Participating in Roslindale Open Studios

Joey Francoeur_Krzyzek's Home Studio

Joey Francoeur_Krzyzek's Home Studio

We are excited to invite you to participate in the 14th Annual Roslindale Open Studios (ROS 2018). The event will take place on Saturday, October 20th and Sunday, October 21st from 11 am. to 5 p.m. All area artists are welcome to participate. You do not have to be a Roslindale resident.

ROS 2018 will take place across a variety of venues: Artists' Home Studios, Group Sites, and Business locations in Roslindale Village.

ROS 2018 Important Artist Dates

Artist Registration – June 1, 2018
Artist Registration Deadline – July 15, 2018
Artist Meeting – September 26
ALL GROUP SITES ARE NOW FULL. You can still sign up for Home Studio sites or a business location until July 15th.

If you would like to be put on a waiting list for a group site, 
Contact with any questions.


Registration Fees:

Group Site:  $150
(2018 locations: Emerald Society, Roslindale House, Roslindale Congregational Church)

Home Studio: $75

Business: $100
(must be arranged directly with the business)


What You Need to Register: 

  • Up to 5 images of your work for the website and promotional material. 

  • All files must be jpegs, labeled Lastname_Firstname_Number 1 through 5.jpg (Example: Smith_John_001.jpg). Files that do not follow this naming convention will not be placed on the ROS website.

  • All files must be 72dpi and no larger than 2000 pixels in the longest direction.

  • Images can include images of your work and photos of yourself and/or your work on display.  Any images /registration received after September 5th will not be included on the website. Please see the registration form for more information.

  • Artist Bio (110 word count limit)
  • Credit Card or PayPal account


Fees are per artist, not per space: Artists sharing a Home Studio, Business Site, or Group Show spaces must each pay registration fee. 

Group Sites: Space is limited; artists will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Site assignments and placement within sites will be determined by the event coordinators based on the artist-applicant's date of registration, medium, and display needs. Requests for particular sites and spaces will be considered but are not guaranteed to be met. For more information on each group site, click here.

Roslindale Open Studios (ROS) may refuse work deemed inappropriate for public viewing. 

Cancellation: 50% refund for withdrawals made in writing/email prior to August 15, 2018. No refunds after August 15, 2018. 

Liability: Roslindale Open Studios (ROS) is not responsible for loss or damage to artwork or other personal property sustained during the Roslindale Open Studios (ROS).