Bridport Open Studios

Bridport & West Dorset Open Studios 2017

9-days of Art in Bridport and West Dorset in new September dates!

Bridport & West Dorset Open Studios is an annual 9-day celebration of contemporary visual artists who live in Bridport and the surrounding countryside.  Started by artist Caroline Ireland in 1999, the event has grown over the years to become a distinctive showcase for the thriving West Dorset art scene.

This year’s renowned Open Studios event has moved to new dates, running 9th - 17th September. 78 of West Dorset’s finest Artists, Designers and Makers who invite you to explore their studios, galleries, and homes.
 
Pick up your FREE 48-page event Guide and explore the great wealth of talent in the towns, villages and hamlets across West Dorset to the Jurassic Coast, with helpful maps to local galleries and dozens of artists in their studios & homes. 
 

You’ll find a wide variety of art on display, from well-known names to emerging artists and keen new-comers. Whatever your taste in art, we're sure you'll find something to enjoy - whether it’s for investment, pleasure or simply to support the talented artists.

 

 

 

 

View Bridport Open Studios on the Art Map

Opening hours

Sat 9th -  Sun 17th Sept 2017

Daily 10-5pm although please check the Guide & website as individual opening times and dates may vary

Address

St Michaels Studios
Art and Vintage Quarter
St Michaels Trading Estate
Bridport
Dorset DT6 3RR

01308 424582
bridportopen@gmail.com
bos2017.website

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What's on

Afternoon Life drawing with James Meiklejohn

Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts Middle Farm way, Poundbury, Dorset DT1 3AR

Tuesday 19 September 2017 – Tuesday 28 November 2017

Basketmaking with Mark Vyvyan Penney

Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts Middle Farm way, Poundbury, Dorset DT1 3AR

Wednesday 20 September 2017 – Wednesday 22 November 2017

Life drawing with Ella Burfoot

Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts Middle Farm way, Poundbury, Dorset DT1 3AR

Wednesday 20 September 2017 – Wednesday 29 November 2017

Robyn Denny at Newlyn Art Gallery

Newlyn Art Gallery, New Road Newlyn, TR18 5PZ

Saturday 23 September 2017 – Saturday 06 January 2018

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

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