On Monday 16 April, Notts TV’s “Ey Up Notts” included our very own Tina Bettison, of Beloved@TheBarn in Southwell, telling viewers all about the upcoming Open Studios Notts events. You can see the podcast by clicking on the image below – Tina’s slot starts at 44 mins in. Thanks you to Notts TV for including us and to Tina for the star turn.
As well as our main brochure, some groups of artists taking part in open studios are producing their own local flyers. Here is the first – the ‘Hidden Valleys Art Trail’ with 15 artists at 8 venues in the villages of Brinsley, Underwood & Selston in the western part of the county. You can download their local flyer by clicking on the images below, and take a look at the artists details on their webpage.
The Open Studios Notts 2018 brochure is now printed and is being distributed – look out for it in Nottinghamshire libraries and other outlets around the county, the city and beyond. You can also view it and download the pdf – just click on the image below.
There are details of events involving over 250 artists, many opening their studios for you to visit, some guesting with other artists, some in small group events and some in larger festivals – all are there for you to meet, view their work and learn about their practices.
There is also information about our linked exhibitions at Retford, Arnold and Beeston libraries running from 27 April to 5 June, showing photographs of a selection of artists working in their studios around Nottinghamshire and Nottingham. The exhibitions are courtesy of Inspire: Culture|Learning|Libraries and the photographs are taken by Notts photographer Neil Pledger.
Artists can now register for Open Studios Notts 2018. All is explained on the Call for Artists page. To guarantee inclusion in the printed brochure, the deadline for completing the registration and paying the fee is 8 Jan 2018.
This is the new Open Studios Notts website – please bear with us as we build the content!