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Belfast is a city of artists; painting, drawing, performing, filming and creating.

Behind closed doors, in nooks and crannies of the city, artists are at work developing the seeds of ideas that result in artworks often shown in galleries, museums and art centres nationally and internationally.

 

Array Studios

An established studio group of contemporary artists. Hidden on the second floor building on King Street, Array (formerly Magpie Studios) was established in 1994 by a group of early career artists intent on making a difference to the world of visual art in Belfast. Over the past 20 years Array ...
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Artists at the Mill

A group of artists using a variety of distinctive styles and media, working out of Conway Mill. Artists @ the Mill are made up of independent individual practitioners representing a variety of disciplines, including painters, ceramicists, glass and textile artists. The artists occupy the top floor of the Mill on ...
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Belfast Bankers

1 vacant building, 29 Creatives, a load of bees & 12 months. Let's see what happens.... Belfast Bankers is a studio group of artists working across many disciplines. We are visual artists, musicians, puppeteers, photographers, filmmakers, beekeepers and writers. We took over an old vacant Ulster Bank Building in early ...
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Belfast Photo Factory

A collective of photographic artists. Through equipment, exhibitions and discussion we facilitate the needs of emerging photographers. Studio Members Alicia Field Joanne Mullin Laura Rose McBride Gordon Ashbridge Mark Drillingcourt John Duncan Zoe Hamill Paddy Kelly Jim McKeever Jill Quigley Andrew Rankin Clare Callaghan Contact Details Belfast Photo Factory Studio ...
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Belfast Print Workshop

One of Ireland’s largest print studios with a diverse range of artist members. The Belfast Print Workshop, initially known as Endhouse Print Workshop, grew from the activities in the early seventies of a group of artists and printmakers who were interested in establishing a workshop in Belfast. A constitution was ...
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Cathedral Studios

A small studio group of contemporary painters. Cathedral Studios is based on Donegall Street, Belfast. Formed in 2003 by six newly graduated artists the group has been supporting artists with studio space and facilities ever since. Since its establishment the organisation has housed many artists specialising in a wide range ...
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Creative Exchange

A fine-art collective with a digital hub and ceramics studio in East Belfast. Creative Exchange is a Northern Irish visual-arts collective, based in East Belfast, providing fine-art studios, a digital hub for artists working in lens-based practice and a ceramic studio. We are a catalyst for the creation of experimental ...
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Digital Arts Studios

Studio and residency programme for digital arts DAS promotes the convergence of art and technology and provides invaluable access to the resources essential to the production of and engagement with digital arts. It provides access to digital imaging and audio equipment and software and delivers training in their use. It runs a ...
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Flax Art Studios

Flax Art Studios includes some of Belfast’s most well known artists. Flax Art Studios was founded in 1989 by a group of recent graduates seeking space to make large-scale sculpture and installation artworks. Flax Art Studios is committed to developing and strengthening the visual arts sector in Belfast, and has ...
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Lombard Studios

Lombard Studios house five painters who are all Ulster University Fine Art graduates. It was set up in August 2016 and is self-funded. Studio Artists Trina Hobson Hollie Sloan Jane Rainey Ciaran Harper Hanna Johnston Contact Details Lombard Studios 11 Lombard Street, Belfast BT1, UK ...
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Orchid Studios

 A small group of established, award-winning artists with international reputations. Established in Belfast for twenty-four years Orchid Studios supports artists who are nationally and internationally highly active. Its strong professional reputation is evidenced by the quality and international profile of its award-winning artists, whose work offers a dynamic creative outlook ...
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Platform Arts

This artist-led studio of 12 contemporary artists is at the heart of Belfast’s art scene. Platform is an artist-led studio group and contemporary art gallery initiative run by a voluntary rolling Board of Directors. Our role is to actively promote creative expression, presentation and access to contemporary art practice through ...
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Pollen Studios

A hub of artists dedicated to social change through projects, performance and live art. Established in 2011, Pollen Studios & Gallery is an arts organisation committed to providing an open and accessible contemporary arts platform in Belfast city centre. Utilising a proactive community oriented educational arts program, the organisation delivers ...
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QSS Bedford Street

 Belfast’s oldest and biggest studio group with 24 artists working in different mediums. Queen Street Studios has been operating as a studio provider since 1984 and provides studio accommodation and associated resources and facilities for twenty-three visual artists in a convenient city centre location. In May 2013, Queen Street Studios ...
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Studio Souk

Studio Souk is an innovative, open-plan studio & retail space located in the heart of Belfast city center. We give our customers the opportunity to engage directly with our lovely in house designers, artists & makers. Our residents work their magic and create unique handmade designs or up cycle previously ...
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