Neighbourhoods

SPACE works with communities to ensure that people living in the neighbourhoods near our studio buildings have opportunities to engage with art and creativity.

CURRENT
SPACE Ilford Main gallery entrance
SPACE Ilford
A gallery, event space and artist studios development in Redbridge Town Hall, Ilford
CURRENT
SPACE Colchester 37 Queen Street
SPACE Colchester
Creative studios, a workspace facility and cultural venue at 37 Queen Street, Colchester, Essex
CURRENT
SPACE at Arlington homeless hostel Camden London
The Creative Space at Arlington
A unique space for residents of Arlington homeless people’s hostel in Camden, providing a programme of creative workshops
2012 – 2017
The White Building
A creative hub, actively supporting and promoting Hackney Wick and Fish Island’s creative sector
Young People
Summer 2020
SPACE art activities camera obscura
Summer Art Activities at Home
Learn how to make a camera obscura and create simple photographic prints with these free downloadable activity packs
Neighbourhoods
June 2020
The Creative Space Goes Online
Participants of The Creative Space at Arlington have taken their art classes online
Neighbourhoods
20 Nov 2019
painting by Eve McDougall at The Creative Space
The Creative Space Annual Exhibition
Annual showcase of work by participants at The Creative Space, Arlington in Camden. Free and all welcome!
Neighbourhoods
2012
The Geezers on Tour in Hackney Wick
The Geezers on Tour in Hackney Wick
Neighbourhoods
7 June 2018
The Creative Space Annual Exhibition
Residents welcome visitors to the Creative Space studio which provides painting, sculpture, ‘zine making, music and creative writing activities.
Neighbourhoods
2 November 2017
EMMA Zine Launch: The Voice of Arlington
Launch of editions #11, 12 and 13 of EMMA, the ‘zine produced by residents of Arlington homeless hostel with artist Brian Baderman.
Neighbourhoods
7 September 2017
The Creative Space Annual Exhibition
Annual exhibition showing work made in the Creative Space studio at Arlington homeless people's hostel
Neighbourhoods
01 - 04 February 2017
EMMA Zine Launch and Exhibition: The Voice of Arlington
Launch and exhibition of EMMA: The Voice of Arlington at KK Outlet from 1 - 4 Feb.
Neighbourhoods
6 October 2016
The Creative Space Annual Exhibition
The Creative Space Exhibition presents new work by residents of Arlington homeless people’s hostel.
Neighbourhoods
June 2016
The Creative Space at Arlington Case Study
Ex-resident Suban returns to Arlington as a volunteer for the art project that helped change her life...
Neighbourhoods
2016 - 17
The Creative Space at Arlington 2016 – 17
First Creative Space zine, “emma” is in production with Brian Baderman! Plus exhibition on 6 Oct at Arlington.
Neighbourhoods
08 Oct 2015
The Creative Space Annual Exhibition 2015
SPACE organises twelve visual artists’ studios and a creative workshop programme for residents at Arlington hostel.
Neighbourhoods
The Creative Space at Arlington 2014 – 15
Homeless people engage with artists in a programme of creative workshops and activities.
03 Feb 2015
The Arlington Collage
This vibrant 8 ft long collage was made by homeless people participating in The Creative Space art workshop programme.
11 Dec 2014
SPACE Open Studios at Arlington
A unique chance to see inside the studios of artists at Arlington, as well as projects produced by Arlington residents
7 Aug 2010
Open Workshop with Laura Oldfield Ford
Create your own fanzine!
22 Aug 2009
Ice Harvest in Barking
Local residents worked with performance artist Peter Reder to create a series of guided tours of Barking.
Sept 2010
The Buxhall Bee
The Buxhall Bee is a project organized by artist Lucy Harrison with residents of Buxhall Crescent, Hackney Wick.
12 Jul 2011
Ania Dabrowska: House of the Homeless
An exhibition marking the end of Dabrowska's Creative Space residency at Arlington.
16 Feb 2011
‘Arlington Portraits’ talk
A talk by Ania Dabrowska - SPACE Artist in residence at Arlington, about her most recent project 'Arlington Portraits'.