Category Archives: Future plans

Aimee shares why they are supporting the fundraiser

listen my friends !!! we can’t lose this magical space !!! aside from the fact they employ me, the Art House was the very first place i found after moving away to university that truly felt like a safe place. … Continue reading

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A short film about our #notthelastfundraiser

Nat of Do Right Digital Ltd was in last week interviewing some of us about the fundraiser and filming in the space – here’s a short film telling you more about the past and future of The Art House: http://www.youtube.com/watchContinue reading

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Melanie, a regular, shares why The Art House is important

The Art House is many things but the main one is different, being a bit different myself it is hard to find a place outside of home where I feel I can just be myself without worry of judgement. Here, … Continue reading

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Seventeen reasons to Save The Art House – by Devin

Our newest Director, Devin, has been doing an (almost) daily reason why he thinks The Art House is worth saving. #1 We are one of very few places offering young people work experience where they are treated as equals and … Continue reading

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Jess shares why she is supporting the fundraiser

Today I treated myself. I had a short walk on the common with Skye and then we headed to our favourite place in town. The Art House, warm and welcoming, friendly people, good music. Enjoying a quiet moment in such … Continue reading

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Kristianne of DIY Southampton shares why she’s supporting the fundraiser

Like Devin I’ve used the Art House Café as a safe place to wait for someone, or to make new friends in a safe and friendly environment (thank you The Science Room r.i.p.), or to watch performances or just as … Continue reading

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Estelle Clarke shares why her show 110mph is donating proceeds to The Art House

Why my share of ticket sales for “110 m.p.h.” is going to The Art House in Southampton: Everywhere you go, tributes pour in for the Art House. Last night at the Nuffield Southampton Theatres for Apples and Snakes South East, … Continue reading

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Local writer Nazneen Ahmed shares why she is supporting our Fundraiser

I’m trying to force myself to imagine a Southampton without the Art House, and I can’t, I really can’t. There isn’t anywhere else like it. When I first moved to Southampton I thought it was a brutal, unfriendly place. I … Continue reading

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Devin’s thoughts on the fundraiser

Devin joined our paid crew in 2016 as a weekend café co-ordinator and took on an admin role a year later in the midst of a very difficult sudden bereavement. In January 2019 he was appointed as a director. He … Continue reading

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Musings after the first SALON!

Jani here! Hi! Last night was a blast and the room was full of laughter at SALON! Here chilling in bed at sunrise remembering it all, I also feel so proud of the range of performers, art forms and topics … Continue reading

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