Exhibits

Brookline Open Studios

Brookline Village Library
Artist’s Preview Show March 9-April 23, 2017
Preview Show Reception April 23, 2017 1-3:30pm
Open Studios Weekend April 29-30, 2017

This year, Brookline Open Studios will be held Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30. Open Studios is an annual springtime event, held in locations all over Brookline, since 1986. The event encourages interaction and creative exchange between artists and offers the community opportunities to experience a range of vibrant and creative works of art.
The Open Studios Preview Show is on view at the Public Library of Brookline through April 23, 2017. The Preview Show annually showcases the work from Brookline artists participating in Brookline Open studios. A closing public reception will be held Sunday, April 30 from 1:00-3:30pm.
Come to the reception, find the art or artist you would like to see more of during Open Studios weekend, and circle the artist’s location on the brochure!

Past Exhibits


Interested in exhibiting your work at the Public Library of Brookline? Review our Art Exhibition Policy and read about the specifics of exhibiting at the Brookline Village Library, the Coolidge Corner Library or the Putterham Library.


Brookline Village Exhibit Areas


First floor:

  • Foundation Case — located in the west entrance foyer near School St.
  • Emery & Lobby Cases — in the main lobby across from the new nonfiction books.
  • Brookline 300th Display Case — in the Reference Room

Children’s Room:

  • at the entrance
  • across from the Circulation Desk
  • all around the room.

Teen Room:

  • Near the entrance to the Teen Comics & Graphic Novel hallway

The Gallery in Hunneman Hall — located on the second floor

The Gallery in Hunneman Hall is open up to 30 minutes before closing as long as the hall is not is use. For scheduled programs and events, check our events calendar. If the track lights are off when you arrive, the (labelled) switches are just inside the door to your right.