Home to pioneering artists, inventors & entrepreneurs since 1767

The building is comprised of thirty-six studio spaces and a top floor gallery occupied by contemporary artists, designers and various creative individuals and businesses. Together they provide a dynamic and supportive ecosystem of artistic and inventive practices.

Our Story


High Bridge Works celebrates the rich history of our building and highlights the legacy of all the remarkable makers, creators and thinkers who have worked here over the past 254 years.


And now, we celebrate High Bridge Works’ present by championing its diverse, vibrant and collaborative creative community.

News & Events

Funeral Poems

Newcastle College at NCA

Ian Gonszarow - European Theatre (2002) Acrylic on canvas

No Last Dance