AVAILABLE STUDIOS

We offer two types of studios for artists; longer-term studios based in our buildings in Leeds and shorter-term temporary studios which are available nationwide.

Private Studio, Barkston Ceramics

AVAILABLE PERMANENT STUDIO SPACES:

BARKSTON HOUSE STUDIOS

Applications are open to join a thriving community of artists based in South Leeds. Barkston House is home to 40 studio spaces and a dedicated ceramics facility that houses a dynamic and thriving hub of creative activity. 3 studio spaces are available within a semi-open-plan working environment. The spaces are suitable to a wide range of practices. We are looking for artists who are committed to dedicating time to their practice and welcome applications from those who value being part of a community of artists & makers.

Address: Barkston House, Croydon Street, Leeds, LS11 9RT
Size: 82 – 110 sq ft
Price:From £82 – £110pcm
General: Free parking, 24 hour access, Lift access to all floors, Wi-fi
Spaces: Open plan artist studios
Facilities: Wi-fi, Sinks, Kitchen, Toilets
Availability: 3 studio spaces all in shared studios with 6 / 7 other artists

Barkston House is located in Holbeck, an easy 10 minute drive from the city centre or 20 minute bus ride from Leeds bus station. Situated on the edge of Holbeck Urban Village, Barkston House is also easily accessible from the motorway (M621).

APPLICATIONS CLOSING DATE: 17th December 2021


BARKSTON CERAMIC STUDIOS

Applications are open for one shared studio space. We welcome applications from those with an interest and practice in ceramics and who value being part of a community of makers. The facility is aimed at artists who have trained in ceramics or plan to subsidise their making through workshop teaching and participation. It is also open to artists who want to access ceramics facilities as part of their general practice.

Address: Barkston House, Croydon Street, Leeds, LS11 9RT
Size: 65 – 110 sq ft
Price: From £90 – 200pcm
General: Free parking, 24 hour access, Onsite support, Lift access to all floors, Wi-fi
Spaces: Private enclosed studios available
Facilities: Onsite technician available, Kilns, Sinks, Specialist equipment, Kitchen, Toilets
Availability: Shared studio (with one other artists) available

Barkston House is located in Holbeck, an easy 10 minute drive from the city centre or 20 minute bus ride from Leeds bus station. Situated on the edge of Holbeck Urban Village, Barkston House is also easily accessible from the motorway (M621).


AVAILABLE TEMPORARY STUDIOS:

MARKET PLACE, RIPON, NORTH YORKSHIRE

Large ex-bank right in the middle of Ripon split over 3 floors. This building would suit a group or organisation looking to engage with the local community as this space has great footfall. It would work well as a combined space of public engaged space on the ground floor and workspaces on the 1st floor.

Access Hours: 24/7
Disabled Access: No
Kitchen: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Parking: No (paid parking available)
Cost: £100 per month


MERCHANT’S QUAY, SHIPLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE

Large office unit in an ex-mill in Shipley. This building would suit desk-based practitioners or those working in a clean and quiet manner to respect our neighbours in this office building. The space would suit individual artists in an open plan environment or a collective or artists looking to take on the whole space.   

Access Hours: 24/7
Disabled Access: Yes
Kitchen: Yes
Toilet: Yes
Parking: TBC
Cost: £50-200 per month (varying on the amount of space available)