A dazzling all-year-round festival of original music, dance, theatre, poetry, storytelling, quality drink and food, and good company, all under one roof.
Welcome to The Art House, a not-for-profit arts cafe, gallery and venue in the heart of Southampton. We bring people together over art, tea and cake.
Home grown, handmade, quirky and original, our space offers a relaxed place to visit, eat and enjoy a drink surrounded by art and inspiration. We provide a space for you that’s different from the norm, accepting of the unexpected and unusual, where you will feel welcomed and at home.
There is an eclectic programme of events, workshops, performances and meetups to delight, entertain and inform. So don’t stay in; come and visit us today!
Here are some highlights coming up soon… (and here’s what you missed!)
An Electric All-Lady Stomp-Folk Grand Band from Sonoma City, California (on a steamship!) | CLICK ABOVE FOR INFO AND BOOKING
A celebration of breath-taking traditional Flamenco guitar, voice and dance in the intimate environment of our gallery space, with candles on the tables, the lights down and gorgeous food – we will cater for most of your senses this evening! | CLICK ABOVE FOR INFO AND BOOKING
Multi award-winning musicians Nick Pynn & Kate Daisy Grant are taking their back-to-back original music shows around the UK. Both Nick and Kate garnered 5* reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe and won ‘Best Music Act’ at the Brighton Latest Fringe and Festival Awards 2013. | CLICK ABOVE FOR INFO & BOOKING
‘..Intimate lo-fi folk with gorgeous understated melodies and harmonies… A must see live act.’ – The Guardian
The road less travelled is a familiar place for Rue Royale – and they don’t mind giving others a lift along the way. For their third album the soulful Anglo-American duo have thrown the doors wide open to help create their boldest, most romantic work to date. | CLICK ABOVE FOR INFO AND BOOKING
Word Cloud of typical phrases people use to describe us.
These are just some of the things going on at The Art House – we also have a busy programme of regular events, groups, workshops and live music. Enjoy a preview of some of the acts we have coming soon below. Click ‘Playlist’ top left to see the list: For a full list of all of our regular events and groups, please click here. Join our mailing list so you don’t miss a thing! Follow @TheArtHouseCafe on Twitter and find us on Facebook, too