Open Studios is a friendly group, welcoming practising artists and makers to exhibit from their studios or workshops or pop-up galleries within our catchment area, subject to a successful (free) application. The catchment area is from Calne to Hungerford and from Devizes to Wroughton including all the villages in between. Please see catchment area map below.

Marlborough Open Studios catchment area

Applicants will need to submit 10 good quality photographs (Image file titles MUST include your name) of their work (Work older than 3 years is not accepted) together with a short artist's statement, CV, and a brief description of their studio/space. Please don’t be put off if you’ve not exhibited before and you don’t have a long CV, Open Studios is a great way to start your exhibiting career. Click here to see our application guide.

If you are applying to join Open Studios for 2021 we are planning for a return to an art trail which is as close to our normal event as it can be. Please be aware that the health of our artists and visitors must take top priority so we cannot guarantee at this stage exactly what format Open Studios will take.

Please email your application to take part in Open Studios 2021 by December 31st 2020 to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

EXHIBITING artists are open for visitors during July weekends (you must be prepared to open for at least 4 days over the Open Studio weekends). They pay an annual fee of £110 to be included in the summer open studio trails, full brochure entry (9000 print run), full website listing, scheme promotion and social media exposure and own website listing.

ASSOCIATE artists have been selected or are past exhibiting MOS members but choose not to be part of the current year's art trail. They pay an annual fee of £40 for a half brochure entry (9000 print run), are open by appointment and have an OS website listing.



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