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Bacon Roll Corinne Jola

I am looking for dancers and/or performers for my next research-performance project starting on the 31st of March at TWR! Please contact me if you are free for 1 to 2 weeks. Potential future collaboration with performance...

Mercury at British Dance Edition 2014 Daniel Warren

A hand-picked assortment of British Dance films is available for delegates at British Dance Edition 2014 to view on an exclusive Vimeo channel from 30 January until 31 March 2014.

The Programming team felt the eight films...

Hanna Tuulikki - Away With The Birds Daniel Warren

An exclusive film made for The Wire Magazine

During a week long residency in March 2013, as part of Glasgow Tramway's Rip It Up season, Hanna Tuulikki worked with choreographer Rosalind Masson and...

THE NATION // LIVE - FAITH Daniel Warren

In a joint project between ATLAS and the National Galleries of Scotland led by artist Catherine Weir, young people in Skye were asked to explore the theme of faith using William Hole's mural depiction of St Columba Addressing...

Artists panel election and Autumn touring Jack Webb

Jack has been elected on to the Work Room Artists Panel!

Autumn touring

Fleshnote, Dance Live festival, Aberdeen -

Dance 4 presents Fleshnote and Beta Wave Transport double bill, Embrace Arts, Leicester -...

Arches LIVE 2013 Melanie Forbes-Broomes (V/DA)

V/DA: Behave Part of Arches LIVE 2013

Artists’ Residencies

Corinne Jola
Mar – Apr 2014

Tom Pritchard
Dec 2013

What they say about us

“It is a resource to be treasured”


“This form of dedicated space builds confidence around the work, acknowledging that art is of importance and should be supported. This confidence and support in turn encourages artists to make advances in the their practice”

Anna Krzystek – RESIDENT DANCE ARTIST, 2009 & 2010

“The Work Room enabled me to work at my own pace and to work anonymously and quietly. I really appreciated the opportunity to work uninterrupted and without any outside interference”