FALL RIVER, MA – April 13, 2022) – Visit art where it is made! Ever wonder what an artist’s studio really looks like? Fall River Open Studio allows everyone a chance to take a sneak peek inside the city’s most creative spaces. With 10 locations and more than 30 artists participating, there’s a huge range of arts and crafts to take in, from painting and photography to textile art, ceramics, light sculpture and more.
For two days in May, artists and makers around the city open their studios to curious visitors, inviting them to talk, check out how they work, and purchase artwork. This free event gives art lovers the chance to meet some of Fall River’s most talented creatives while also exploring the city’s thriving neighborhoods. Fall River Open Studios includes an interactive self-guided map to help you tour artist studios and related creative workspaces, gallery exhibitions, demonstrations and workshops, and receptions.
Produced by the Fall River Arts & Culture Coalition in conjunction with FABRIC Festival and SouthCoast Spring Arts Week, Open Studio tours make engaging with Fall River’s professional artists and makers super accessible and allow participants to craft a tour based solely on personal interests. This free event will take place Friday, May 13th from 4 - 8 PM and Saturday, May 14th from 10 AM - 2 PM. For more information about Fall River Open Studios and a map of the 10 locations visit vivafallriver.com/open-studios-2022 and download driving directions at bit.ly/FR_OpenStudiosMap.
Fall River Open Studios is generously funded in part by the Southeastern Massachusetts Visitors Bureau, Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism, and the Mass Cultural Council’s Festivals Grant.