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Open to All West Chelsea Artists

West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invites all West Chelsea artists to be part of the annual artists' open studios this coming June.

The West Chelsea Artists Group is presenting its annual artists’ Open Studios event June 11-12, 2016.

The open studios event attracted studio visitors from all over the world, including art lovers, collectors, dealer and curators, art enthnethist, tourists and the general public.

This exciting art event is open to all artists whose studios and or work spaces are located in West Chelsea and the surrounding area.

Artists located in West Chelsea are invited to participate in the WEST CHELSEA ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS to kick off the summer art season and open their studio to the public to showcase, preview and sell their work. It’s a great opportunity to open up your studio to art lovers, art enthusiasts, collectors, curators and dealers. Meet the public and present your latest artistic vision.

The West Chelsea Artists Open Studios event will be widely publicized through a dynamic campaign of PR, advertising, and marketing materials, including event posters and postcards listing your name. A web site listing your name, studio location, web site link and an image of your artwork, as well as a printed and online self-guided tour map brochure listing your name, photo of your work and studio building addres and a street map with your building location. The past five open studios events have been featured and listed in the NY Times Weekend Arts Section, as well as local print magazinse and newspapers, and online publications and art event listing.

The only requirement to participate in the High Line Open Studio event is the studio workspace, be it a commercial space, shared space, apartment, pop-up space, or temporary event space must be located in West Chelsea area. Please contact if you have any questions.

Open Studio Dates: June 11-12, 2016
Open Studios: Saturday, and Sunday, June 11-12, 2016,
from 12 to 6:00 p.m.

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Sign up for Open Studios as a Participating Artist for $50. Application deadline is May 27th for all registration materials. Your Artist Fee helps cover costs for event Advertising, marketing, printing and PR.

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Join Us for the 2016 Summer Art Season and step inside the Artist's Studio!

The artists of West Chelsea Artists Open Studios invite the public to step inside their private studios during the summer 2016 art season.

Located in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts district, where visitors will have exclusive access to over 60 private artists' studios in more than 10 buildings.

On this self-guided tour, visitors will have exclusive access to private artists' studios based in the heart of the West Chelsea Arts District. The artists will open their doors to the public on Saturday, Sunday, June 11 - 12, 2016.

The self guided tour begins at the West Chelsea Arts Building on West 26th Street. Pick up the MAP and event information in the lobbies at 508 and 516 West 26th St. and begin your artists' studio tour.

You can also pick up the MAP at the WestBeth Artists building at 55 Bethune St. and start your art tour there and take the High Line Park to the West Chelsea Art district, (26th Street High Line exit), to visit other opens studios.



Saturday, Sunday, June 11 -12, 2016, 12 to 6 p.m.

Check out our Online Interactive MAP Available online June 1st

Artists' Open Studios Tour Guide Locations Map


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Archive of some of the participating artists studios.

Adrienne Leban, TLS Gallery studio, 278 West 25th Street, 2nd floor stairs

Veronique San Leandro's studio, 526 West 26th Street, studio 512

Scotto Mycklebust's studios, 526 West 26th Street, studio 511

Paperwork Projects's studios, 236 West 27th Street, studio 606

Greg Kessler's studio, Westbeth, 55 Bethune street, H217


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