fernartz studio

Type of space: Pop-up Space, Art Gallery, Retail Space

    About the space:  This shop front is Fern Smith's art studio; it is set up to morph into a creative space for artists across media. Its primary use is to create artwork. See what is on from September this year at fernartz.com/studion

    Random Acts of Art – Pop-ups: This studio welcomes new innovations and ideas. You may have an idea and you need to test drive it on the public this studio here is a good place to start.   Short turn around times i.e. an evening or a weekend or two

    About the area:  It is Merlynston has a healthy community full of artists, musicians and crafters with a good dose of sceptical and curious residents and is 10 Klms from the CBD.

    Front Window: The window looks out onto a  street located near a bus stop, railway station and small shopping centre.  It is a great space to showcase artistic works with high visibility. One to four weeks turn around for artworks.

    Walls: There are two walls available to showcase artworks they are lovely and white with good light, bringing out the colour, detail and texture in your works. Short turn around times i.e.  a weekend or two

    Pricing Terms

    For a community meeting the studio is free seats up to ten people with tables comfortably and is free/labour swap. Window, walls and workshops a small covering fee or labour swap or art swap.

    Lease Conditions

    Bookings are essential Window is up to one month, inside studio is generally a weekend or evening.

    Parking Notes

    2 hour street parking

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCo-workingDesk-based workExhibitionsMeetingsOpenings/launchesPerformanceProject SpaceSpoken WordWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 14.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 30


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet