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Thank you to all of our 2016 venues! Information is still available by clicking on the links. Many of our venues host special shows for Open Studio Hartford and are also open year-round. Please visit!

# 1 Oak Hill Art Studio, 120 Holcome Street
Serving those with intellectual and physical disabilities by access to art to enrich the emotional, social and creative lives. Featuring artwork by faculty and participants.
 
# 2 Connecticut Historical Society, One Elizabeth Street
Free museum admission and the ICR Sewing Circle Project. Over 20 artists exhibiting fine art, some who reside in the West End. Mixed media, pottery, food truck and music.
 
# 3 Grace Lutheran Church, 46 Woodland Street
A small group show including indoor and outdoor Fresh Start Pallet Products - Building furniture and Rebuilding lives, painting and photography.
 
# 4 Hartford Weaving Center, 40 Woodland Street
Encouoraging those with low or no vision  and  55+ to develop skills. The weaving rooms will be open and the gorgeous handwomen items for sale.
 
# 5 Passages Gallery, 509 Farmington Avenue
Original artwork and prints by local, national and international resident artists.
 
# 6 The Shops at 485 New Park Avenue, WH, 485 New Park Avenue
For the home, office and artist, a multi-media venue opening shops and hosting visiting artists.
 
# 7 30 Arbor Street, 30 Arbor Street
Artist tenants open including favorite long time participants, Arbor Street Potters and Watermark Press joind by others and the café at Hartford Flavor Company.
 
# 8 Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor Street
Producing and presenting innovative, diverse and ambitious artworks. Featuring Kurt Steger and Ellen Hackl Fagan.
 
# 9 Arbor Arts Center, 56 Arbor Street
It's what OSH is all about. 20 working art studios open showcasing all media by tenants and visiting artists.
 
# 10 Parkville Studios, 1429 New Park & Bartholomew
A new artist residency initiative in Hartford featuring 5 mixed media artists.
 
# 11 The Dirt Salon, 50 Bartholomew Avenue
An artful alliance of creative and patrons. Hartford's only art Salon featuring cutting edge art, accessories, residents studios and visiting artists.
 
# 12 Kempczynski Gallery & Studio, 130 Washington Street
Chet opens his home and studio on the mansion's top floor with others including watercolor, oil monotypes, pastels, still life and etchings.
 
# 13 Colt Gateway, 140 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford's original art building after almost 100% renovations. Dozens of artists  in the corridors and street-level gallery plus a handful of artist tenants.
 
# 14 CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, 140 Huyshope Avenue
Located at Colt, GHAA will open its spectacular studios, hosting alumni, students and faculty for a weekend of visual art, installations, reading and performances.
 
# 15 Amos Bull House, 59 South Prospect Street
Featuring the artwork of Pierre Sylvain, jewelry and Indoor/Outdoor large scale sculpture exhibition by Vicente Garcia. Live demonstrations.
 
# 16 Hartford Public Library, 500 Main Street
ArtWalk, presenting diversity of media styles and culture will feature two fiber artists.
 
# 17 First Presbyterian Church, 136 Capitol Avenue
Incorporating art into workshop, not just on Sundays. A member show featuring prints, paintings, needlework and quilts.
 
# 18 CT Convention Center: Hartford Artisan Showcase, 100 Columbus Blvd
CTCC presents a show of fine artist exhibits including furniture, pottery, photography, metal and more.
 
# 19 Hartford Prints!, 42 1/2 Pratt Street
Letterpress stationery and other items that are handmade and homegrown
 
# 19 The Tobacco Shop Gallery, 89 Pratt Street
"In Retrospect". The sum of all art at the Tobacco Shop Gallery with artists Ben Parker, H.L. Goren, Maurice Robertson and Sue Tait Porcaro
 
# 20 Naturally Cats & Dogs, 10 Trumbull Street
Natural and local pet food and products featuring the artwork of The Painted Paw's paintings memorializing our furry family
 
# 21 Union Station Great Hall, One Union Place
The historic landmark hosts a most enjoyable marketplace of artisans including fiber, jewelry, sculpture, furniture and fine art.
 
# 22 ArtSpace Hartford, 555 Asylum Street
Home of the massive Group Show reprepsenting a piece from each artist on the tour. Residents open their live-in work stories with dozens of visiting artists.
 
# 23 M. D. Robertson Photo Arts, 69 Myrtle Street C2
Maurice opens his apartment annually to show his expansive collection of passionate photos featuring intimate shots of musicians, nature and scenics.
 
# 24 The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
A dynamic, creative, social enterprise featuring dozens of art and craft exhibits and activites all weekend.
 

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