Category Archives: Community news & views

What’s on March – May

Our latest what’s on guide is here! Thanks to our community, what looked like a dire situation has turned into a positive future and we have planned a lot of lovely events for you – be sure to come 🙂 … Continue reading

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Bik here – fundraising update!

Friends, Just in case you hadn’t heard .. WE DID IT!! When we set out just 4 weeks ago to raise £25,000 for The Art House we did so with hope, but also with the knowledge that such a sum … Continue reading

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We did it – or more precisely, YOU did!

At 8.35pm last night, we had raised an amazing £18,500 with donations still pouring in. Then, an anonymous donor topped our fund up to the target at the very last moment! We have now raised the £25000 we needed and … Continue reading

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Local Legend Ash Ellis shares why they are supporting the fundraiser

The Art House is truly an amazing thing; they’ve always been an eco and LGBT friendly and all around conscious place and there’s nothing like it in Southampton. Out of my 170-something shows I know at least 30 of them … Continue reading

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Heidi of Red Tent shares why The Art House is important to her

The New Forest and Southampton Red Tentwould not have grown so big or so strong without the support behind the scenes from Jani or from the Art House itself providing us with a home for many, many circles and events … Continue reading

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Anita shares ways to support The Art House

As you may have heard, the Art House needs your help. Please donate on their fundraiser, but come to events, drink their wonderful coffee and eat the marvellous food and cakes. Start this week, come to Moving Voices, donations for … Continue reading

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Regular and Volunteer Clare shares why she is supporting the fundraiser

I can’t put into words how much I love these people and the work they do (most of them voluntarily) and the space they have created. The Art House (cic) in Southampton has a special place in my heart. It’s … Continue reading

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Sponsored walk – a windy one!

Ash, Bee, CB and Betsy are walking from Lyndhurst to The Art House today to raise money for our fundraiser! We have given them pizza for the road and will have cake waiting for them when they get here. Updates … Continue reading

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Albus Dumbledog shares (via his Mum) why he supports the fundraiser

Regulars Laura and David used to come in a few times a week with their very special dog, Eddie, who even had an Art House bandanna! (Now treasured as an Art House keepsake and sometimes worn by Alfie). Sadly, Eddie … Continue reading

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Regular Annie shares why she is supporting our #notthelastfundraiser

I really hope the Art House stays open, that’s where I met the friends I have now (all my previous friendships seemed to revolve around weed and other drugs) about 8 years ago. It’s ideal for a first date, (safe, … Continue reading

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