Big Medium’s East Austin Studio Tour is a free, annual, self-guided art event spanning across two weekends in November. Through collaboration with the community, EAST provides opportunities for the public to meet the makers: the local artists and artisans who drive Austin’s vibrant creative culture. In its 14th edition, EAST features 287 Artist Studios, 152 Exhibitions, 17 Happenings and a series of Select Events.

EAST Basics


EAST includes four participant categories: Artist Studios, Exhibitions, Happenings, and Select Events.

Artist Studios and Exhibitions are free and open on the weekends of November 14-15 & 21-22 from 11am – 6pm.
Happenings are also free and occur on the weekends of November 14-15 & 21-22 at varying times as listed.
Select Events occur between November 14-22 at varying times as listed and may require an entrance fee.


East of I-35
West of Hwy 183
South of Hwy 290
North of Riverside Dr (expanded for 2015!)

More at EAST's website