For artists


Who can join Herts Visual Arts?

We welcome all artists and artisans living and/or working in or near Hertfordshire. Here you’ll find Sculptors, Painters, Glassworkers, Photographers and much much more. With no minimum requirements, we provide a space where members can create and grow, show their work and get involved with others.

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Open Studios 2022

Registration for Open Studios 2022 is now closed

Our full printed brochure launch will be at the Big Art Fair, 15th July 2022. 

If you are taking part this year, everything you need is in our Open Studios for Artists section here: ... check the side bars (laptop or wide screen) or (on a mobile device) scroll down the page to see more. More information about 2022 Herts Open Studios.

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Sign up for 2022-23 Membership to view more content, video and other information. 

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Feedback from previous years' Open Studios participants

'I enjoyed the Open Studios experience so much that I would love to do it again and am happy to help if I can.'

'My Open Studio was very successful and it was wonderful to meet with people who were there just to see me/my work.'

'I gave out all of my brochures and could have sold my included image 6 times!'

'It's important to give the general public a chance to meet and chat to artists.'

'Pop up shop in Harpenden so perfect location for visitors to drop in.'

'Thanks for all who help with the admin of this wonderful opportunity for artists and craftspeople to show work and engage with the public.''

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