Spike Island: Studio Space

Space Type: Arts Space

Total Capacity:


Suitable for:

  • Performance with an Audience
  • Rehearsal

Opening Hours

Spike is a 24hour building but there are noise restrictions because of neighbours

Licenses Held:

No current public ents licence. Caterers bring their own licence.

Booking Info

Costs & Terms of Hire:

Varies but an average cost is ᆪ4.75 per sq f

Contact Name:

Nemia Brookes, Administrator

Email Address:

[email protected] o

Telephone Number:

0117 929 2266


Spike Island is a contemporary visual arts centre that offers studios and project space alongside its exhibition programme. The studios have 24 hour access, good light and there are workshop facilities available. Lease of studios is by application. For details and application criteria see: www.spikeisland.org.uk. There is an extra space the “Commissioning bay” that has been hired out for set construction and could be used in this way again. Spike Island is working on a second stage of capital development and building work is due to start early 2006.


  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: No/Unknown
  • Induction Loop Available: Yes
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

Parking Details:

There is free parking on street and a car park (pay and display) nearby


  • Toilets

Technical Info

Floor Description:


Physical description:

Visual Arts Studio

Power Supply:


Power and Lighting Details:


Sound Equipment:

No (but there is basic audio visual equipment that can be hired)

Details of Sound Spill:

Yes both from the studios and from the main space into the studios

Blackout Details: