Get Up Close and Personal with the Artists of the Margaret River Region
22nd April – 7th May, 2017
The Margaret River Region Open Studios is the biggest art event in Western Australia. Offering art lovers a vibrant feast of the visual arts scene in the Margaret River Region, the event offers the rare chance to visit private art studios which may not otherwise be open to the public, meet artists and view their works in progress.
Stretching from Cape Naturaliste to Cape Leeuwin visitors will be able to simultaneously explore the beautiful South West region of WA whilst exploring art studios of up to 120 established and emerging artists working across many art categories. There will be huge scope to discover, enjoy and purchase original art and to get up close and personal with painters, printmakers, sculptors, ceramicists, jewellers, photographers textile artists and environmentally focused up-cycling artists.
Throughout the 16-day period art enthusiasts can move from venue to venue. Entry is free. Each open studio will be clearly identified on the maps in the Event Catalogue which will be available online and widely distributed throughout the region and in visitor centres in Perth and across the south west.