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Loving this poppy, graphic sign for @SunAndAirNYC bike shopping Brooklyn! #streetart #mural #painting #graphicarttwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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@kathrynrathke draws a striking portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for an event held in his honour #figuretwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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A self-initiated piece by #JuanmahBuah inspired by the emotions we feel when we go out with friends #artist #designtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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Two of our Williamsburg neighbors by Jorit Agoch and Leticia Mandragora! #streetart #mural #portraits #painting #nyc
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#TheColonialBarrier : @nigelsussman produces an illustration for @atlasobscura on the 1,100-Mile Hedge through the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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This week we are featuring #AlanBaker who is known for his #FantasyIllustrations and creative imagination… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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100 Days of Silence : @DecueWu creates a #mindful web banner for @WnotW online magazine #stylised #loose #websitetwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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06:25 PM - 15 Jan 18
Here is a personal piece from @FionnaFernandes - #GetCozy - A young woman cozying up with cushions in a vibrant ani… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
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#Reinvent : The first 2018 issue of @InStyleGermany is published and with the artwork of @luandemy reminds us of th… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
09:05 AM - 15 Jan 18
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01:30 PM - 14 Jan 18
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Arrest All Mimics Podcast: Setting up a Studio

Ben Tallon meets with Dan Spain of Rabble to discuss the challenges and opportunities of opening a studio space.

Written by Ben Tallon

Ever considered setting up your own creative studio space? 

Rabble Studios launched earlier in 2016. At a time when property developers are gobbling up creative spaces for fun, I meet with founder and designer Dan Spain. Rabble houses 24 creative professionals and also functions as a creative events, talks, hub and function space in Cardiff and I wanted to find out just how Dan went about not only finding a place to work to stave off the cabin fever, but took it one step further to self-finance and open a much bigger co-working set up.

What challenges has he faced and how has he linked up with other independent businesses in the area? It's a brilliant and impressive piece of enterprising and a valuable insight into what we need to do to turn the tide against the property virus in order to safeguard a creative business presence in our towns and cities.

Let us know your own thoughts and experiences at @arrestallmimics on Twitter.

 

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