Building 32 is 16000 square feet of raw open warehouse located in Boston's historic working shipyard. The building features 40' ceilings, a 20' rollup door, and tons of natural light. Space is available to artists and makers for projects including but not limited to: large-scale sculptural or fabrication work (metalwork, woodwork, other media), film production and set construction, and performance and event production. Space and logistics (100-16,000 sq ft, design/fabrication consultation, event planning and co-ordination) available on a project-to-project curated by HarborArts Inc.

Rental available for short term (daily) or longer term (weekly/monthly) with rates TBD by space needed, usage, and logistics needed. Our non-profit organization exists to spread the scope and impact of public arts in Boston, and we provide extremely reasonable rental rates to artists and organizers to allow them to create projects in a space like no other in Boston. Contact us with your proposed project or space useage for more details.

Space Usage EditEdit Space Usage

Permitted Uses Performance, Rehearsal, Special Event, Class, Audition, Photo Shoot, Video/Film Shoot, Screening, Reading, Meeting, Studio Art, Exhibition, Audio Recording
Disciplines Dance, Music, Theatre, Film, Visual Art
Restrictions On Use applicable insurance and licensing must be provide for events or projects requiring such.


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Booking Policies EditEdit Booking Policies

How To Book

email is best.

Hours Of Operation 12a-12a
Rental Policy short-tem subleases are provided for approved projects/events
Cancellation Policy dealt with on a case-by-case basis.
Allows Last Minute Reservations true
Booking Requirements Deposit, On site meeting, Proof of liability insurance required, Lease agreement
Personnel Available at Time of Rental On site manager, Maintenance, Security, Call for addtl rental personnel
Personnel Available at Time of Performance Stage hands, Box office staff, Sound technician, Light technician, Technical director, Call for addtl performance personnel
Payment Types Cash, Check, Credit card, Barter
Options Cross-promotion opportunities
Other Allowed Activities Percussive footwear, Street shoes, Rosin use, Live percussion, Amplified music, Alcohol permitted, Solvents/chemicals

Features EditEdit Features

Space Dimensions 16000.0 sqft
Space Features Heated, Raw, Uninterrupted wall space, 40' ceilings, 20' rollup door access
Technology Cell service
Flooring concrete
Stage Configuration can be arranged as needed
Stage Dimensions None specified
Seating Capacity 200
Seating Arrangement Flexible seating

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Incandescent, Natural lighting/windows
Furniture None specified
Artist Amenities None specified
Instruments And Accessories None specified
Audio equipment and techs provided though Zumix
Video Film equipment and techs provided though Zumix
Studio Arts Welding, Framing, metalworking, woodworking , and general construction equipment and logistics provided on case-by-case basis.

Accessibility Accessibility_active EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking
Accessibility Accessible without stairs
Audience Services None specified
Miscellaneous None specified

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
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Auditions - - - -
Photo Shoots - - - -
Video/Film Shoots - - - -
Screenings - - - -
Reading - - - -
Meetings - - - -
Studio Arts - - - -
Exhibitions - - - -
Audio Recording - - - -

This space was last updated on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 9:50AM