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: 4 available
M7 | 8 sqm | £120.00 per month | available now
This studio is on an open plan balcony. Studios are defined by markings on the floor.
S28 | 12.5 sqm | £185.00 per month | available 19th July
This studio is in Block B, a semi-open plan area within the building, with 4 walls and a doorway (rather than a lockable door).
S5 | 12.5 sqm | £185.00 | available 25th June
S9 | 19 sqm | £285.00 | available 6 July
These studios are in Block A, they are private studios with lockable doors.
All rates include service: heating, electricity, wifi, access to communal areas including free use of a meeting room.
Creative Shop Units: 1 available
Workshop 2, 8 Kent Street | 27 sqm | £600.00 per month | six monthly lease | available now
There are no additional charges - heating, electricity, water and wifi are included in our monthly rate, and no business rates required for this studio.
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 as a PDF to email@example.com 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, Allan MacRitchie, Linda Livingston, Emily Furneaux, Steve Mallon, Grizelda Chang, Civic Room, Clive Jackson, Alison McCandlish, Calum McClure, Calum Sutherland, Ewan Murray, Natalia Palombo, Output Communication, Jon Cairns, Rosemary Cunningham, Kate Timney, Rebecca Gibson, Jen Syke, Jason Kerley.
Design & Architecture
Jennifer Gray, Michael Friel, Pidgin Perfect, Scenic Lets, Gioia Mia, Bottled Love, We Are Hug, Red Apple Handmade, Dominika Kupcova, Scott Crawford, Siobhan McKenna, Phoebe Simpson, Scarinish Studio, Submarine Studio, Emma Hunter, Alex Holroyd.
Film and Theatre
Nathan Smith, Richard Evans (Studio Evans), Fraser Lappin, Gill Davies (GDP Digital), William Gardner (Bundu Media), Amy Conway, Jennifer Grubb, Ana Inés Jabares-Pita, Jane McAllister, Mikey Rutherford.