Hire

As part of a way to support our wider programme, Shieldfield Art Works offers a unique and alternative events and meeting space to hire in Newcastle.

The building is completely self contained with one large gallery space and a workshop/library space – with oak floors, wi-fi, heating and air conditioning, kitchen facilities and toilets. We are located within 10 minutes walk from Newcastle city centre and a few minutes from public transport routes. Free parking is available.

See below for brief descriptions and prices of our two spaces. Discretionary discount is given to new artists and not for profit organisations.

For more information on hiring the building, contact william@saw-newcastle.org

If you would like to hire Shieldfield Art Works as an exhibition space please see Submitting an Exhibition Proposal

exhibition space | workshops | acoustic performances | conference venue |  private functions | dance | performances | demonstrations | rehearsal space | meetings | painting & drawing classes 

Gallery Space:

Originally a worship room, this is our main exhibition space. When it is not in use for our main programme this space can be hired for presentations, performances, conferences, lectures and events.

Capacities | Theatre style: 80 | Cabaret style: 60 | Standing: 100 | Prices from £40 per hour (day rate available); weekly rate for exhibitions is £400 – subject to submitting a proposal. We welcome collaborations with like-minded organisations or individuals.

Workshop/Library Space:

A more intimate space, this room is ideal for creative workshops, meetings, rehearsals and AGMs.

Please note, this space will be undergoing slight redevelopment during May/June 2019. The photographs below show the space before its redevelopment.

Capacities | Theatre style: 60 | Cabaret style: 50 | Standing: 80 | Prices from £25 per hour (day rate available); weekly rate for exhibitions is £250.

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