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Cambridge’s inclusive hub for creative exploration.

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About

The Foundry addresses the problems of financial and spacial inequities affecting artists and other makers by providing access to specialized space and equipment for hands-on creation. Offering maker spaces, multi-purpose rooms, a dance studio, art studio, performance space, and demonstration kitchen, The Foundry brings STEM and the Arts under one roof for the Cambridge community. The building is operated by The Foundry Consortium, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

News & Announcements

Artist in Residence Program

We're now accepting applications for our first Artist in Residence Program! We encourage artists of all media to apply! Deadline to apply is Friday, June 28 at 11:59 pm EST.

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Fall 2024 Call For Programs

Find your community and bring your passion to The Foundry with a weekly program this Fall! Submit your idea for an art workshop, cooking class, music lesson, yoga class, or something completely different!

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Special Events

Storytime with Betsy Groban

Saturday, June 22, 2024

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10:00 am - 11:00 am

Shop 6 | Red Multi

Cost 

Free

Calling all beginning readers! Join us for a special Saturday Storytime with Cambridge author Betsy Groban, who will read and discuss her new book, Pizza for Pia.

"Intro to Jewelry with Z" - Beaded Bracelet Making

Saturday, July 13, 2024

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Shop 9 | Jewelry Workshop

Cost 

$35 per class (limited discounted tickets available upon emailing us)

A July workshop series where you can learn specific techniques for all your beaded jewelry needs. The classes include beaded bracelet, necklace, and earring making, culminating with a repairing bracelet jewelry class.

"Intro to Jewelry with Z" - Beaded Necklace Making

Saturday, July 20, 2024

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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Shop 9 | Jewelry Workshop

Cost 

$35 per class (limited discounted tickets available upon emailing us)

A July workshop series where you can learn specific techniques for all your beaded jewelry needs. The classes include beaded bracelet, necklace, and earring making, culminating with a repairing bracelet jewelry class.

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The heart of The Foundry is its community, and volunteers are an essential part of The Foundry’s growth. Show your support by bringing your interests and skills to our community!

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Covid-19 Policies

We believe in doing what we can to keep our most vulnerable community members safe. We follow local city and state regulations. Our staff is fully vaccinated and we encourage the use of masks indoors. Shops are cleaned after each use.

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