Thames-Side Studios is a provider of affordable studio spaces for artists, makers and designers. We run a permanent community of friendly, safe and professionally-managed high-quality studios on a 7-acre river-side site in London, and provide an environment that supports creative engagement and development for artists and makers to sustain their practice.

To enquire about, or to book, any of the facilities at Thames-Side Studios call 020 8301 8844 (Mon-Fri 9.00-5.30) or email info at


Annual Open Studios
Our annual Open Studios event for 2020 was postponed. We will see what 2021 holds for us all.
The Arts Cafe is open with a revised menu and Covid-secure measures in place.
Photography Studio
Available for documenting work, or for shoots.
Education Space
Hosts classes, artist talks, workshops, and more...
Thames-Side Studios Gallery
One of South London’s largest single exhibition spaces.
The Lounge
A beautiful space for studio holders to relax in with views of the Thames.
Thames-Side Print Studio
One of London’s largest open access print studios.
Viewing Room
A space for artists to present large wall-based works.
The Yard
Available free for any studio holders to use who need to work outside their studios for short periods.
Management Team
Experienced arts management team available Monday-Friday, 9am-5.30pm.
Regular updates to studio holders on the latest in the Thames-Side Studios community.
London Sculpture Workshop
London's first open access sculpture workshop.
The Gate Darkroom
Black and white darkroom photographic processes in a communal and supportive environment.
The Spray Booth
A 550 ft. sq. facility available to studio holders to spray large objects.
A range of trolleys are available to assist with moving studio materials and equipment
Wash-up areas
Wash-up areas to clean brushes and materials.
Site security
Security hut manned 24/7 365 days a year alongside CCTV.
Social Areas
A variety of areas in which to relax, chat, meet with colleagues or clients
Picture Framer
We have a picture framer based on site in Unit 1.
Car Parking
Free to studio holders and their visitors.
Three kilns are available for use by anyone with a studio in our community.