Art/Design Studio Buildings
The Bakery Studios are located at 61 Pleasant Street. The building is home to White Dog Arts, Peregrine Press, Wolfe Editions, Art House Picture Frames, and 16 studio spaces. Practices include poetry, photography, printmaking, painting, sculpture, bookmaking, video, and other media. Artemisia Cafe is located in the front of the building. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cloudport, located on Federal Street in the East End, is a multi faceted co-working space designed to provide a state-of-the-art space for businesses, entrepreneurs, and creatives alike to thrive. Equipped with glass front private offices, multi functional work space, meticulously designed conference rooms, spacious event venues, and a modernly designed kitchen and bar area. For information on membership, call (207) 651-RENT (7368) or email cloudportME@gmail.com.
Engine Room is a creative collaborative space where entrepreneurs, innovators, and collaborators come together to make it happen. In a building over 100 years old, this modern, open-concept space allows professionals to share their stimulating ideas with one another in an upbeat environment on York Street, near Portland's Old Port. Contact Engine Room here for more information.
Factory 3 is a makerspace that provides shared use of equipment and workspace to their tight community of artists, artisans, makers, entrepreneurs, thinkers, dreamers, experts, and beginners.
Grime Studios offers affordable band rehearsal space and art studios with 24 hour access. It exists for bands and artists of any craft to create whatever they want, as loud as they want, whenever they want. Grime is located at 299 Presumpscot Street. For more information, call (207) 831-3621 or email email@example.com.
Maine Studio Works is a turnkey rental studio suited for both photo and video production. It has north facing natural light, a full kitchen, direct load-in dock door access, and parking. A la carte services include photo and grip rental gear, as well as a prop house and set walls and windows to construct full artificial living environments.
The Open Bench Project at 10 Thompson's Point is a shared learn/work facility, cultivating a community of makers by providing access to studio/work space, tools, and resources. The 7,500 square foot facility includes a wood shop, metal shop, lab for 3D printing, screen printing zone, and a hack lab. For information on affordable, flexible membership, call (207) 329-8606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Concepts is an artist and creative studios are located in East Bayside. The studios were carved out from raw industrial space and renovated into comfortable and airy creative studio space.
The Public Works is a collaborative workspace designed with Portland’s creative entrepreneur in mind. They offer build-to-suit studios, office space, event space, and larger workshops so that everyone–from designers to craftsmen–can work together under one roof to establish and grow their business.
Running With Scissors, at 250 Anderson Street, is a multi-disciplinary creative work space with over 50 private studios of various sizes, features, rates, and amenities, plus common work space, various equipment for print making, wood working, computer and design work, an exhibition hall, classroom, lounge, and more. For more information contact Kate Anker at (207) 831-5682 or email@example.com. The facility also houses the Bayside Clay Center, a community committed to providing affordable space to serious clay artists. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPACE Studios, at 536 Congress Street and just down the street from the Maine College of Art, are home to Pickwick Independent Press and have workspaces on three floors above SPACE Gallery. Contact email@example.com for more information. Applications are available on the website: http://www.spacestudios.org.
Still Life Studio provides painting lessons & creative workshops for emerging artists and offers rental space and occasional artist residency opportunities.