Level 3, Union House

The Arts Lab is an ideal space for individuals and groups to get together to embark on a creative project, whether it be the building of simple props and sculpture, painting project, theatre set design, craft or figure/general drawing.

Arts Lab is a multipurpose art studio on the third floor of Union House. It is approximately 8 × 9 metres. The studio provides:

artist’s easels
large movable work tables
a wet area
basic art materials

Terms of hire
The Arts Lab can be booked for the purpose of arts related activities only by current students and staff of the University of Melbourne. The Arts Lab Terms and Conditions must be agreed to before booking sessions in the Lab.

Booking the Arts Lab
Make a booking:

The Arts Lab will be open for you to use for the time you have booked it. If however, it is closed, please contact Buildings Services Staff, located in the Buildings Services Office on the Ground Floor (office located behind the Information Desk) to open the Arts Lab.

Time limits
For group bookings:
The Arts Lab may be booked for a maximum of 4 hours per day.
An extension can be made on the day if no other group is using the Arts Lab.For individual bookings:
The Arts Lab may be booked by up to 6 individuals per day for individual practice and up to 10 hours per week.