With 73 Studios spread over beautiful Whanganui and Marton, AOS will be going ahead. All studios managers and artists have their vaccine passports and we’ll be asking to sight yours too. To make it easier on everyone, please head to the I-Site Whanganui, Starting Point Exhibition or Marton Arts & Crafts Centre to show your vaccine passport, were you’ll then … Read More

Artists Open Studios trust would like to invite all artists for the 2022 information evening on: Tuesday 19th October at Bayleys – 158 Wicksteed Street, 5.30pm. Please RSVP to: openstudios.whanganui@gmail.com

Help us to make the event even better next year! This survey will only take 5mins. Survey : https://airtable.com/shrf8ydrcj6nx4JDD To be completed by Monday 19th April. Studio: Bronze Sculpture StudioPhotographer: Curtis Bunker

Thank you to everyone to visited our fabulous studios. We had two very successful weekends. What a way to acknowledge and celebrate our 21st event.

It is the last weekend of Artists Open Studios. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity. Meet some of the talented artists of Whanganui and Marton! Studios open: Saturday 27 – Sunday 28 between 10am-4pm

We had a delightful evening last Saturday at Artists Palate. There are still some remaining tickets for this Saturday 27th March – 6pm-8.30pm. $75 for a three course meal and exploration of art. Book now for Artists Palate See you there!

What an incredible start to Artists Open Studios! Thank you to everyone who came to our AOS Launch, Starting Point Exhibition and visited the studios throughout the weekend. Thousands of visitors flooded the streets of Whanganui and Marton; eager and excited to get a taste of what was on offer. We can’t wait for weekend two! See you this Saturday … Read More

You’re invited to the offical Launch for Artists Open Studios 2021 this Friday 19th March. The formalities for the AOS Launch will be held at the UCOL Atrium where the Whanganui Council Youth Committee will be exhibiting works. This will be followed by drinks and nibbles for the opening of the Starting Point Exhibition – a celebration of displayed works … Read More

Studios are open 10am-4pm over the weekends: Saturday 20 – Sunday 21 MarchSaturday 27– Sunday 28 March Visiting Studios Be curious, ask questions, discover something new. Please be respectful while visiting studio spaces; these are sometimes artists homes. Adhere to any studio requests and supervise children. Please refrain from taking food/ drinks into the studios. Visitors are liable for any … Read More

Wondering where to start? Begin your journey at the Starting Point Exhibition –  a showcase of works selected from each studio participating in the event. Get a taste of what to expect as you map out your art adventure. The works on display will also be available for purchase. Location: Whanganui Arts @ Centre, 19 Taupo Quay, Whanganui, Opening hours:   … Read More