Many Studios


Many Studios is a purpose-designed creative hub in the East End of Glasgow. Based at the heart of the Barras, we host 32 unique studio spaces, 6 freelance desks, two creative shop units, event and meeting space, and over 60 members. We also host The Gallow Gate, a platform for the development, presentation, and discussion of contemporary visual art and culture.

Many Studios is one of a few central studio providers, providing 24 hour access, catering facilities, unlimited wifi, a connected professional network and, significantly, unaffected heating – offering a uniquely comfortable creative working environment.

The organisation provides social space, meeting room and an extensive creative and cultural network alongside professional expertise. Fostering a vibrant community of artists, Many Studios provides an environment conducive to professional development, enhancing understanding and awareness of national and international contemporary arts practice and providing professional development opportunities through constructive informal dialogue and an accessible programme of participative, critical and creative projects.

Creative Studios:
S23 | 10 sqm | £150.00 per month (including service charge, heating, electricity, wifi, meeting room/event space use/24 hour access).. 

Creative Unit: Shop front unit at 13 Ross Street, 38 sqm, available from May 2018. 

Freelance Desks: 1 available | £85.00 per month

Our Creative Studios operate on rolling monthly leases, so spaces come available sporadically. If you would like to apply for an available studio or to be added to the waiting list for other studio spaces, please complete a registration form and send it to with 6 examples of work. 




We have over 60 residents currently working within Many Studios, coming from a wide spectrum of creative practices. 

Visual Art & Writing

NeedleMaker,  Alison McBride, Allan MacRitchie, Linda Livingston,  Emily Furneaux,  Steve Mallon, Maria Tedemalm, Tara Masterson Haly,  Grizelda Chang,  Gerry Bradshaw,  Shelaine McCormick,  Civic Room,  Sarah Wilson,  Clive Jackson,  Alison McCandlishCalum McClure,  Rebecca Scott,  Calum Sutherland,  Ewan Murray, Mabli Godden,  Natalia Palombo,  Output Communication,  The Telfer Gallery, Alex Forsyth, Jon Cairns, Callum Caplan, Peter McCluskey, Katriona Gordon.

Design & Architecture

Jennifer Gray, Michael Friel, Pidgin Perfect,  Scenic Lets,  Jamie Laux,   Gioia Mia,  Bottled Love,  We Are Hug,  Red Apple Handmade, Paulin Watches, An Ordain, Emma StrathdeeDominika Kupcova, Nicole Gavin, Scott Crawford, Nuala Swan.


AlbaSciences,  Colin Tennant,  Beth Chalmers Photography,  Jassy Earl Photography,  Neil Jarvie Photography.

Film and Theatre

Nathan Smith,  Lou McLaughlanRichard Evans, Fraser Lappin, Jade LoudenRichard Evans, Sian Louise Nelson, Lindsay DenholmEllis MacDonald.


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