Words by Alistair Whyte Nonboi is a name in the language of people in South West Bay Malakula, Vanuatu that has not been in current use in a long time. It means pottery. I recently travelled with my wife to this out of the way part of Vanuatu at the request of the villagers, to...Read More
Words by Lynne McDowell The grape vines are in bud, the fruit trees are in flower and the artists of the beautiful Yarra Valley are sweeping out their studios and putting the final touches to their work, in preparation for the next Open Studios Weekend on the 13th & 14th...Read More
Words by Beverley Mann As a textile artist I find sourcing fibre, thread, padding and textiles a rather daunting exercise. I prefer to work with natural products. I guess when we think of the word natural it encompasses, environmentally sound harvesting, processing,...Read More
Artists at work and on display in their private studios - September 13th and 14th 2014!
We have some of the best food in Victoria here in the Yarra Valley, and a hand-picked selection of the best are proud supporters of the Yarra Valley Open Studios. Please support them when you visit, and enjoy some great food!
A unique and rare art experience
For a single weekend this spring, you are invited to experience the people, space, making process and ideas that unfold within the private studios of artists in the delightful Yarra Valley. The 2014 program includes heaps of inspiring studios and a group exhibition at the Memo in Healesville.