Parramatta Artists Studios

Photo: Alex Wisser

Artist Elena Papanikolakis in her studio at Parramatta Artists Studios, 2015. Photo: Alex Wisser

Parramatta Artists Studios is at the fore of contemporary artistic production. Located in the centre of Parramatta’s CBD, in the heart of Western Sydney, the Studios offer affordable non-residential/residential studio and exhibition space to emerging and established contemporary artists.

Parramatta Artists Studios contains 14 non-residential studios and 1 residential studio and focuses on contemporary artistic practice including, but not limited to, painting, sculpture, film and digital media. Parramatta Artists Studios contributes to the broader community through an annual program of events, workshops and arts activities. Activities revolve around the making, learning and sharing of contemporary arts in all its forms. 

Trade and Investment Arts NSWParramatta Artists Studios is an Initiative of the City of Parramatta and is supported by the NSW Government through Arts NSW.

Upcoming Events & Notices

2016 to 2017 Studio and Artist-in-Residence Application Round

When: Open 29 August 2016. Closes 17 October 2016 (Studios) and 28 October 2016 (Residencies).
Where: Parramatta Artists Studios, Level 1 & 2, 68 Macquarie Street, Parramatta
Contact: Parramatta Artists Studios on 02 9687 6090 or
Cost: Not applicable. If successful, rental fees apply.

Description: Parramatta Artists Studios (PAS) is the energetic home for creative production in the centre of Western Sydney.

We are dedicated to delivering a valuable and productive studio and residency program networking artists in the City of Parramatta. PAS artists make, connect and find inspiration in Parramatta, contributing significantly to its vibrant and quickly growing cultural sector.

Applications for our Studio and Artist-in-Residence program are now open. For more info please visit

2016 Studio Artists

Tarik Ahlip, Zanny Begg, Linda Brescia, Felicity Castagna, Emma Fielden, Mehwish Iqbal, Owen Leong, Nadia Odlum, Elena Papanikolakis, Keg de Souza, Catherine O’Donnell, Anna McMahon, Salote Tawale & Hannah Toohey.

Opening Hours

Parramatta Artists Studios is open during event times and by appointment only.
Level 1 & 2, 68 Macquarie St, Parramatta NSW 2150
Tel: 02 9687 6090

Last updated on 22 Sep 2016