• Meeting & workspace with award-winning cafe

    feeding creativity, enterprise and change-makers in Nottingham city centre

    Eat

    Thursday - Sunday

    Beth Marriott's award-winning Kiosk cafe serving freshly prepared Middle Eastern inspired food using local suppliers.

    Cafe open

    Thurs - Sat 10 - 5pm

    Sunday 10 - 4pm

     

     

     

    Meet

    Meet old friends and make new ones through co-working, networks, pop-up suppers, events and workshops. Hire us for your activities too

    Hire Price List

    Booking Enquiry Form

    Shop

    Thursday-Sunday 

    Frequently changing pop-up shops and exhibitions. Browse our library and secondhand books. Hire space for your own pop-up shop or exhibition.

    Learn

    From how to develop a good business to solving social challenges, this is the place to meet new thinking over great food. Learn with others, share ideas and collaborate.

  • What's on

    We're just getting started so make sure you sign up for updates!

    Good Business programme

    Spring 2017

    Here's our programme of workshops and supported co-working for freelancers and small businesses.

    Monday Workspace

    Every Monday 9-5pm

    Need a productive place to work with a sounding board and experts on hand to help? Hosted by SFEDI qualified business adviser Emma Torrance. Get your week off to a great start!  Details and booking

     

    Primary Gardens Plant Stall

    Every second Saturday in the month

    Beautiful selection of edible plants and herbs for cooking on sale in the courtyard.

     

    Design Thinking Test Lab

    June 29th 6-7.30pm

    Testing tools and techniques for rapid prototyping with Design Thinking agency, We Are Unstuck  

    Details and booking.

    FREE

     

    Blue Stockings Brunch

    July 3rd 10-11.30am

    Women supporting each other to do business differently get together for Kiosk brunch first Monday of the month

    Details and booking

    £15

     

    Nottingham Soup

    July 10th 6.30-8.30pm

    Crowd-sourcing and crowd-funding great ideas to improve the lives of others. Apply to pitch your idea by 29th June.

    Details and booking

    £5 donation

     

  • Coworking Monday

    Working for yourself doesn't have to mean being by yourself!

    Freelancers, small businesses, lone creatives, students and professionals

    Need a productive place to work with help on hand should you need it? Get the week off to a good start at our Monday Workspace hosted by Emma Torrance, SFEDI qualified independent business adviser. Our rotating team of specialist experts include social media, website content, accounts, legal issues and administration. Everything you need is included in the price - high quality wifi, unlimited tea, coffee and homemade flapjacks, flipcharts for brainstorming, inspiring art work around you, books in our library, space for contemplation or small team meetings. You just bring your laptop, phone, tasks in hand and prepare to be productive.

     

    Pay as you go with no membership tie-ins. Details and booking online or in Kiosk cafe

  • Calling artists of all ages

    Our Summer Open Exhibition is a great opportunity for established and aspiring artists of all ages to exhibit wall-based art in Nottingham city centre. To enter please bring your work to the Selection Day - Monday July 24th anytime between 2-8pm. Please read the Guidelines for Entry carefully and bring your completed Entry Form with you.

     

    The Judges' Prize

    All work will be eligible for entry into the Judges Prize which is a 4 day solo exhibition including preview evening. Our panel of judges will be announced shortly and published on the website.

    The People's Prizes

    Three prizes of mini-solo exhibitions will be determined by visitors voting throughout the exhibition.

     

    Opening Night - Thursday 27th July 6-10pm

    Get your free tickets including a free drink voucher here

     

    Visiting the exhibition

    Apart from the Opening Night (above) the exhibition is open for viewing:

    Thursday - Saturday 10-5pm and Sunday 10-4pm

    from 28th July until closure on Sunday September 3rd

     

  • Winners of solo exhibitions in our Spring Open

    Our first Spring Open Exhibition showed a wonderful variety of work.

     

    Judges' Prize

    A panel of six judges selected over 20 participating artists for merit and the overall winner was Kelly Holmes. Our judges were:

    George Thornton - gallerist/owner of George Thornton Art

    Diana Pasek-Atkinson - Creative Industry Specialist

    Rosemary Pearson - gallerist/formerly owner of galleries in Nottingham and New York

    Gareth Davies - Paper Consultant, GF Smith Papers

    Marysia Zipser - promoter/agent ACT International Artists Group

    Nicola Beswick - freelance journalist and TV presenter

    Judges' Prize

    & People's Prize

    Kelly Ann Holmes

    'Wasted Talent', a portrait of Amy Winehouse made of beer cans on wood. Her solo exhibition will commence with a preview evening on Wed Sept 6th. Work Sold.

    People's Prize

    Christopher Held

    Detailed pen and ink drawings of iconic Nottingham buildings. £400

    Date of mini-solo exhibition to be announced shortly.

    People's Prize

    Faye Baines

    Gorgeous uplifting colourful landscapes - just magical £275. Date of mini-solo exhibition to be announced shortly.

    People's Prize

    Robert Dean

    Stunning pencil and charcoal drawing from Nottingham Trent University student. £750. Date of mini-solo exhibition to be announced shortly.

    Runner-up

    Pilar Pascual

    Chromogenic colour photographic print £75. A surprising landscape. See more in her solo exhibition Thursday 22 -Sunday 25 June

    Runner-up

    Amy Primarolo

    Striking watercolour of stag beetles. £75

    See more in her solo exhibition Thursday 20-Sunday 23 July.

    Runner-up

    Abbi Torrance

    Pencil on graph paper. £150-£295 Mini-solo exhibition of 25 works now on

  • Contact Us

    We'd be delighted to hear from you

    THiNK: with Kiosk
    Cobden Place,
    Cobden Chambers, off Pelham St, Nottingham NG1 2ED
    Kiosk Cafe open
    Thursday - Saturday 10am-5pm
    Sunday 10am - 4pm

    For private hire and events Mon - Wed and all evenings please
    phone or email.
    07449 491710