Marinship Studios

Marinship Studios is located near the water’s edge in the historic town of Sausalito. We aim to reinvigorate the site known as Gate 5 where the likes of Maya Angelou, Gordon Onslow Ford, Allen Ginsberg, Jean Varda and Ruth Asawa, and others worked and lived.

MISSION

Marinship Studios is located near the water’s edge in the historic town of Sausalito. We aim to reinvigorate the site known as Gate 5 where the likes of Maya Angelou, Gordon Onslow Ford, Allen Ginsberg, Jean Varda and Ruth Asawa, and others worked and lived.

STUDIOS

Currently offering 6500 sq ft of total studio space, communal space and event rental space, Marinship Studios is dedicated to creating an active studio environment and supporting creative endeavors in the Bay Area Arts Community.  

We are now accepting applications for studio spaces with move in dates as early as July 1st.

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Main Buildings : Studios A, B, C, D, H, I

These studios are inside of pre-existing light industrial buildings dating back to the 50s but are equipped with new concrete floors, roll up and sliding doors, modern lighting, electrical and toilet facilities. They range in size from 400 to 1200 sq ft of indoor space (all have varying outdoor workspace options).

Shared and individual studio spaces range from $800 to $2,500 per month.

*Available studios: Studio C, D H

Shipping Containers: Studios E, F, G, J, K

These brand new purpose built shipping containers were custom ordered to be used as studio and workshop space. They are equipped with insulation, lighting, electricity, a variety of wall treatments and sliding glass doors. Additional outdoor workspace is available for these spaces. They are each 160 sq ft each with 9.5 foot ceilings.

Shared and individual studio space range from $400 to $800 per month.

*Available studios: Studio E, F, K

Parking

Each studio comes with one dedicated parking space included in the rental fee.  

Amenities Include:

  • Discounted Rental of Event Spaces

  • Annual Option to exhibit work at the Petrichor Gallery Space

  • Invitations to communal dinners and private events

  • Biannual Open studios

  • Free coffee at the ‘Coya Stand’

  • Wifi and utilities

APPLICATION

To apply for a studio space we ask that you fill out our online Application Form and email your CV/resume and a portfolio of 5 images of your work to studios@marinshipstudios.com.

Application Checklist

Selection of the tenants is based on quality of work, diversity, commitment to career, and need, among other criteria. We will contact you within 2 to 4 weeks of receiving all of you application materials.