We are a centre of creative excellence, with studio spaces for over 30 artists and creative businesses, a Gallery and events space, Print Room and Art Room to hire plus a programme of workshops, events and exhibitions for the local and wider community. We are also home to New Road Artists’ collective.

To enquire about hiring a Studio please contact us to join our waiting list.

To enquire about Gallery and Art Room hire please email us.

To enquire about Print Room hire please email New Road Artists.


Martello Developments have taken over the lease at Rye Creative Centre and undertaken a programme of upgrades and essential works to the building. Rye Creative Centre Community Interest Company has been established to operate and resume the centre’s dynamic programme of events, exhibitions and workshops for adults and young people in East Sussex and Kent once Covid 19 regulations allow. Our new website is under construction and In the interim, we appreciate your patience and invite you to join our mailing list for updates. Please get in touch by email with any queries.



  • Trustee (volunteer role)
    Rye Creative Centre (CIC) wishes to broaden our Board’s skills base, knowledge and networks and seeks people who can help us think long term and strategically, who can motivate, support and challenge us as we move ahead. While sector experience is not essential, we are keen to hear from those based in or working within the South East
    in particular East Sussex and Kent and have experience in Finance and Accounting. 
    Please download the PDF for further details.
    Applications will be accapted until March 12th 2021.


  • Arts and General Manager (application period ended, we cannot accept any futher applications right now)
    We are currently looking for a dynamic individual, keen to develop a career in arts management, to join us at the start of our exciting new programme of multi-disciplinary exhibitions, performances and cultural events as Arts and General Manager.
    Please download the PDF for further details.
    Applications were accapted until midday of Friday, February 5th 2021.