36 Lime Street, the oldest and largest studio group in the North East, houses over 40 artists, makers and designers. This diverse mix of creative talent includes sculptors, painters, glass artists, jewellers, ceramicists, textile artists, furniture makers, visual artists, musicians, puppeteers, designers, graphic designers, photographers and more.

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Visiting 36 Lime Street

Covid-19 guidelines for members of the public visiting our studios

By on July 24, 2020

With the easing of the national lockdown 36 Lime Street has taken steps to enable members of the public to visit our studios once more. This means that our artists, makers and designers are able to invite their collaborators, students

In Memory of Michael Mould (1939 – 2020)

36 Lime St would not exist without the vision and generosity of Michael Mould

By on May 20, 2020

In 1983 Michael’s community theatre company, Bruvvers, had lost its base on the Shields Rd and he was looking for new premises. He always had an eye for a bargain, and the former bonded warehouse, known locally as the Cluny,