A place for
community, creativity, and connection


We're building a movement where our creativity enables us to thrive. By exchanging ideas and connecting with like-minded people, we cultivate a creative ecology and create a safe and inclusive space for creative experimentation, development and connection

 

studio spaces

The makerspace is for the creative community to support each other to produce and develop their creative practices. Get Motivated!

CAFÉ & BaR

Fresh, local, different. 
Pop-ups & guest chefs. 
gf, vegan, and pet friendly.

Free wi-fi // great coffee

VENUE

Our multi-purpose venue is used for events, workshops and art exhibitions. Affordable pricing, licensed cafe, 100x capacity.

LOFT APARTMENT

We've hosted hundreds of guests, artists, and creatives who have stayed and became a part of our global family.
A home away from home. 

 

The "why"

We are a social enterprise and our purpose is our guide. We're an evolving prototype and are constantly seeking to improve our models impact on social and environmental issues. We believe through leveraging business, we can provide meaningful & exciting employment, personal and professional development, education, and experiences that build value in our daily lives.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) give us some things we can work towards.. here a few of our our targets:


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Currently in Christchurch (X-CHC).
Soon Auckland (X-AKL), Wellington (X-WLG), and the world.
Get in touch if you think an Exchange is needed in your community.