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Visiting Open Studio

Public Access to our Galleries, Office & Physical Shop

Open Studio is located on the ground floor of 401 Richmond, Suite #104.

Open Studio’s Front-of-House Access & Hours of Operation [Galleries, office, shop]: Tuesday – Saturday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm. Curbside pick-up available for online shop orders during office hours. Masks are required and social distancing is being maintained. Drop-in visits have resumed. For a list of current shows, please click here.

Studio Access & 401 Richmond Access

Health & Safety Update: Please note that until further notice, all studio users will need to provide proof of vaccination [on their first visit] and continue to wear masks.

Studio Access Health & Safety Notes

  • Prior to visiting, please perform a self-check. Please postpone your visit if you are not feeling well
  • Studio facilities are open 24/7 for pre-approved studio users [who have received a studio orientation]
  • Orientations for new studio users have resumed; we’re working through a backlog and will be in touch ASAP
  • Maximum of 14 people in the studio space at a time
  • Studio users will need to provide proof of vaccination when arriving for their first day of studio use
  • Studio users must sign our usage policies & health and safety waiver; email us []
  • Studio bookings are mandatory in order to reserve and guarantee equipment access
  • Studio access bookings are reserved for six-hour time slots, which can be booked in consecutive blocks
  • Approved studio users must have fobs for the 401 Richmond building and the studio doors to gain access
  • Approved studio users can purchase rent online here and book equipment online here
  • Studio users are responsible for cleaning and sanitizing their areas
  • The studio kitchen is open and limited to 2 people
  • Masks must be worn at all times in the building and physical distancing maintained

401 Richmond West: Open Studio, Suite #104 [ground floor]

  • Open Studio is located on the ground floor of 401 Richmond, Suite #104
  • 401 Richmond hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Saturday, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm [closed Sundays]
  • Open Studio occupies 6,400 square feet, has high ceilings, and excellent ventilation systems in place
  • Our space is wheelchair accessible
  • Unable to access the building? Email [] or call 416-504-8238

Contact Us

We will continue to adjust our policies following updates from public health authorities. If you have any questions, please get in touch with us by email [].

Open Studio’s Social Media Channels: InstagramFacebookTwitter. Join our mailing list here.

Stay safe and well,
The Open Studio Team

Want to support Open Studio further? Please consider making a donation! Every bit helps fulfill our mission to provide access to a barrier-free, inclusive and affordable printmaking facility in downtown Toronto. Thank you for your support!

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