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.

YOS February Workshops

We are delighted to announce our 2018 programme of February workshops Booking is now open for our popular workshops with York Open Studios artists. Choose from eight different classes over two Saturdays, 3rd and 10th February. You can find out more information about booking classes on our Workshops page.  

York Culture Awards Part 2!

What a night! Ok, so we didn't win, we lost to the brilliant TakeOver Festival. However, the Awards were brilliant with Gorgey Spanswick hosting from BBC Radio and live music from Accessible arts & Media IMPs project and the York The...