We are building our team to make this happen. If you want to join us get in touch…



Subject to funding we will soon be recruiting additional roles to support the next stage of this journey.

  • Kim Wide - Chair of Trustees
    CEO Take a Part CIC, leaders in socially engaged arts practice

  • Dean Coates - Trustee
    Artist at BV Bristol, Director Coates & Scarry and Faction Arts Projects, USA

  • Jo Lathwood - Trustee
    Artist at Spike Island, Co-Founder of foundry Ore and Ingot

  • John O’Connor - Trustee
    Co-founder of Spike Island and Artspace Bristol

  • Kieron Gurner - Trustee
    Creative technology designer and queer performance artist

  • Lucy Ward - Trustee
    Artist, Senior Lecturer UWE Bristol, Former Studio Director at Jamaica Street Studios

  • Russell King - Trustee
    Corporate Lawyer, formerly a trustee for Peckham Platform



Bricks floor plans and site visualisations by NOMA Architects.

Many thanks also to Nicola Chan Studio for many conversations and explorations around ideas for artspaces in Bristol, and to Philippa Fairburn (UWE MA Architecture) for helping with initial drawings.

Steering Group

We are setting up a steering group to be our closest allies and critical friends - helping to shape Bricks as we develop.

We will be shaping what this looks like over the next few months.

If you would be interested in joining this group please email jack@bricksbristol.org.