About Us

Creative Exchange Artist Studios have been active in East Belfast for the past 18 years, providing essential workspace for visual artists at all stages of their careers. As an artist led initiative they are renowned for the development of dynamic arts programmes and bespoke community engaged projects in the locality.  

Creative Exchange are passionate about supporting artists professional development, our artists work on individual and collective projects  most notably Art in the Eastside, Ireland's largest outdoor exhibition.     

Creative Exchange is run by a voluntary Board of Directors made up of professionals with the skills to drive the organisation and support our innovative arts projects. The current board are: Siobhan McGuigan ; Chair,  Paul Kane ; Treasurer,  Esther Haller - Clarke; Secretary , Faye Hobson, Kathryn Piper, Colin McKeown & Sarah Upritchard.

Vacancies for studios are advertised on our STUDIO MEMBERS page.