The Mill has occupied it's Angas Street location since 2012. In that time, we've built a strong community or artists and a reputation for offering spaces and opportunities to assist artists along their individual pathways. We've also established a gallery space focused around programming interdisciplinary exhibitions, events and workshops.
The Mill's Artist Studios provide opportunities for artists and makers of any discipline to operate an affordable, well-equipped workshop in a professional and arts-compatible environment. Current and past uses include woodworking, illustration, shoemaking, painting, photography, graphic design, sculpture, ceramics and more.
Expect: Your own designated open studio space (approx 15m2), 24hr studio access, wifi and access to shared spaces (kitchen, gallery). Leases start from 3 months.
Creative Industry Offices
The Mill's Creative Industry Offices provide space for enterprises to operate a private, affordable office in a professional and arts-compatible environment. Spaces range in size from single-person offices to larger co-working studios. Current and past uses include fashion design, publishing, graphic design, a tattoo studio and more.
Expect: 24hr access to your private, lockable office, wifi and access to shared spaces (kitchen, gallery).
The Exhibition Space hosts visual arts programming form artists, makers and designers. The cross-medium and inhabited nature of The Mill means that a varied audience uses the space and visits exhibitions. The Mill's focus is on exploring and discussing practice and research.
Expect: An adaptable, permissive gallery environment in the CBD.
The Mill is excited to launch The Breakout in 2018. Conceived as a rehearsal and development space for small performance-based companies, the 14m x 6m room has a sprung floor and is available for private hire, be it for 1 hour or 1 month. Acoustic treated, air-conditioned and with sound and lighting infrastructure supplied by The Mill, this flexible space is suitable for almost any rehearsal / development and doubles as an intimate performance venue for audiences of up-to 50 pax.
The Mill's Exhibition Space and The Breakout are also available for Event Hire. Both are unique and artistic locations, perfect for an upcoming corporate event, strategic planning session, product launch or private function.
The Exhibition Space features a constantly evolving backdrop of visual art. Our small bar licence allows us to cater for groups large and small, and we can also assist with catering.