2019 Press Release

The 2019 Press Realease is now available

Event Calendar

We have a Calendar with all the member events. Add SOS events to your iCal or google calendar.



Find information on Calls For Art, Promotional material and how to update your promfile on the For Artists Pages

Member Email

Attention SOS 2019 Artists... We sent out an email blast to all this year's participating artist. It has lots of important dates and information, as well as reminders for show submission deadlines that are hitting this week. If you didn't see it, check your promotional or spam folders or go here -

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  • Inside-OUT Gallery: Art & Soul - The deadline for submissions to be considered for this exhibit in the Davis Square CVS display windows is March 25. Inside Out Gallery Details.

  • Locavore Show: HOME - At Ivy Realty Group in Davis Square, this show explores the meaning of "home". Deadline for submissions is Sunday, March 31. "Locavore Home" Details.

  • First Look Exhibit at the Somerville Museum - We strongly recommend participating in this non-juried group show... many studio visitors plan their trip based on what they see here. Click here for full information. Drop off dates:
    • Thursday, April 4, 6-8pm
    • Sunday, April 7, 10am - 4pm
    at the Museum, 1 Westwood Road.

    "First Look Home" Details.


  • First Look Reception for Artists & Friends - Join us for the annual unofficial kick off to SOS, Sunday April 14, 2 to 4:30 pm at the Somerville Museum, 1 Westwood Road.
  • SOS Volunteers Show - Opens at Bloc Cafe in Union Square on Monday, April 15 . Bloc Cafe is open 7am-7pm, seven days a week.
  • Flatbread Fundraiser - Join us for our annual fundraiser at Flatbread Pizza , 45 Day Street in Davis Square, on Tuesday, April 16 all evening from 6pm to closing. Enjoy an artisan pizza with proceeds going to support SOS!
  • AVATARS // futures - The NAVE Gallery's show being run concurrently with SOS opens Friday, April 26 .
  • First Look Exhibit Public Opening - Opens to the public on Thursday April 18 and runs through May 17.
  • SOS Kids' Show - The 14-and-under crowd shows off their work, opening Monday, April 29 and running through May 12 at The Armory Cafe, 191 Highland Ave.
  • Beyond the Pattern - A Fashion Show - Thursday, May 2, 7-9pm at The Center for Arts at The Armory. The first official public event for SOS weekend, this wearable art show is always a hit... come and spread the word!
  • Friday Night -Select artists open their doors Friday, May 3, from 6-9pm .
  • SOS Weekend! - All artists open their studios on Saturday & Sunday - noon to 6pm .

Somerville Open Studios 2019 Planning Meetings

Somerville Open Studios is being run as commitees this year. Come to an organizational meeting or

email us as at domore@somervilleopenstudios.org if you have an interest in one of the initiatives, have questions, ideas or inspiration!

We're using Slack software for internal converstation and communications. Email webmaster@somervilleopenstudios.org if you need an invite to the SOS Slack workspace # Slack

As an organization that is above all else about bringing artists together and building community, we need your help, insight and, most importantly, your enthusiasm to forge the future of SOS. What do you want SOS 2019 to be? What would you like to improve? We want to hear from you! Email us at...


See art in Somerville all year round

Our city has art for you to see all year round, not just during SOS weekend.

Follow this link for a list of current and upcoming events and exhibits all over Somerville.

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