Press Releases

Artists Open Houses Winter Festival 2021

  Weekends from November 27 Brighton and Hove’s Artists Open Houses Winter Festival 2021 will run over weekends from November 27 to December 12, 2021.   During this time, hundreds of artists and makers across the city will be opening their houses and studio spaces to the public, offering the rare opportunity to buy direct […]

AOH Winter Festival Press Release

Katie Spragg – Robertson Road Studios Picture credit: Dominic Tschudi Artists Open Houses announce Winter Festival 2021 dates. Winter Festival now open for artist registration. Brighton and Hove’s Artists Open Houses Winter Festival 2021 is now open for registration. Artists and makers across the city can register to take part in the most exciting event […]

Press Release – July 2021

WINNERS OF THE ARTISTS OPEN HOUSES 2021 SUMMER FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED A DOUBLE WIN FOR ARTIST FAYE BRIDGWATER! Following a hugely successful festival that saw hundreds of artists across Brighton, Hove and beyond opening their houses and studios to exhibit and sell their works, The Artists Open Houses are proud to announce the winners of […]

AOH 2021 Press Release

  Over 1000 artists across Brighton, and Hove Brighton’s Artists Open Houses Festival 2021 29th May – 27th June. The Artists Open Houses festival, the largest event of its kind in the UK, will take place across Brighton, Hove and villages beyond over five weekends, starting on the bank holiday weekend of May 29 and […]

Winner of Latest TV’s Best Open House 2020

The Artists Open Houses Festival announces  new June dates for the 2021 festival. Plus the Winner of Best Open House 2020 The Artists Open Houses festival has decided to move its May festival to June this year, to ensure maximum safety for the artists and visitors. The festival, the largest event of its kind in […]

Statement from The Artists Open Houses Festival

Issued: March 18, 2020 Following careful consideration in response to the current Covid-19 outbreak, we will be postponing Brighton and Hove’s Artists Open Houses Festival, which was due to take place throughout the city and beyond over the month of May 2020. The Festival will now be rescheduled for September/October 2020 . Judy Stevens, Festival […]

The Artists Open Houses Festival, Brighton and Beyond, Starting May 4, 2019

The Artists Open Houses festival 2019, the largest event of its kind in the UK, will take place in Brighton, Hove and beyond over four weekends in May, starting Saturday May 4, 2019. Free to visit, the festival will see over 1500 artists and makers opening the doors to their houses or studios to exhibit […]

The Artists Open Houses Festival May 2019

The Artists Open Houses festival 2019, the largest event of its kind in the UK, will take place in Brighton, Hove and beyond, over four weekends in May, starting Saturday May 4, 2019.   The Artists Open Houses festival dates for 2019 are: May 4 & 5 May 11 & 12 May 18 & 19 […]

Registration for the 2019 Artists Open Houses Festival now open

Artists and makers wishing to take part in the 2019 Artists Open Houses May festival can register online from now until February 4, 2019. Artists Open Houses Festival will run over four weekends throughout May 2019. The 2018 festival saw over 1,500 artists taking part and exhibiting in 200 venues across the city and beyond. […]

Brighton and Hove Artists Open Houses Christmas Festival 2018 Starts November 24

Brighton and Hove’s Artists Open Houses Festival, the biggest of its kind in the UK, has announced the dates for its 2018 Christmas Festival. The festival kicks off on November 24th and will run over the following three weekends, ending December 9th. During this time, hundreds of artists and makers across the city will be […]

Focus on Homelessness, Recovery and Outsider Art for 2018

The Artists Open Houses festival 2018, the largest event of its kind in the UK, will take place in Brighton, Hove and beyond over four weekends of May, starting Saturday 5th May. Last year over 200,000 people visited the festival. The festival offers the chance to buy artworks directly from the artists and makers themselves. […]

Introducing Neptune Hove as Headline Sponsor of Artists Open Houses 2018

Artists Open Houses is pleased to announce Neptune Hove as the Headline Sponsor of Artists Open Houses 2018. The first time Neptune Hove has sponsored the festival, Neptune Hove is a beautiful interiors store set on Kingsway in Hove, selling everything from home accessories to sofas and armchairs, kitchens and lighting to garden furniture. Judy […]

Remembering Me at Glovers Yard Clinic

Photographs of former EastEnders actor’s struggle with Alzheimer’s to go on show as part of unique photographic exhibition for Brighton’s Artists Open Houses May Festival 2017 A photographic installation exploring Alzheimer’s disease, called Remembering Me, will be exhibited at Brighton’s Artists Open Houses May Festival 2017. The Artists Open Houses Festival 2017, the largest event […]

Maison de Papier

Stories from residents at former home of Prime Minister David Lloyd George brought to life in art as part of Brighton’s Artists Open Houses Festival 2017 Stephanie Smart, Artist In Residence at the Elizabethan mansion Danny House, will be bringing to life the war-time memories of its elderly residents, weaving them into beautiful and intricate […]

The Socially Engaged Art Salon (SEAS) Reimagine The Union Jack for Brighton’s Artists Open Houses Festival in celebration of minority communities that contributed to UK’s legacy

The Socially Engaged Art Salon (SEAS) bring their New Union Flag project to Brighton’s Artists Open House Festival this May, celebrating the cultures and communities that have made the UK great. The New Union Flag project, by Brighton based artist Gil Mualem-Doron, aims to re-imagine the Union Jack, acknowledging and celebrating the communities that contributed […]

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