Take a free walking tour of local art studios and galleries nestled throughout Venice's manufacturing district. Artblock is a community event produced by local artists who want to maintain an independent relationship with the public, free of sponsorships and pricey wristbands. Check back for a digital Artblock Map and pick-up locations for printed maps along the walking tour.
ARTBLOCK is an open community of independent artists, living and working in Venice, who've joined together to open their studios to the public. ARTBLOCK maintains their focus on art and celebrates original Venice art studios in the heart of the Venice Arts Corridor. You don't need an expensive ticket or wristband to enjoy ARTBLOCK! ARTBLOCK is free and open to the public. Just follow our handy ARTBLOCK map and balloons, or loose yourself walking through our Venice neighborhoods, and discover all the creative treasures and artists Venice is famous for! ARTBLOCK is an important community event that supports the real, working artists that make Venice the unique, creative hot spot it's become! Support your neighbors, have fun, and be enlightened at ARTBLOCK!