This year's Open Studios Sunshine Coast is taking place across 10 days from Friday 18th March to Sunday 27th March 2022. Coast artists will open their doors on the 19th -20th March, and the Hinterland artists on the 26th - 27th of March both with the option of opening in the week between. (Note - Coast artists-Friday 18th is optional). The 5 days in-between will feature artist run workshops, and you are welcome to apply to hold a workshop during this time.

Participating artists must be residents within the Sunshine Coast Council Region.



Artist registration for Sunshine Coast Open Studios is open to artists' studios who meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a member of the Arts Connect Community ($55 per year, payable via Arts Connect Website or upon registration of Open Studios Sunshine Coast)
  • Your artist studio must be located within the Sunshine Coast Council Shire.
    This means if your studio is located in adjoining Council Shires, you may NOT register for Open Studios Sunshine Coast.
  • You are NOT participating in Noosa Open Studios.
    You cannot be registered to participate in both art trails in any calendar year.


Open Studios Sunshine Coast 2022 Registration is $200 AUD plus $55 membership to Arts Connect Inc, if you are not already a member.

Not yet a member of Arts Connect? Click Here to join.

Your registration fee and participation in Open Studios includes:

  • Artist profile in the Open Studios printed guide & website
  • Flyers printed at discounted rates
  • Invitation to Open Studios key events
  • Onsite signage/wayfinding as an Open Studios participant
  • Opportunities for artist interviews through Open Studios marketing campaign
  • Informative workshops leading up to the event to help artists make the most of this opportunity
  • An opportunity to host Workshops and promote future workshops
  • Open Studios Sunshine Coast is widely advertised to best maximise your studio's exposure to the public

Registration Form

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