GUILDED CONVERSATIONS is an opportunity to come together to explore the purpose and function of maker collectives, such as craft guilds, associations and studio groups and ask what role do they play in the contemporary craft infrastructure. The discussion will held at Winchester School of Art on Thursday 19 September 2019. We’ll talk about how these different communities relate to each other and how they can collectively contribute to the contemporary craft infrastructure in the region. We hope to connect individual makers and groups to enable their voices to be amplified and heard.
Maker Mondays are a brand new opportunity that launched in January 2019, giving Makers a chance to informally get together throughout the year. Being a freelance creative is brilliant but it can also be quite isolating and so we hope these bi-monthly sessions will become a regular opportunity to get out to the studio and […]
In conversation with Andrea Harari, Director, Jagged Art Monday 4 June from 11am-12.45pm @ Making Space | £12 | 20 places only. We are very excited to be hosting a conversation event involving Andrea Harari, founder and Director of the renowned London gallery, Jagged Art. Established in 2002, Jagged Art showcases stunning, complex and intriguing […]
A unique event organised by Making Space for Craft Makers. We are very existed to be hosting 2 training events led by renowned surface textile designer, Emma Jeffs. Emma has a successful career across hand, industrial and digital textiles processes and is coming to Making Space to inject and energise makers into broadening their understanding […]
Together with Arts Council England we’d like to invite you to join us for a Grants for the Arts Presentation on 19 June at Making Space, Bishopstoke Road, Leigh Park, Havant, Hampshire PO9 5BN 10.45am Arrival – registration and refreshments 11.00am Presentation by Andrew Proctor, Relationship Manager, Visual Arts, Arts Council England – South West […]
We’re really excited about our 2017 Open Studios as it marks a special celebration for us. The Making Space building was officially opened by HRH Princess Anne in May 2007 so this year marks 10 years of Making Space. This years Open Studios, in addition to all the regular exhibitions and tenants studios, will also […]
Making Ground is an Arts Council funded collaborative interdisciplinary project exploring site-specific making at a disused brickworks in Sussex. Sourcing materials from a post-industrial site, basket-maker Annemarie O’Sullivan and ceramic artist Elaine Bolt are working together to: – Carry out a pilot project through research and collaboration – Produce a series of collaborative works – Investigate […]