Wasps Studios: The Wasps Factory

Wasps Studios: The Wasps Factory

About Wasps Studios: The Wasps Factory

77 Hanson Street, Glasgow East End G31 2HF
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A former tobacco factory, Wasps' largest building was redeveloped in 2001 to become Scotland's first purpose-built studio and events complex for up to 200 artists each year.

The complex has excellent facilities including:

77 studios ranging from 175 sq ft to 1000 sq ft
A 4000 sq ft Project Space
Residential Accommodation (two three bedroom flats available for both short & long-term hire)
Full accessibility throughout the building
Free Car Parking
On Site Cafe
Artists’ kitchen and showers
Open Plan workspace for ceramicists and glass artists with a dedicated kiln room

We are eternally grateful to all the funders who made this £2.2 million project possible including the Scottish Arts Council Capital Lottery Fund, Glasgow City Council, Scottish Enterprise Glasgow, The Gannochy Trust, The Hugh Fraser Foundation, The Craignish Trust and the Trades House of Glasgow Commonweal Fund with corporate support from Park Systems Furniture and Soluis Technologies.

The factory cafe is a community based initiave that provides, tea, coffee, baking and affordable vegetarian food to our studio tenants and the public. Open Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm.

Upcoming Events at Wasps Studios: The Wasps Factory

From Pulp to Blue - A Paper Making and Eco Printing Weekend

From Pulp to Blue - A Paper Making and Eco Printing Weekend

9th March 2019 - 10th March 2019
Eco Printing artist Elisabeth Viguie Culshaw and paper maker Alison Newman have teamed up for a weekend workshop that will introduce you to a range of papermaking and eco printing techniques!

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