Memphis Gardens

Type of space: Multi-use Space, Art Gallery, Co-Working Space, Design Studio, Fashion Studio, Hackerspace, Hot Desk, Makerspace (Shared open space for making), Manufacturing/Fabrication Space, Office Space, Photography Studio, Pop-up Space, Rehearsal Space, Retail Space, Visual Art Studio, Warehouse, Music Performance Venue, Performance venue, Theatre

    Memphis Gardens is a creative studio in Abbotsford.

    The studio cultivates creative individuals and small businesses in Melbourne ranging from design, fashion, art, and architecture to web and app development and more.


    Situated around the corner from Collingwood Train Station, Gahan Reserve and close to near by cafes, restaurants, and art supply stores. It is a stone's throw away from Victoria Street and the Abbotsford Convent, with Smith Street and Fitzroy a short walk.

    Memphis Gardens provides:

    - Secure and lockable individual studios

    - Shared Desk space area

    - Abundant natural lighting

    - Super fast Internet

    - Shared kitchen and amenities

    - Sound proof room for private phone calls or sound recording/design (under construction)

    - Hardware workshop

    - Wet studio for ceramics and clays (under construction)

    - Communal area

    - In house coffee shop (Get in touch if you want to start your own coffee business)

    - Art gallery (Memphis Projects)

    Studios and Desks Available:

    - Individual Studios are currently available

    - Desk Spaces will become available later in the year.

    Pricing Terms

    $9 per square meter per week (payable monthly)

    Studios are quite large, so sharing with friends is encouraged.

    Studio sizes:

    Studio #1 = 22sqm

    Studio #2 = 24sqm

    Studio #3 = 26sqm

    Studio #4 = 22.6sqm

    Studio #6 = 25.25sqm

    Studio #7 = 23.5sqm

    Studio #8 = 22.5sqm

    Studio #9 = 30sqm

    Studio #10 = 20.4sqm

    Studios can be split down the middle. Please inquire via email for more information about split studios.

    Hot Desks are priced at $80 per desk, per week. Hot desks will be available at the end of the year, beginning next year.

    The Gallery is available for hire, although pricing has not yet been determined.

    The space in the middle of the studios is available for hire for events and festivals or market stalls

    Parking Notes

    Parking available for up to 6 cars, as well as available street parking.

    This space is suitable for AnimationAnimatronicsArchitectureArts and CraftCeramicsCo-workingDesk-based workDigital DesktopDioramasDrawingExhibitionsFashionFurniture makingGraphic DesignIndustrial DesignInstallationInterior DesignJewelleryMeetingsNew MediaOpenings/launchesPaintingPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsPrintmakingProject SpaceScreen printingSculptureTextilesWoodworkWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 583.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 700


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wide hallways / entrance

    For performers
    • Reachable door handles

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage