A Self-Guided Art Studio & Stage Tour
Columbus Open Studio & Stage (COSS) seeks to expand the art and performance audience within the City of Columbus. This two-day event will deepen the relationship between creative and appreciator. Creatives will demonstrate methods and share their process from idea to completion.
What is Columbus Open Studio & Stage?
Columbus Open Studio & Stage (COSS) is a two-day event that provides an opportunity for the Columbus creative community to open their studio and stage doors to the public, shining a light on the creative process and practice. COSS is a tour of artist studios (self-guided) and performing stage tours (scheduled). Studios will offer finished artwork, works-in-progress and demonstrations. Stage venues will share performances and a behind-the-scenes view of productions. Attendees will have an opportunity to speak with creatives about their process from idea to completion.
When is the tour?
October 8 and 9, 2016 from 11 am – 5 pm.
Note: stage tours begin at set times and require registration. Tours have limited space and are available until filled.
How do I attend?
COSS is a ticketed event. The COSS map is your ticket. Entry to studios and stages will not be permitted unless you have a COSS map. See our purchase page for more information.
The artist studio tour is self-guided. All that is needed is a map (your ticket!). Stage tours are at set times and require registration, as space is limited. After purchasing a map, you will receive a stage tour registration link.
How much does the tour cost?
$10 Each / Two for $18 / Four for $35 (kids 12 and under are free)
1 map admits 1 person.
Purchasing a map makes you eligible for entry into a COSS raffle. Prizes will include: gift certificates, VIP passes to the Columbus Arts Festival, picture framing, artwork and free classes. Details to follow.
No refunds will be issued but maps are transferable.
How do I obtain a tour map?