• Curl Curl Creative Space, Environmental Art & Design Prize 2021 installation. Photo by Greg Piper

  • Ceramix installation, MAG&M, 2021. Photo by Kayapa Creative Studio. 

Council has four dedicated creative spaces within the Northern Beaches suitable for exhibitions, creative workshops, happenings, performances, and more: Avalon Creative Space, Curl Curl Creative Space, Mona Vale Creative Pop Up and Mona Vale Pop Up Gallery.

Co-located within these facilities are affordable studios space for hire as part of the Northern Beaches Studios program. Learn more about our spaces below. 

Hold an exhibition, deliver a workshop or open a pop-up shop at either Avalon Creative Space, Curl Curl Creative Space, Mona Vale Creative Pop Up or the Mona Vale Pop Up Gallery.

The call out for the Northern Beaches Studios program for 2022 - 23 is now open, apply here.

The call out for exhibitions at Curl Curl Creative Space for 2023 - 24 is now open, apply here.

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Avalon Creative Space, 2021. Photo by Kayapa Creative Studio

Avalon Creative Space

A new creative facility that offers a choice of two multi-purpose workshop spaces for hire and a creative studio for an annual lease. 

Mona Vale Creative Pop Up. Photo by Kayapa Creative Studio

Mona Vale Creative Pop Up

Set amongst a busy village centre, the Mona Vale Creative Pop Up offers three artist studios for hire and a maker’s pop-up shop space for short-...

Mona Vale Pop-up Gallery

The Mona Vale Pop Up Gallery is a contemporary community art space for exhibition and workshop hire. This gallery operates Monday – Friday, 10am - ...

Northern Beaches Studios

Affordable artist studios for local creatives right in the heart of the Northern Beaches.

Tramshed Watercolour Painter

Other creative spaces for hire

Creative spaces suitable for teaching arts and crafts or holding an exhibition.