Herts Visual Arts is the voluntary organisation for everyone in the visual and applied arts in Hertfordshire.

Why join Herts Visual Arts?
Many of our Artists join simply to take part in Open Studios each year - but you get much more than that for your membership!

* Entry to Open Studios is not included in the cost of membership

Newsletter 1st of each month with the latest Opportunities, and Exhibition listings across Hertfordshire. Promote your workshops, classes, exhibitions.

We've invested in our website for the future, so it's now social media friendly, and viewable on all devices.

Herts Visual Arts Gallery page with space for 15 images FREE, social media links, artists bio, links to your own website

Your Gallery page, and our website mean that whether you have your own website or not - you'll be very easy to find on the internet, with most of our Artists appearing towards the top of Google searches via www.hvaf.org.uk

Be included in our incredible database of Herts Artists!
Network, collaborate, be part of our thriving Creative community!

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HVAF artists at Living Crafts in May! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-04-25T00:00:00Z">Mon 25 Apr 2022</span>HVAF artists at Living Crafts in May! / Mon 25 Apr 2022

From 5th to 8th May, Herts Visual Arts Forum (HVAF) will be within a centrally located marquee and our Members will be showcasing their talent. Each day six different artists/makers will show and share work in a variety...

Welcome to Spring, HVAF publishes it&apos;s Spring newsletter / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-03-21T00:00:00Z">Mon 21 Mar 2022</span>Welcome to Spring, HVAF publishes it's Spring newsletter / Mon 21 Mar 2022

Welcome to Spring Our beautiful Quarterly Newsletter is available to read online, but also we have printed copies available too! Printed copies can be picked up from area coordinators, so don't forget to pop over t...

Call for Artist for Open Studios! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-03-05T00:00:00Z">Sat 05 Mar 2022</span>Call for Artist for Open Studios! / Sat 05 Mar 2022

From 10th September to 2nd October, Herts Visual Arts is turning the county yellow! Our flagship event is now open for artists registrations to take part in Herts Open Studios. Members can open their studios, share p...

My Events

Living Craft weekend of arts / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-05-05T00:00:00Z">Thu 05</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2022-05-08T00:00:00Z">Sun 08 May 2022</span> <span>(4 days)</span>Living Craft weekend of arts / Thu 05 to Sun 08 May 2022 (4 days)

We're delighted to confirm that 24 Members (listed below) will be at Living Crafts this year, with our thanks to the organisers. Do join us, visit our marquee and enjoy demonstrations by our talented Artists and Arti...

HVAF 6th Annual Conference / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-01-17T00:00:00Z">Mon 17 Jan 2022</span>HVAF 6th Annual Conference / Mon 17 Jan 2022

FREE FOR MEMBERS. Our annual conference is scheduled for 17th Jan 2022, 10am - 2pm on Zoom and we have a fabulous and interesting line-up of speakers with plenty of opportunity to meet other members. Whether you have j...

Herts Open Studios 2021 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-09-11T00:00:00Z">Sat 11 Sep</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2021-10-10T00:00:00Z">Sun 10 Oct 2021</span> <span>(1 month)</span>Herts Open Studios 2021 / Sat 11 Sep to Sun 10 Oct 2021 (1 month)

Herts Open Studios is our annual opportunity for artists to share their work, and for everyone in or near Hertfordshire to experience art first hand. Last year, Herts open Studios celebrated 30 years with a 30-day vir...

My Opportunities

Become A Member / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2022-01-17T00:00:00Z">Mon 17 Jan 2022</span>Become A Member / Mon 17 Jan 2022

As a member of a thriving creative community like Herts Visual Arts, there are lots of opportunities to create, grow and exhibit your work with the full support of the Herts Visual Arts team behind you. The Herts Visu...

Call for Artists / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-07-30T00:00:00Z">Fri 30 Jul 2021</span>Call for Artists / Fri 30 Jul 2021

As a member of a thriving creative community like Herts Visual Arts, there are lots of opportunities to create, grow and exhibit your work with the full support of the Herts Visual Arts team behind you. The Herts Visual...

Big Makers&apos; Fair / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-03-12T00:00:00Z">Fri 12 Mar 2021</span>Big Makers' Fair / Fri 12 Mar 2021

Call for Artists: Register/upload your entries 12th-26th February to be in our #BigMakersFair and exhibition/flipbook. Not a member? Join Herts Visual Arts and enjoy all our many membership benefits. This includes th...

My Videos

30 years of Herts Visual Arts30 years of Herts Visual Arts

Meet three Herts Visual Arts artists. From Terry Sadler, we hear about the beginnings of Herts Visual Arts. From Martin Bushell and Anna Schofield we hear about their life in arts and what being part of Herts Visual Arts...

Herts Open Studios 2020 TourHerts Open Studios 2020 Tour

In 2020, Herts Open Studios went virtual for the first time ever. With the theme '30 days, 30 themes, 30 years' artists shared their work, studios and more throughout September. Why not take a look at our website to se...

Big Makers Fair 2021 Event taster videoBig Makers Fair 2021 Event taster video

An opportunity to see just some of the amazing work and artisan-makers who are taking part in our Big Makers Fair. Throughout March, a new journey every day browse and enjoy our exhibition (below) click Contact Arti...