The SEESAW community

No matter how great a space is, what makes it really special are the people who you find there. We're bringing together people and businesses that have creativity at their heart and can complement each other with skill sets, interests, knowledge and a desire to learn and grow.

Our community is under one impressive century-old roof and across three floors with a roof garden. We're here to help you and your business prosper; to support and develop Manchester's creative talent and have fun along the way. See who you could join…

Catalog Bookshop

Catalog is a mobile independent bookshop where quality is valued over quantity. A speciality magazine space with a focus on high-quality publications of both local and international magazines and books.

Caroline Dowsett

Caroline Dowsett is a freelance artist and maker from Manchester inspired by movement, words, sound, feeling and bold colours in fluid shapes. We’re proud to work alongside her- you may recognise her work gracing our walls.

Class Bento

ClassBento connects thousands of students with local artisans and makers who teach fun workshops in-person and online.

David Sedgwick

Studio DBD is the independent design studio of Dave Sedgwick, a graphic designer who creates brand identities, print material, websites and campaigns for nice people.


FutureEverything exists at the convergence of art, technology and society. As an arts organisation with a year-round programme of cultural activity, we’ve helped shape digital culture globally for over 25 years.

Mark Bratt Travel

An independent tour operator, specialising in authentic travel and bespoke experiences. Mark Bratt Travel is made up of individuals passionate about creating memorable experiences through travel.

Studio Zenko

Studio Zenko is a brand and creative consultancy led by creative director Jodi Fox. Supported by a team of specialist collaborators, we help good people doing good things make an impact.

The Space Studio

An award-winning RIBA Chartered Architecture and Interior Design practice that offers contemporary new build architectural, refurbishment, and commercial interior design services across multiple sectors.