York's annual visual arts festival

York Open Studios is an annual community arts event which celebrates the best artists and makers living or working within a ten-mile radius of the city. Each year York Open Studios provides an opportunity for the public to visit artists’ studios and exhibitions.

Our next open studio event is on 14, 15 and 21, 22 April 2018.

Opening hours are 10am and 5pm each day.

Artists & Makers

Ben Arnup

Ben has been making slab built illusional pots for over thirty years. He is a Fellow of the Crafts Potters Association and has pots in public galleries internationally.

YOS 2018 Newsletter

Click to sign up to our newsletter and complete our survey for the chance to win a £50 voucher to spend with any York Open Studios Artist 

YOS 2018 PDF Directory and Maps

So you may have noticed that we have just published our new Artists and Makers for York Open Studios 2018 on our very new and fresh looking website! You have got to check them out! In addition to this there have been various changes to the ...