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
We hold an Open Studios weekend which this year takes place on 30-31 May 2020.
The Arts Café and the Riverside Café are both on-site and highly recommended.
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 Shop
A 550 ft. sq. facility available to studio holders to spray large objects.
Bicycle Doctor
We have a bicyle doctor on site who offers free bicycle repairs.
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 varity 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.
Riso Printer
Available to studio holders to print postcards, zines and flyers in runs of 50-1,000.