55 artists’ studios ranging from 3.4 to 24 square metres. Studio fees are £12.60 per square metre per month.
A community of 60 professional artists and makers, our building offers studios in a wide range of sizes over two floors. 3D work is accommodated in our ground floor and warehouse spaces whilst 2D work is located in our first floor studios. Spaces become vacant on a regular basis and we always welcome applications from new artists interested in taking a studio.
THE ROPER GALLERY
6m x 8m Exhibition Space 24 hour access for booking
The Roper Gallery is a spacious and well lit ‘white cube’ gallery ideal as a venue for solo, joint or group exhibitions. The gallery provides an opportunity for you to exhibit your work in a relaxed and friendly environment. The venue is also suitable for events, workshops and talks or seminars. Whilst the gallery operates as a ‘curated’ space, it is also available for hire for occasional pop up exhibitions or events between exhibitions
THE TEACHING ROOM
10m x 7m Workshop/Teaching Room
£10.50 per hour or £73.50 for 8 hour day
Our large and popular teaching room can accomodate classes of upto 40 people. Hiring the space includes access to easels, boards, tables, lighting, sink and changing room. You will also have access to our ‘Common Room’ for breaks and refreshments. Publically accessible classes are eligible for complimentary promotion via our website and social media channels.
THE ROPER STUDIO
5m x 2.5m Studio Space
24 hour access
The Roper Studio is a newly opened workspace adjacent to the Roper Gallery. For the majority of the year the studio will be home to our programme of residencies. However it will also occasionally be available for hire to artists and community groups wishing to undertake special projects or make work in conjunction with booking an exhibition.
3m x 3m enclosed workshop space
£5.25 per hour or £21 per day, £52.40 per week, £157.50 per month
As an extension to our Teaching Room and Gallery facilities, this newly developed space comprises an area suitable for casting, wet or construction based sculpture. Hire of this space includes access to sink and draining/drying areas.
Room Booking Enquiry
If you would like to enquire about booking our facilities complete the form below or call us on 01225 482480 to discuss your requirements.