SPACE is a leading visual arts organisation supporting artists by providing creative workspace, advocacy and professional development.

Established by artists in 1968, SPACE runs 21 studio buildings across 8 London boroughs and Colchester, providing affordable creative workspace for more than 800 artists. We further support artists through our commissions, exhibitions, awards and training opportunities, enabling them to be sustainable and resilient in a changing urban environment.

We also work with artists, partners and people in the communities neighbouring our studio sites, to promote engagement with creativity and the arts.

Our exhibitions and events take place at SPACE Ilford, 10 Oakfield Road, Ilford IG1 1ZJ

The Studios office is at SPACE Mare Street, 129–131 Mare Street, Hackney E8 3RH