Creative spaces directory: Southland region
Creative spaces are community-based arts organisations and groups where people, often with limited access, can go to make art, participate in theatre, dance, music, film and creative writing. Find a creative space in Southland. If you would rather look at a national directory, visit the national creative spaces directory
Email Kate Hiatt, Creative Spaces Advisor, Arts Access Aotearoa to update your entry or to include your creative space in this directory.
C. S. Art
Address: 100 Esk Street, Invercargill
C. S. Art caters for people with intellectual or physical disability or mild mental illness. It runs up to six studio sessions a week, attended by 40 artists focused on the visual arts. It presents at least one exhibition a year at the Southland Institute of Technology's Raw Gallery. It also exhibits at a local café called the Copper Kettle. Visit its Facebook page
Contact: Michelle Dawson, co-founder and tutor | 027 465 7337 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Mental Health Day Activity Centres
Addresses: Rata House, 59 MacMaster Street, Invercargill | 2onQ, 70 and 74 Kew Rd, Invercargill | Welcome In, 37 Hokonui Drive, Gore
There are three Mental Health Day Activity Centres in Southland. It provides an activity-based rehabilitation service with flexible and varied programmes of activities, including the arts. It aims to provide a safe environment for mutual support and information exchange, and to help people overcome social isolation.
Contact: Joe Oxley, Team Manager | 03 214 5786 (ext. 48240 | 027 491 2232 | email@example.com