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

Tyne & Wear Music/Youth Collectivism from the 1980s and Beyond…

Reynols 30th Anniversary Exhibition

NCA Artists In Residence