The standard fee for a solo Open Studios Artist is £203. (Membership fee £28 + Registration fee £175).
Registration Fee discounts
The registration fees are being changed this year to give artists more opportunities to take part with discounts for groups of artists, emerging artists and paybacks (replacing volunteering scheme) for those who they can offer support work.
This year we will be offering special registration fee discounts for:
1. 10 – 20% discounts for groups of artists
10 – 20% discounts are available with fees ranging from £140 - £158 per artist.
In order to get a group discount you need to:
two or more artists
sharing a space.
Decide who will act as the
as this person will need to make the payment on behalf of all the participating artists in the group during the registration process.
all artists sharing
each complete their own Group Open Studios Registration form giving the name of the Lead artist and ticking the relevant box in the payment section.
all artists agree
to take part and pay their equal share of the registration fees before the lead artist makes the group payment.
2. £50 Payback scheme
Get paid back up £50 on your registration fee by working for Open Studios for up to 6hrs per artist (this will be refunded once work is completed). The £50 payback scheme will reduce fees to £90 - £153 per artist depending on solo or group artist. You can register for the payback scheme on the Open Studios Registration form.
3. 50% discount for emerging artists
Emerging artists are graduates in last 3 years who are under 25yrs old. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org to request an Emerging Artists Open Studios Registration form.