Open Studios
 

 


Applications Now Open!


It is with great pleasure that I invite you to apply for Dandenong Ranges Open Studios 2015.
The application pack is available to download here.
Apply On Line here.

 
Please note that there are four different categories under which artists can apply for the 2015 program. These are; Individual Artists, Collective Studios, Emerging Artists and Odd Balls.

Please read the description of each category in the application pack carefully to decide which one best suits your creative practice.
An application information session will be held on 17 September 2015 from 6pm to 7pm at Burrinja for anyone who would like to ask questions about the application process, new categories or general information about the program.

Please RVSP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 15 September to confirm your attendance.

Applications close 5pm, Tuesday 30 September 2014.

You will be notified whether you have been accepted into the 2014 program towards the end of October 2014.

2015 Dates

Open Studios Weekend
Saturday and Sunday
18 and 19 April 2015
All studios are open between 10am and 5pm

Open Studios Exhibition
3 April to 3 May 2015
The launch event will be held on 16 April at 7pm

The Open Studios weekend, featuring 35 local hills studio locations, is one of the most anticipated events for the region's cultural calendar, attracting art minded visitors and tourists since 2004. Featuring Hills artists working across a range of mediums – as varied as painters, potters, wood carvers, digital artists and textile artists – the Dandenong Ranges Open Studios program provides a unique insight into our artists' work environments as well as their art.
For Further Information visit  www.openstudios.org.au.

Coinciding with the Open Studios weekend is the annual Open Studios Exhibition at Burrinja Gallery. This years group exhibition theme of 'Balance' was chosen by the artist and is sure to generate some interesting some new and interesting works. This exhibition is a unique opportunity to see and experience work from each of the artists in one gallery, making Burrinja a great place to start the Open Studios Weekend tour.

 

 


The Yarra Valley Open Studios weekend offers a unique and rare art experience where you can visit artists at work and on display in their private studios. The program features a broad range of artists nestled within the stunning surrounds of the valley. The Yarra Valley also produces some of the best food in Victoria. A hand-picked selection of the best are proud supporters of Open Studios. Please support them when your visit, and enjoy some great food!

The 2013 Open Studios weekend, featured 28 local studio locations. It is a highlight of the region's cultural calendar, attracting art minded visitors and tourists. Featuring artists working across a range of mediums – as varied as painters, potters, wood carvers, printers and textile artists – the Open Studios program provides a unique insight into our artists' work environments as well as their art.

The Group Exhibition at The Memo in Healesville, showcased artwork from each of our participating artists.

The next Yarra Valley Open Studios weekend will be held in September 2014.

For more details visit the Open Studios website: www.yvopenstudios.net.au