Studio Tenancy / Gallery / Artists Residencies

Studio Tenancy:

Central Craft has a number of studio tenancy spaces, placement is subject to availability. 

Rental is $110/month for a full space / $80/month for a half-space

$50 deposit is still required; however, Studio Tenants have the ongoing $25 p/a fee incorporated into costs.

Studio Hire:

Members may also hire studio space to hold a workshop or series of workshops independent of Central Craft:

Members/NFP groups:

Rental is $80 for a full day – 6 hours

Rental is $40 for a half-day – 3 hours 

For-Profit / Govt groups & organisations:

            Rental is $200 for a full day – 6 hours

            Rental is $100 for a half-day – 3 hours 

Casual visit for non-members: $20

June Marriott Gallery Exhibition Program:

We provide:

·         Digital promotion of exhibition through our website, social media platforms, e-newsletter, and other online resources

·         Supply of all necessary invitation logos and assistance with design 

·         Coordination of artwork sales on opening night and duration of the exhibition during gallery and shop hours (Mon-Fri 10am to 2pm)

·         Plinths, hanging system and catalogue list

Cost: Gallery Hire Member $80 per week

Gallery Hire Non-Member $160 per week

Insurance $15 per week Cost of printing invitations 

35% commission fee on sales


Three weeks (excluding bump-in and out). 

Length of the exhibition and preferred dates – please note available calendar dates will be subject to change and confirmation comes with the signing of our Terms and Conditions.

Apply: Central Craft welcomes proposals from Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal artists, groups, curators and community organisations. If you require any assistance in your application, please email or call us on 08 8952 4417.   

Application form

The June Marriott Gallery floor plan

Selection Process: Central Craft is a not-for-profit Members organisation based in Alice Springs that supports and promotes traditional and contemporary craft and design practice in Central Australia. Our aim is to:

·         build the visibility of contemporary craft and design from the Northern Territory

·         exhibit high-quality craft and design to local, regional and international audiences

·         engage and educate individuals and groups in craft and design practice

·         improve the viability of emerging and professional craft and design practitioners

·         build strong cross-cultural partnerships to create opportunities for innovation in craft and design practice

·         enhance the reputation of the Northern Territory as a significant centre for contemporary craft and design


Contribution towards materials used (glaze, thread, paint, tea or coffee etc): $5

Recycled clay log - please check availability before purchase: $7

Craft Sellers insurance valid for one year: $30


This program aims to encourage and foster collaboration with the Alice Springs art and craft community.  The residency fee is $250/month - this is invoiced.