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Artists all over the county are getting ready to welcome visitors for Devon Open Studios. 

More than 350 artists and makers will be demonstrating and showcasing their work in creative spaces, including gardens, galleries, sheds, attics, a yurt and a historic mill. Many of the artists have taken their inspiration from the natural world – flora and fauna, coast and countryside. Others have been inspired by travels around the world. 

Local people and visitors to Devon will be able to see a range of art and craft including painting, photography, sculpture, textiles, prints, jewellery, ceramics and furniture.

Press Releases

  • Devon Open Studios Bursary Artists Announced

    Devon Open Studios Bursary Artists Announced

    Artists all over the county are getting ready to welcome visitors for Devon Open Studios. As well as the many experienced artists taking part, there is a range of new talent. Four artists have been awarded Emerging Artist Bursaries, which are aimed at those taking their first steps into professional arts practice, returning to the arts…

  • Artists welcome visitors behind the scenes

    Artists welcome visitors behind the scenes

    Artists all over Devon will be inviting people to look behind the scenes during this year’s Devon Open Studios. More than 300 artists will be demonstrating and showcasing their work in creative spaces across the county, including gardens, galleries, sheds, attics, a yurt and a historic mill.

  • Artist celebrates World Cyanotype Day

    Artist celebrates World Cyanotype Day

    World Cyanotype Day 24 SeptemberDevon Open Studios 10-25 September An artist in Bovey Tracey will be celebrating World Cyanotype Day as part of this year’s Devon Open Studios. Bridget Arnold has been taking advantage of the recent sunshine to create her lampshades, books, prints and other work using cyanotypes.  Cyanotype – also known as sun…

  • Artist opens up conversation about mental health

    Artist opens up conversation about mental health

    An artist aims to open up the conversation about mental health with his first solo exhibition. Jordan Eastwood’s drawings are inspired by his own struggles with anxiety, depression, and feelings of isolation. Jordan, who is largely self taught, hopes he can break down barriers and present artwork in a new and dramatic way. He uses…

  • 2022 Bursary Artists

    2022 Bursary Artists

    Devon Artist Network is delighted to announce this year’s Emerging Artist Bursary Award winners. Bursaries are aimed at those taking their first steps into professional arts practice, returning to creative practice after a career break or change, or currently taking their art in a new direction. 

  • Dartmoor flower garden inspiration for artist

    Dartmoor flower garden inspiration for artist

    A Dartmoor flower garden provides the inspiration for artist Karen Burgess who will be opening her studio and garden for Devon Open Studios for the first time this year. Karen has lovingly created her garden with places to sit and reflect, an art studio, and a vintage caravan decorated with flowers. She has carefully chosen…