All our creative workspaces are currently open and are safely continuing to provide affordable workspaces for artists, designers and makers. Check our availability for studio spaces and how to be part of our creative community.


The Nunnery Gallery is currently closed due to current national lockdown and COVID-19 restrictions, however, you can view the exhibition Visions in the Nunnery online.

Our Nunnery Café is open for takeaway service. You can browse the  Nunnery Shop online (for the best east London books, original artist works, prints and more!). Do shop local, we greatly appreciate your local support at this time.

Visit our What's On page for all the latest information, including our online programme. To keep up to date with the latest, follow our socials on Twitter and Instagram: @BowArts  and sign up to our Whats On(line) newsletter, on tips on how to keep you creative from home.

To help our creative community during current conditions and throughout the COVID-19 outbreak, we've compiled a list of resources, activities and opportunities to get involved with, stay creative and keep a positive mindset which we hope will be useful for all freelancers and self-employed artists. Find it here.

Updated 5 January 2021