Craftspace have been developing people, ideas and opportunities through contemporary craft for 26 years. They continue to showcase the most exciting craft practices through a programme of touring exhibitions and participatory projects.
Craftspace is an independent crafts development organisation with a 26 year track record curating touring exhibitions, producing socially engaged projects or interventions and audience engagement focused action research work based on enquiry and curiosity.
They have supported artists to make new work as cultural capital whilst building social and human capital through engagement with the ideas and practices of making.
Within the local ecology Craftspace is a repository, producer and sharer of knowledge, expertise and experience and conduit for signposting partnerships and making connections between people and organisations to develop engagement with contemporary craft.