.com/NhantsOSAT
Ouseburn Open Studios | Newcastle
28 Nov to 29 Nov

The Ouseburn Valley is the creative heart of Newcastle - venues open their doors, offering a unique chance to come and glimpse into the working world of over 200 artists and designer-makers. There’s a huge variety of affordable and original work to buy, from paintings, ceramics, sculpture, jewellery, furniture, prints, and much more


ouseburnopenstudios.org
https://www.facebook.com/groups/46191978216
https://twitter.com/OuseburnOpen