Fort Point Fall Open Studios 2014

friday october 17-sunday october 19, 2014


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More than 150 artists open their studio doors to visitors as we celebrate 35 years of Open Studios in Fort Point.


SATURDAY & SUNDAY 10/18 &19: 12-6PM

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Explore the historic waterfront warehouses that are home to painters, sculptors, ceramicists, jewelers, performance artists, printmakers, book artists, photographers, and more. Meet local artists and craftspeople, and get a behind the scenes look at where Boston artists create their work. Find established artists, and discover new emerging talents. Stroll, ponder, and browse. Buy original art from the people who make it.

Visitors to Open Studios can tour artists’ studios in 14  buildings in the Fort Point neighborhood, as well as galleries and pop-up exhibit venues. All buildings are in easy walking distance of each other. Free participatory art-making activities for all ages will take place on Saturday and Sunday at multiple locations. Performance and special events are also part of this year’s Open Studios.

New this year: thanks to the City of Boston’s Department of Arts & Culture, we’ll have a free shuttle to help you get around the neighborhood!


Free parking thanks to Gillette/P&G:  in the parking lot at A Street and Binford Streets-please note this is a new parking location, across the street from the lot you may be used to using. Turn onto Binford Street from A Street towards the Channel, then turn left into the parking (look for signs)





  • View the list of participants by location here

  • Search the list of artists here

  • See the full schedule of special events, artists’ demos and performance here

  • Get directions here





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In conjunction with Open Studios, FPAC presents an expanded series of temporary public art installations throughout the neighborhood. This year’s Public Art Series is anchored by Don Eyle’s PYR 2014, a sculpture floating in the Fort Point Channel, and includes four new installations around Fort Point. Read more about our public art here



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Our Fall Open Studios always occur on the third weekend of October, and Spring Open Studios happens every May. All of our Open Studios events are free to the public. In December we host a holiday sale in conjunction with Fort Point’s Holiday Stroll.


Future Fort Point Open Studios dates are:
Spring Open Studios/Art Walk: May 15-17, 2015
Fall Open Studios: October 16-18, 2015

and our 2014 Holiday Sale takes place December 5-7, 2014