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Studio available now

Studio available now

Large studio space available now for £1000pcm. Clean, quiet and self-contained. Would suit an individual artist/designer or creative business (we’re not offering studio shares on this space, sorry). Applications invited. Book an appointment to view.

Margate Festival Open Call

Margate Festival Open Call

Deadline: 31 March, midday
Margate NOW: 28 September 2019 to 12 January 2020

Margate NOW is the sixth Margate Festival – an ambitious, cross-artform festival; an inclusive and egalitarian programme rooted in Margate. Celebrating an extraordinary range of artists it will animate unusual spaces and is conceived as a journey through town creating a sense of curiosity and buzz around landmark locations and the current moment. Continue Reading

Facets of Us

Facets of Us

9 & 10, 16 & 17 March
Open 10am – 5pm
Resort Project Space

The artists at Resort Studios create an immersive installation; drawing on their individual memories and inspirations of women that have influenced their lives. Participating artists include: Teresa Limbrick, Helen Brooker, Melanie King, Natascha Maksimovic, Jenny Duff, Iain Purves, Nicholas Thompson, Anna Westin, Kim Conway and Eve Lloyd Knight.

Part of the POW! Thanet festival of arts and culture celebrating International Women’s Day 2019.

Asset of Community Value

Asset of Community Value

Thanks to all those who came out to support Resort on Saturday morning!

We have applied for the Pettman Depository to be listed as an Asset of Community Value. This would recognise Resort’s status as a place where people go for their cultural life and give us time to try and purchase the building.

We have a vision for the Pettman building as a leading site of cultural production and community – we want to restore it to it’s former glory and offer more affordable workspace for artists and creative businesses; a cultural programme for our communities and visitors; and talks and workshops aimed at both the visitor economy and developing local people’s skills and knowledge. Continue Reading

Margate Festival Launch

Margate Festival Launch

15 – 20 February
Friday: 5 to 8pm; Saturday to Wednesday 11am to 3pm
Pie Factory Margate

Hear all bout Margate Festival 2019 and the Open Call on Friday. Drop in and meet the team Saturday to Wednesday.

“Margate Festival celebrates the best contemporary culture from Margate’s world-class creative community. Art, music, performance, written and spoken word, collective action and visual culture will form a dynamic programme featuring co-commissions in the public realm and over 200 local, national and international artists. The theme NOW brings urgency and relevance – 2019 is our most ambitious year yet.”

Claire Orme, Dan Chilcott, Jenny Duff and Jo Murray, Margate Festival Delivery Team

Read the press release here.


Pettman Building

50 Athelstan Road

Cliftonville, Margate

Kent, CT9 2BH

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+44 (0)1843 449454

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