CAW Uses and Space Information
The CAW is for:
Teachers for Art Classes
Artists for Gallery Shows
Parades for Float-Building
Non-Profits for Fundraisers
Photographers and film-makers for Studio Space
Musicians for Concert Space
Theatre Companies for Rehearsal Space
Dance Companies for Performance Space
Companies for Meeting Rooms
Comedians as a Venue
And much More
If You'd Like to Use It:
A Blank Canvas...
The Community Arts Workshop is two buildings and four separate spaces functional, open, affordable space for workshops, art shows, performances, classes, rehearsals, webinars, filming, photography, and more. While renovations are not complete, the possibilities for use of the space are endless.
Here is a site plan of the four separate spaces. See below for photos.
Shed: 47’x31’ (ceiling height 12’ 6”)
Assembly Room: 45’ x 34’ (12’ 10” to bottom beam)
The Ortega Room: 38’ x 17’
The Gallery and Community Room: 34’ x 13’
Full site approx. 115’ x 130’, approx. 15,000 sq. ft.
THE SHED, our second-largest space, is well-suited to rehearsals, classes, workshops, gallery shows, talks, photo-shoots, and many other uses. Current approximate dimensions: 47’x31’ (ceiling height 12’ 6”). The walls are drywall over plywood. The floor is painted concrete.
THE ASSEMBLY ROOM
THE ASSEMBLY ROOM, the CAW's largest space, is beautifully suited to performances, concerts, lectures, gatherings, parties, workshops, and many other uses. Current approximate dimensions: 45’ x 34’ (12’ 10” to bottom beam). The walls are painted brick. The floor is concrete.
THE COMMUNITY ROOM is a warm, elegant space wonderful for small gallery shows, classes, meetings, workshops, rehearsals, and more. Current approximate dimensions: 34’ x 13’. The walls are painted brick. The floor is concrete. It contains a moveable table.
THE ORTEGA ROOM
THE ORTEGA ROOM is a workshop space well-suited to classes, rehearsals, meetings, workshops, and more. Current approximate dimensions: 38’ x 17’. The walls are painted brick and plywood. The floor is concrete.
If you'd like to use the CAW
631 Garden Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
P.O. Box 1414
Santa Barbara, CA 93102-1414
(Casey Caldwell, Managing Director)