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Become a Studio Member of The NewBridge Project

Posted: 27 Oct 2017

Become a Studio Member of The NewBridge Project
Artist Studios & Co-Work Space now available on Gateshead High Street

The NewBridge Project has recently transformed a former shop unit on Gateshead High Street to provide affordable studio and workspace for artists and creatives. Come and join our creative community.

The NewBridge Project : Gateshead is equipped with individual studio spaces and co-work space for hot-desking, hosting meetings, events and workshops.

NewBridge Studios offers space to artists at any stage of their career, working primarily within the field of visual art, with a desire to be part of a diverse and critically engaged community of creative practitioners.
NewBridge Studios promotes exchange and support in an engaged and discursive community of artists. The shared workspace is a critical and collaborative environment that allows artists to discuss and develop new ideas and projects.

NewBridge Studio Members will benefit from:
• A new support network from which to cultivate further opportunities and develop work. We 
are committed to NewBridge Studios remaining a discursive and productive working 
• The opportunity to be a part of an exciting and vibrant community of visual artists
• Affordable 24hour access studio space
• The opportunity to help shape NewBridge’s programme and future direction through our artist committees and steering groups
• Access to our pioneering artist development programme, Practice makes Practice, offering opportunities, training and mentoring
• A range of facilities offered to NewBridge Studio members including bookable project space, production and making space, co-work & meeting space, social space and a darkroom

The NewBridge Project : Gateshead
is also home to NewBridge Gallery Space, a gallery and project space with a programme of contemporary exhibitions & commissions and The Collective Studio, a graduate development programme in partnership with Newcastle University Institute of Creative Arts Practice.
How to Apply
If you are interested in becoming a studio member at The NewBridge Project : Gateshead please complete our online application form.
We currently have a number of ground floor studios available (10m/sq) and we will be assigning them over the coming weeks.

We think it is really important that our studios and facilities are as affordable as possible for artists; the studios in Gateshead are priced at £70 per month (inclusive of all utilities).

Deadline for studio applications: Thursday 9th November, 12pm

Please note: You can apply for our studios on a rolling basis but we will be assigning the available studios in Gateshead based on the applications we receive by the deadline.

Please specific on your application form that you would like to be considered for a studio in Gateshead. If you have already completed the form previously you do not need to complete again.

If you have any questions please contact Studio Coordinator, Clare Gomez on or call 0191 232 8975.


Use our Co-Work Space

Become a NewBridge Hot-desking Member to access our shared Co-Work Space and other facilities. If you’d like to have regular access to the Co-Work space please complete the application form.

Our Co-Work space is also available for anyone to use for workshops, events, talks and socials – if you’d like to use the Co-Work space for an event please get in touch with us.