2013 Fall Open Studio Tour

Open Studio Tour Weekend

Saturday, Nov. 9th,  & Sunday, Nov. 10th , 11 AM – 5 PM

 Now in its 26th year, the Open Studio Tour (OST) draws about 10,000 visitors each year to over 200 artists’ studios throughout Tucson and Pima County. This free signature Tucson event gives artists the chance to expose their work to a large public and visitors the chance to view an amazing spectrum of artistic media and styles. Visitors guide themselves during the free Tour with the help of full-color Artist Directories, distributed in select locations throughout the Tucson metropolitan region.


Open Studio Tour Preview Exhibit
at the JCC Fine Art Gallery

Oct. 18th  Nov. 7th

Each participating artist is invited to submit one small artwork for display at the JCC Fine Art Gallery, to be held this from Oct. 18 through Nov. 7. Please join us at the Artists Reception on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 5.30 to 7.30 p.m. Miles Conrad of Conrad Wilde Gallery will award one of the exhibitng artists the Directors’ Award in recognition of her/his exceptional artistic merit. Refreshment and light snacks will be served and everyone is welcome to attend. The JCC Fine Art Gallery is located at 3800 E. River Road in Tucson. For general hours, please call 520.299.3000 x106 or visit their website.

The Open Studio Tour is coordinated by the Tucson Pima Arts Council, with support from the City of Tucson, Pima County, Arizona Commission on the Arts and regional sponsors.

  • BROWSE our online Open Studio Tour Directory to view participating artists and/or studio locations (to remain live for one year)
  • PICK UP YOUR FREE Open Studio Tour Artists Directory at select locations, including:

Throughout the Tucson-Pima region: Bookman's and Pima County Public Libraries

Downtown: Hotel Congress, Ikes Café, Janos Downtown, Revolutionary Grounds, Rialto Theatre, Santa Theresa Tile Works, Sparkroot, Tucson Museum of Art, Visit Tucson Visitors Center

Fourth Avenue: Antigone Books, Chocolate Iguana, Delectables, Food Coop, Hippie Gypsy, Café Passé, Tucson Gift Gallery, La Indita, Time Market

Central/UA: Arizona Inn, AZ Public Media, Girls Estate Shop, Lodge on the Desert, the Loft Cinema, New Mexico Stained Glass, Posner’s Art Supplies, Raging Sage, Reid Park, Sarnoff Artist Materials, SUVA, U of A Main Gate

Northeast & Northwest: Arizona Art Supply, Barnes & Noble, Beyond Bread, El Conquistador, Jane Hamilton Fine Art, Hacienda del Sol, Madaras Gallery, Ritz Carlton, Starbucks (Foothills Mall), Tohono Chul, Westward Look, Whole Foods (River)

Southeast: Doubletree Inn

West: Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Pima Community College West, Marana Golf Club, Marana Parks & Rec, Sprouts (Marana)

View the 2013 Fall Open Studio Tour Artists!


The Open Studio Tour is made possible with the generous support of our Sponsors: