Arlington Open Studios
Join the Arlington Center for the Arts (ACA) for our 23rd Annual Arlington Open Studios happening on Saturday, November 13, 2021. This event will be returning to a primarily in-person format, with lots of new features and visitor favorites!
The ACA is pleased to be presenting over 50 participants this year featured at 3 locations in Arlington Center and the Robbins Library will be featuring a Book & Art Sale as part of the event! Our 6 Studio Artists will also be opening their doors to visitors as well! Participating artists are presenting a range of mediums including painting, photography, fiber, ceramics, glass, fine jewelry, mixed media, printmaking, and sculpture. We are also thrilled to be hosting AOS 2021 on our largest event footprint to date! This year's event will feature our first ever Porchfest Stage on the steps of Town Hall, and poets from the Red Letter Poems Project will be doing readings as well!
• Important COVID-19 Policy Update •
As of October 1, 2022, ACA will not require proof of full COVID-19 vaccination and while masks continue to be optional at ACA, they are strongly recommended. We encourage everyone to review current masking recommendations from the CDC to inform their personal choices. To read the full policy visit our COVID-19 Updates page.
Location, Location, Location: Over 90 Artists will be featured across two sites this year:
Arlington Town Hall 730 Mass Ave (NEW this year - 2 floors!!)
+ BACK IN 2022: Music on the Steps of Town Hall!
Arlington Center for the Arts 20 Academy St (3rd & 4th Fl)
AND Arlington Community Center 27 Maple St (1st Floor)
+ BONUS Red Letter Poets and more at Robbins Library 700 Mass Ave!
EVENT MAP WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING AND DOWNLOADING BY NOVEMBER 9!
Arlington Open Studios Participating Artists
Click the links below to be directed to each artists AOS Directory page including artist info, images and links to their websites, social media pages, and e-commerce sites!
A Simply Sassy Design
Allison In Wonderland
Anne S. Katzeff / ASK
Ariel Kessler - Mixed
Beads by Beardslee
Carla Dorato Designs
Carol M. Troha
J. Alice Sipple
Janet Smith Photography
JeLO Designs Pottery
Jen Flores Art and Design
Jocelyn Elizabeth Studio
Justine Curran - L . Vittoria
Kanch by Kolika
Lidia Scher Art
Lina Haddad Ceramics
Lisa Heffley Jewelry
Lotus and Star Jewelry
Margaret Moody Puppets
Moira Lynch Watercolors
Nadege DT. O
Nick Pavey Botanical
Pepa and Luna
Red Letter Live Poetry Readings
Back again for 2021, we are pleased to be hosting poetry readings by local poets in the Lyons Room in Arlington Town Hall, 1-3pm. This year will feature poets from the Red Letter Poet project including Fred Marchant, Martha Collins, Lloyd Schwartz, Teresa Calder, Enzo Silan Surin, and Arlington Poet Laureate Steven Ratiner. Information on this feature and the participants below.