When: October 17-19th | 17th 4-7P | 18-19th 12-6P
Opening Reception: Friday October 17th 4:00-7:00PM
Where: Fort Point, Boston, MA 02210 | FPACOS Map
What/Why: “Explore more than 150 artists’ studios in Fort Point’s historic warehouse buildings. See amazing public art, visit galleries, ask questions. Stroll, ponder and browse. Savor the experience. And buy original art from the people who make it.
Visitors to Open Studios can explore 14 buildings in the Fort Point neighborhood. All buildings are within easy walking distance of each other, and thanks to the City of Boston’s Office of Arts & Culture, we also have a shuttle van to help you get around.
A series of artists’ demonstrations, public art, and performance will take place throughout the weekend. Join in and create with us at a variety of art-making opportunities all weekend.”
Public Art: “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. “
Added Bonus: Free Parking. essential.
Fort Point is the oldest artist community in New England and it will always have a special place in my heart.
Fact: it is home to some of the nicest artists and most beautiful studio spaces in all the land.
So, be sure to stop by this weekend and see/purchase loads of art.
Dare I say, the holidays are just around the corner? .. ;(