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WEST CHELSEA ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS PARTNERSHIP WITH BLICK ART MATERIALS FOR THE UPCOMING JUNE ANNUAL ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS EVENT, June 17-18, 2016 in the West Chelsea Arts District.

Event Date: (Free and open to the public)
Artists Open Studios, Saturday, Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 from
12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

More than 30 West Chelsea artists located in West Chelsea will open their studios to the public Saturday and Sunday, June 17-18, 2017.
The free self-guided open studios tour includes artists’ studios in the West Chelsea Arts district, and along the Highline between Westbeth Artists building and West Chelsea Arts building. The self-guided tour starts at the West Chelsea Arts building, 508-526 West 26th Street where visitors can pickup Tour Maps and artists information.

(New York, NY) – June 2, 2017, West Chelsea Artists Open Studios presents its annual Artists’ Open Studios in the West Chelsea Arts district in partnership with Blick Art Materials, Saturday & Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.

More than 30 artists located in more than 6 buildings in the iconic West Chelsea Arts district will open their studios to the public for a weekend free, self-guided art tour, on June 17-18, 2017. Presented by the West Chelsea Artists Group, and Blick Art Materials, the artists’ open studios provides the rare opportunity for the public to meet a multitude of artists, to learn about their works, styles and mediums, and to see first-hand those creative spaces generally open exclusively by appointment.

The self-guided tour is an open format that has proven to be an ideal way to encourage dialogue between artists and enthusiasts allowing visitors to gain first hand knowledge about the creative process. It has an invaluable value since it gives collectors the opportunity to purchase works directly from the artists’ studio inventory and discover new talent before it makes its way to the gallery walls.

This is the event when talents can be discovered and artwork can be purchased directly from the artists, at studio prices, without a gallery markup, which can be 50% or more.
West Chelsea Artists Open Studios is an annual event allowing the artists of the West Chelsea Arts district to open their studios to the public. This weekend 2-day event attracts art lovers, collectors, artists, and tourists to the neighborhood making it a community-wide celebration.

The West Chelsea Open Studios information center is located in the West Chelsea Art Building lobbies at 508 and 526 West 26th Street. Printed self-guided Tour Maps can be picked up, as well as artists’ materials.

The open studios Tour Guide Maps are also available at Blick Art Materials stores located in New York City at, West 23rd store at 237 West 23rd Street, (212) 533-244, the 6th Ave store at 650 6th Ave., (212) 524-9611, the Bond Street store at 1-5 Bond St., (212) 533-2444, the SoHo store at 148 Lafayette Street, (212) 431-3864, and the 13th Street store at 21 East 13th Street, (212) 924-4136, and Brooklyn at 536 Myrtle Ave., (718) 789-0308.

The can also pick up Tour Guide Maps at the participating artists studios and sponsors’ locations throughout West Chelsea.
 
The West Chelsea Artists Open Studios is organized and presented by West Chelsea artists, Scotto Mycklebust, artist/executive producer and the Public Art Squad Project.

For more information, visit West Chelsea Artist Open Studios at www.westchelseaartists.com
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WEST CHELSEA ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS PRESENTS ITS SEVENTH ANNUAL ARTISTS’ OPEN STUDIOS EVENT this June in the West Chelsea Gallery District.

Event Dates: Saturday and Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 from
12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

More than 30 West Chelsea artists in 11 buildings open their studios to the public during the weekend of June 17-18, 2017. The free self-guided open studios tour stretches along the High Line between Westbeth Artists building and West Chelsea Arts building. The self-guided tour starts at the West Chelsea Arts building, 508-526 West 26th Street where visitors can pickup Tour Maps and artists information.

(New York, NY) – March 18, 2017, West Chelsea Artists Open Studios presents its fifth annual Artists’ Open Studios in the West Chelsea Arts district Saturday and Sunday, June 17-18, 2016 from 12 noon to 6:00 p.m. The open studios event is free and open to the public.

On Saturday and Sunday, June 17-18, more than 30 artists in the iconic West Chelsea Arts district will open their studios to the public for a weekend free, self-guided art tour. Presented by West Chelsea Artists Group, Westbeth and the Public Art Squad Projects, the artists open studios provides the rare opportunity for the public to meet a multitude of artists, to learn about their works, styles and mediums, and to see first-hand those creative spaces generally open exclusively by appointment.

The self-guided tour is an open format that has proven to be an ideal way to encourage dialogue between artists and enthusiasts allowing visitors to gain first hand knowledge about the creative process. It has an invaluable value since it gives collectors the opportunity to purchase works directly from the artists’ studio inventory and discover new talent before it makes its way to the gallery walls.
This is the event when talents can be discovered and artwork can be purchased directly from the artists, at studio prices, without a gallery markup, which can be 50% or more.

West Chelsea Artists Open Studios is an annual event allowing the artists of the West Chelsea Arts district to open their studios to the public. This weekend 2-day event attracts art lovers, collectors, artists, and tourists to the neighborhood making it a community-wide celebration.

The tour begins at the West Chelsea Artists Open Studios information center located in the West Chelsea Art Building lobbies at 508 and 526 West 26th Street. Printed self-guided Tour Maps can be picked up, as well as artists’ materials at the information tables.

The West Chelsea Artists Open Studios is organized and presented by West Chelsea artist, Scotto Mycklebust, artist/executive producer and the Public Art Squad Project.

For more information, visit West Chelsea Artists Open Studios at www.westchelseaartists.com

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