NOV 23
Open Studios TODAY! Nov. 23

Make sure you make it over to The Ropeworks and Hatch Street Studios today. You will not regret it! So far, we’ve had visitors from ALL OVER New England. Needless to say, they are all impressed. Check out the agendas at each of our two exhibiting buildings:, ...

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OCT 29
Chad Frownfelter Art Auction Benefit: CALL FOR ART

DOWNLOAD SUBMISSION FORM HERE: Silent Art Auction for Chad On September 10th, 2014, Chad, one of our dearest friends and local New Bedford artist suffered a major brain bleed caused by a ruptured AVM and, in order to save his life had an emergency craniotomy. He has been in a coma ever since. ...

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Get to know your local artists!

New Bedford Open Studios artists contribute to the vibrant creative culture of the city. They work, live, exhibit and/or have a studio in New Bedford. Artists in a myriad of disciplines - many forms of visual art, music, performance - are waiting to show you their work, their processes, their spaces, and a little of what it means to be an artist in this great city.
Get to know your local artists and get to know your city. See how working artist's studios bring beauty, value and vibrancy to the city. New Bedford Open Studios (NBOS) offers opportunities to collect art, get creative yourself, or just to enjoy an experience that's a little out of the ordinary.