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Whether you’re a developer, designer, freelancer or remote worker – The Art Station provides a peaceful, creative and welcoming space for you to work.

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The Art Station: old post office, new creative space.

The Art Station has refurbished the first floor of an old post office and telephone exchange for use as a new creative industries hub for coastal Suffolk

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Volunteer with The Art Station

If you would like to get involved with our dynamic arts and learning programme, and enjoy pitching in with a range of different tasks, we would love to hear from you. We value diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and abilities.  

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Support our dynamic Art & Learning programme, comprising of exhibitions, talks, creative workshops, educational opportunities and work experience.


Putting Creativity At The Heart Of A Suffolk Market Town

The Art Station is a charity arts organisation providing a new creative hub in Saxmundham, a rural market town in coastal Suffolk. Having completed a major refurbishment of the first floor of a former 1950’s telephone exchange and post office, The Art Station’s unique venue has become a base for a dynamic and engaging arts and community programme.

We aim to unlock potential and effect real change – enabling people to come together to form communities around the creative industries and tech. By providing affordable creative space for local artists, makers and tech developers, alongside exhibition and event spaces, The Art Station is developing new networks in the region and provides access to unique creative opportunities.


Photo: Dean Brannagan, 2021


About Us

The Art Station is a charity arts organisation, having developed a new workspace for the creative industries in Saxmundham, it now acts as a base for an engaging arts programme that serves the local community and coastal Suffolk

Our Spaces

We have a range of studio, co-working and project spaces available

Art & Learning

The Art Station offers a variety of learning experiences which link people to different methods, practices, ideas and technology


“The creation of studios, work spaces and a meeting point for the cultural and creative community in rural East Suffolk, has the potential to build the local economy and sense of place.”

Jayne Knight (arts development manager, Suffolk County Council)

What's On

Thread Count

An exhibition of contemporary textile practice in two parts, co-curated by Professor Freddie Robins and The Art Station.

Launching Sat 8th June, 2024.

Sax Arts Fest 2024

SAVE THE DATE 8th June 2024. Sax Arts Fest returns for an exciting day of art, music, community, free workshops, food & drink!

Art Station Film – May 2024

Art Station Film is delighted to be showing films by artist filmmakers Karen Densham, Terry Bond, Jack Wormell and Kerry Baldry.

Fri 3rd May 2024, 7 pm


Scenaria, an exhibition of work by three Fine Art graduates from University of Suffolk. Open event Sat 27th April 2024, 12 – 4 pm.


Plaything, a solo exhibition of new work by Rebecca Riess, in the vault space at The Old Bank, 24 High St, Saxmundham. Open event Sat 27th April 2024, 12 – 4 pm.

PhotoShed Spring 2024

PhotoShed is a weekly photography session, led by photographer Richard Allenby-Pratt. Meeting on Fridays in Saxmundham.