Somerville Open Studios 2019!

The 21st annual Somerville Open Studios.

Vist some of the over 300 local artists who are opening their studios and workshops and invite the public to view their work Saturday, May 4th, and Sunday, May 5th, from noon to 6 pm. View the Artist Directory

Some artists will also open their studios on Friday, May 3rd from 6 to 9 pm.

All SOS events and locations are entirely free. There's no charge. There's no catch. Just come, see art, and be part of the community!

Not sure where to begin? Start your visit at our First Look Show at the Somerville Museum.
On Saturday and Sunday, First Look opens at 11 am, one hour earlier than the rest of SOS.

Our Visitor Information Page has details on all the happenings.

beyond the pattern fashion show

Beyond The Pattern

The Somerville Open Studios Fashion Show.

Thursday, May 2nd, 7-9 pm at Arts At The Armory, 191 Highland Avenue

Fashion Show Details


  • SOS First Look Exhibit - At Somerville Museum, One Westwood Road, through May 17.
  • SOS Volunteers Show - At Bloc Cafe, 11 Bow Street in Union Square, through May 16 . Bloc Cafe is open daily, 7 am -7 pm. Reception will be Sunday, April 28, 4-6 pm.
  • Home, a curated show at Ivy Realty, 20 Holland Street in Davis Square. Open daily, 9 am to 6 pm, through May 18.
  • Art & Soul, a curated show at the Inside-Out Gallery, in the windows of the Davis Square CVS, through May 16.
  • AVATARS // futures - The NAVE Gallery's show, being run concurrently with SOS, opens Friday, April 26, 7-9 pm.
  • GREEN - The Spring Brickbottom Artists Association Members' Show, being run concurrently with SOS, is now open. Reception will be Sunday, April 28, 5-7 pm.
  • SOS Kids' Show - The 14-and-under crowd shows off their work, opening Monday, April 29 and running through May 12 at The Armory Cafe, 191 Highland Ave.
  • Beyond the Pattern - A Fashion Show - Thursday, May 2, 7-9pm at The Center for Arts at The Armory, 191 Highland Ave. The first official public event for SOS weekend, this wearable art show is always a hit... come and spread the word!
  • Friday Night -Select artists open their doors Friday, May 3, from 6-9pm .
  • SOS Weekend! - All artists open their studios on Saturday & Sunday - noon to 6pm .

Corrections to our printed Map & Guide

Changes since our printed Map & Guide went to press:

See art in Somerville all year round

Our city has art for you to see all year round, not just during SOS weekend.

See our list of events and exhibits all over Somerville .

2019 Press Release

The 2019 Press Release is now available

Event Calendar

We have a Calendar with all the member events. Add SOS events to your iCal or google calendar.



Find information on Calls For Art, Promotional material and how to update your profile on the For Artists Pages/ Update Your Profile

2019 Sponsors

Somerville Open Studios is pleased to annouce our 2019 sponsors

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