(Updated April 26, 2014) Dozens of Claremont artists will open their studios to the public from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 7, for OpenART, a day-long celebration of the creativity that continues to thrive in Claremont. The Claremont Museum of Art hosts the biennial event to encourage art lovers to explore the multitude of studios tucked into local neighborhoods and business parks.
OpenART Studio Tour presented by the Claremont Museum of Art
Saturday, June 7 – Studios open 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Artists’ party 4-8 p.m.
Memorial Park, 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd., Claremont CA 91711
Admission is $40 for the all-day event
Check-in will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Park, where guests will receive a color map for locating the studios. Works by participating artists will be on view in the gallery, and patrons will have the opportunity to win a favorite artist’s work. The event will end with An Artists’ Party from 4 to 8 p.m. at Garner House. Participating artists include Opoku Acheampong, Barry Cisneros, Steve Comba, Max Emadi, Cathy Garcia, Crispin Gonzales, Mike Hill, Mary Hughes, Aleta Jacobson, Carolyn Lee, Karen and John Neiuber, Osvaldo Orellana, Elizabeth Preston, Anne Seltzer, Tom Skelly, Jeanne Steffan, Norma Tanega, Georgette Unis, Ahlene Welsh.
Cost for the tour and party is $40 per person. To purchase advance reservations for $35, mail a check to Claremont Museum of Art, P.O. Box 1136, Claremont, CA 91711, email firstname.lastname@example.org or come by the Claremont Heritage Ginger Elliott Exhibition Space from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, June 6 to preview the OpenART exhibition and purchase advance tickets.
Additional photos of participating artists in their studio are available upon request.