The Chichester Open Studios Art Trail call for artists

The Chichester Open Studios Art Trail offers a unique opportunity for local artists to open their doors and showcase their creative talents and is an opportunity for art collectors to buy unique works.

The Art Trail will feature an anticipated 150 exhibiting artists and to guide visitors along the Art Trail, 20,000 full-colour guides will be printed.

The Chichester Open Studios Art Trail has a legacy dating back to its establishment in 2001, making it a well-respected and long-running event in the local art scene. Artists who wish to participate will be required to pay a registration fee of £120, which grants them a featured entry in the guide, a valuable resource for both artists and art lovers.

As a special highlight leading up to the main event, a “Snap-Shot” exhibition will be hosted in the prestigious John Rank Gallery at Oxmarket Contemporary, East Street, Chichester, during April. This exhibition promises a intriguing preview of the artistic diversity and creativity that will be on display during the Art Trail.

The Chichester Open Studios Art Trail is not only a celebration of art but also a testament to the thriving artistic community within the region. It offers artists the chance to connect with a broader audience and art enthusiasts the opportunity to immerse themselves in the local art scene.

Registration Dates:

The registration period opens on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 and closes at midnight on Sunday, December 10, 2023.

Art Trail Dates:

The Chichester Open Studios Art Trail 2024 is scheduled for May 18, May 19, May 25, May 26, and May 27

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