Spaces for use

The Collingwood Arts Precinct Activation Project is a transitional moment in time. The site has remained unoccupied and vacant for 12 years. This emptiness is an opportunity to experiment, collaborate, exhibit and develop new work.

Our spaces will be used until the very last minute, when our many doors will temporarily close. If you are interested in using a space, please read the information for Activators and see the whole of site plan before contacting us using the form below.

The Johnston Street building | The Gallery

A gallery style space hired predominantly for presentations/ showings/ lectures. This airy room is also available for use as a rehearsal venue or workshopping space

Size: approx 200m sq
Access: Ground Floor / Courtyard Access
Specs: See site plan

The Perry Street Building | The Main Hall

Hired predominantly for events/ performances the Main Hall of our Perry Street building is best used for events that bring the public onto the site. Accessible via a laneway entrance, the versatile Perry Street Building has also been used for concerts, lectures and runways

Size: approx 425m sq
Access: Ground Floor
Specs: See site plan

The Perry Street Building | The Gym

The Gym, adjacent to the Perry Street building is most often hired for exhibitions/ performances.

Size: Approx 425m sq
Access: Ground Floor
Specs: See site plan

The Courtyard

The Courtyard is a rare outdoor venue in the inner-North and is suited to festivals, markets and events that require open spaces. Three plane trees provide shade over the gravelled surface.

Size: approx 965m sq
Access: Ground Floor / Courtyard Access
Specs: See site plan

The Tower building

Studio artist/org-in-residence program. The Tower is currently home to our place-makers in residence, CoDesign Studio. We are not currently looking for any further users for this space.

Size: approx 95m sq
Access: Ground Floor
Specs: See site plan

Expressions of Interest - Activations

If you’re interested in activating one of our spaces please read the the information for Activators document to ensure that your project is suitable for the site and spaces. Please note that all spaces are unavailable from the 28th of February. Fill out the below form and attach any supporting documentation. Once you've submitted your enquiry, our Activations team will be in touch.
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