Derbyshire Open Arts Festival

Meet over 17 artists, designers and makers under one roof

Event date: Saturday, 28 May 2016 at 10.00 AM
Running until: Monday, 30 May 2016 at 5.00 PM


Saturday 28 May - Monday 30 May


10am - 5pm


Banks Mill Studios, 71 Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LB

About the event:

Visit Banks Mill Studios during the Derbyshire Open Arts festival and meet over 17 artists, designers and makers under one roof. See our artists in their working studios and buy or commission original artwork and handmade products direct from some of Derbyshire’s best artists, designers and makers.

Work on show will include fine art, printmaking, vintage letterpress, stained and contemporary glass art, ceramics, vintage clothing and fashion design, photography, textiles and upcycled collage art.

There will be various demonstrations throughout the weekend as well as a children’s art trail and pop up café by the Red Pepper Food Company.

Please note that disabled access is to the ground floor only as there is no lift at Banks Mill Studios.


  • Free car parking is available, just five minutes walk away at the Enterprise Centre, 37 Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LD.
  • Pay and display parking available on Bridge Street and Brook Street.

No booking required - just turn up!

For more information please contact Karen Holland on 01332 594170 or email