Rogue Artists’ Studios CIC
2-6 Barrass Street,
M11 1PU

Co-Directors: David Gledhill / Martin Nash

Rogue is an inclusive studio group that welcomes applications for studio space or exhibitions from artists of all backgrounds.

For all general enquiries and studio applications or to join the mailing list please contact:

For Project Space enquiries please contact David Gledhill at:

OPENING TIMES: By appointment / Or during advertised times for the Project Space


Rogue is immediately adjacent to Gorton Railway Station. Trains leave from platforms 1-3 at Piccadilly Railway Station every half hour. When leaving Gorton Station turn left, proceed for 100 yards, turn left onto Beeth Street and Rogue is in front of you.

Further Information

Established in 1995 Rogue is a Community Interest Company providing emerging and established artists with affordable studio space. Rogue now accommodates more than 80 artists in 57,000 square feet of studio space in the former Varna Street school buildings in Openshaw. Rogue Project Space provides a platform for emerging and established artists to exhibit in a supportive artist-run space.

Rogue is one of the largest independent artists’ studio groups operating in the North West and members work in a wide range of disciplines and media; including drawing, film and video, illustration, installation, interactive art, painting, performance, sound, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and textiles.