Who we are...
The Factory Studios offer some of the most affordable artist studios in the South West. It is set over 8000 square foot and is split up into 6 studios that are all dedicated spaces for the creative industries. We are passionate about creativity and strive to provide a much needed space for creation, inspiration and collaboration right here in Bournemouth.
We take pride in the unique environment we provide and have facilities to cater for all types of creative people and businesses. These include digital Coworking spaces, Art studios & gallery, dance studio and print room. We also hold many unique events including exhibitions, workshops, craft stalls and outdoor cinema nights. All permanent residents benefit from a secure access all year long.
meet some of our creative community
Joe Johnston - Artist
Joe is a recent graduate of Arts University Bournemouth whose work encompasses still and moving imagery, sound, sculpture and installation.
'The Factory has provided me with the perfect environment in which to explore and expand my practice after graduation. It's providing the ideal kind of collaborative and collective artistic space that Bournemouth needs."
Noel Holmes - Grove Studios
Noel is a Textile designer and consultant to the home furnishings industry, clients include Borderline, GP&J Baker, John Lewis, Sanderson, Laura Ashley, Farrow and Ball, Carolina Irving and George Spencer.
"The factory is just the right kind of supportive and flexible environment, enabling me to grow and develop my business organically, with strong connections locally as well as in the wider context."
Nadia Amura – Film & Photography
Nadia is a digital creative specialising in photography and film making, and is an award winning digital marketing consultant.
“Moving in to The Factory was the best decision I ever made. There is a great mix of creative people and an amazing vibe that fuels your creativity. It’s a real little gem in the heart of Boscombe, and I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else!”
Martin is a photographer, filmmaker, artist and lecturer. He is a passionate believer in the use of the still and moving image as a tool for promoting change.
"The Factory is a space for experimentation and discovery for me. I can prototype new media installations whilst building meaningful networks with other artists."
HOT OF THE PRESS
'A Portrait of Boscombe Exhibition.'
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The meditation sessions are starting at The Factory Studios giving anyone the opportunity to learn more and participate in meditation.
Thursday 26th June 7.30pm - £4
The Chickens have
arrived and love a bit of spinach and slugs!
Live music, crafts stalls, Art exhibition, food, printing workshop, studios tours & silent auction.
2pm – 10pm, August 9th
Free (Event page coming soon)