Public Events

Ongoing Events Open to the Public


For our regularly scheduled tours of our facility, please see our Staffed Hours & Tour Times page here.

Speaker Series

Artisan’s Asylum hosts a regular Speaker Series featuring the stories of our own members and local community leaders and businesses inspiring us by making the world they want to see. Speaker Series events are free for members and Friends of Artisan’s. $10 sliding scale donation from the public. Check out the Winter 2015 line-up!

SoFab: Celebrating the Somerville Fabrication Distrcit

Wednesday March 23rd, 2016

We are kicking off a new pop-up demo series to celebrate and feature makers in Somerville. SoFab is an opportunity to chat with a local maker, learn about a fabrication technique and their process.

MASSDestruction Robot Competition

Saturday April 30th, 2016 @ Artisan’s Aslyum
Click here for more information!

Open Houses


Saturday April 16th, 2016 @ Artisan’s Asylum
Workshops from 1-4PM in MPR1/2

Cambridge Science Festival 2016

Wednesday April 20th, 2016 @ Artisan’s Asylum
Circuit Hacking Night 6-8PM

Somerville Open Studios 2016

Saturday April 30th – Sunday May 1st, 2016 @ Artisan’s Asylum

Past Events

Check out some of our featured past events!

4th Annual Winter Market & Open House

List of participating makers:
(check out maker/artist features on our facebook event!)
AEO Designs – Alicia O’Dell
Naijah Garrett
Simon Hong – Chairbot
The Daily Robot
Nod’s Wand Emporium
Karen Christians
Welding on Fire
Melissa Glick – Hacker Creations
Karen Burke
Chris Templeman – Happy Workhorse 3D Printing
Norma Heller
Thorn & Bloom Perfume
Seeds of Joie Studio
MP Thomas Designs
Freedom Baird
Emily Garfield
Dahlia Raz

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