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 13th Annual Roslindale Open Studios (ROS 2017). The event will take place on Saturday, October 21st and Sunday, October 22nd from 11 am. to 5 p.m. All area artists are welcome to participate. You do not have to be a Roslindale resident.

ROS 2017 will take place across a variety of venues: Artists' Home Studios, Group Sites, and Business locations in Roslindale Village.

ROS 2017 Important Artist Dates

Artist Registration Now Open – June 1, 2017
Artist Registration Deadline – July 15, 2017
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - Please contact us at to be added to a wait list. 
Artist Meeting – September 13, 2017

Contact with any questions.


Registration Fees:

Group Site:  $150
(2017 locations: Roslindale House, Roslindale Congregational Church)

PLEASE NOTE: Group Sites are currently full. Please contact us at to be added to a wait list. 

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 1280 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, 2017. No refunds after August 15, 2017. 

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).