Somerset House Exchange

Who is Somerset House Exchange for?

We’re looking for inspiring people who will fuel the dynamism and boundary-pushing ethos of Somerset House’s creative community. 

Somerset House Exchange is a shared workspace for freelancers, individuals and small businesses (of 6 or less), who: 

  • Work in the arts and/or creative industries*
  • Incorporate and embrace innovation
  • Have a collaborative approach to their work
  • Strive to increase diversity within their industry 

We are committed to building an inclusive community reflecting the diversity of our society by offering support for emerging talent and underrepresented groups. 

If yours is an artistic or craft-based practice, we have other kinds of workspaces that may be more appropriate for you – we recommend looking into Somerset House Studios or Makerversity

*Creative arts industries: 

  • Advertising & Marketing 
  • Animation 
  • Architecture 
  • Craft 
  • Creative tech (VR, AR, game design)
  • Design (product, graphic, fashion)
  • Film, TV, video, radio & photography
  • Heritage
  • Museum, galleries & libraries
  • Music
  • Performing & visual arts
  • Publishing
  • Writer
  • Influencer
  • Training, development & consultancy in the creative arts