Somerville Open Studios 2019

The 21st annual Somerville Open Studios.

Vist some of the over 300 local artists who are opening their studios and workshops, inviting the public to view their work at more than 70 locations throughout the city of Somerville. Saturday, May 4th, and Sunday, May 5th, from noon to 6 pm. View the Artist Directory

All SOS events and locations are entirely free. There's no charge. There's no catch. Just come, see art, and be part of the community!

Our Visitor Information Page has details on all the happenings.

Not sure where to begin? Start your visit at our First Look Show at the Somerville Museum.
For SOS weekend, the show will be open both Saturday and Sunday, 11 am - 6 pm (opening one hour earlier than the rest of SOS).

Taking the Trolley? We have a new (beta) Online Trolley Tracker


While the main part of Somerville Open Studios 2019 has now ended, we have a number of exhibits that remain open for you to visit through the middle of May.

  • SOS First Look Exhibit - At Somerville Museum, One Westwood Road. You have two more days to see it:
    • Thursday, May 16, 2-7 pm
    • Friday, May 17, 2-5 pm
  • SOS Volunteers Show - At Bloc Cafe, 11 Bow Street in Union Square, through May 16. Bloc Cafe is open daily, 7 am -7 pm.
  • Home: Varied Perspectives, a curated show at Ivy Realty, 20 Holland Street in Davis Square. Open daily, 9 am to 6 pm, through May 18.
  • Art & Soul, a curated show at the Inside-Out Gallery, in the windows of the Davis Square CVS, through May 16.
  • AVATARS // futures - The NAVE Gallery's show is open Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5 pm, through May 18.
  • GREEN - The Spring Brickbottom Artists Association Members' Show is open Thursday-Saturday, 12-5 pm, through May 18.
  • Washington Street SOS Showcase, Saturdays 12-4 pm, through May 25.

Corrections to our printed Map & Guide

Changes since our printed Map & Guide went to press:

See art in Somerville all year round

Our city has art for you to see all year round, not just during SOS weekend.

See our list of events and exhibits all over Somerville .

2019 Sponsors

Somerville Open Studios is pleased to annouce our 2019 sponsors

see sponsors here

2019 Press Release

The 2019 Press Release is now available

Event Calendar

We have a Calendar with all the member events. Add SOS events to your iCal or google calendar.



Find information on Calls For Art, Promotional material and how to update your profile on the For Artists Pages/ Update Your Profile

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