SAW’s vision is for Somerset to be a place where people expect to engage with excellent visual art that is surprising and distinctive.
Somerset Art Weeks is an annual celebration of the variety and quality of contemporary art and craft in Somerset. The annual event alternates between Open Studios and Festival Year.
Since 2002 SAW has worked with a wide range of arts and non-art partners, providing opportunities for artists to extend their professional practice.
SAW aims to embed learning throughout all our activity and develops learning programmes to enable professional artists to work with schools and communities.
[Monday, January 27, 2020]
This year, we provide bursary support to 4 Somerset based artists aged between 18-25 or in the early stages of their career. Creative Pathways Bursary 2020 offers opportunities for the selected artists to demonstrate their developing practices and engage their audiences during our Somerset Open Studios Event (19 September – 4 October 2020) in his/her […]