Welcome to City-Wide Open Studios

Schedule at a Glance

Oct 4 Opening Party
Oct 12–13 Erector Square
315 Peck Street
Oct 19–20 Passport Weekend
Private Studios
Oct 26–27 Alternative Space
Goffe Street Armory

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350 artists, 60+ sites, 150,000 square feet of activated space at the Goffe Street Armory, 6 circulating shuttle buses, 9 organized tours, and thousands of visitors. And a grand opening night.

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16 Years of CWOS in Word and Image

Did you know that the first Open Studios was almost a total flop, but triumphed in the end? Or that past Alternative Space locations have included everything from elementary schools, a bombed-out yarn shop — and a girdle factory? Journey back in time with journalist Hank Hoffman as he uncovers gems in City-Wide Open Studios' history and peruse historic event photos by participating artists!

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