Orangebox Young People’s Centre was built in Halifax for Square Chapel Centre for the Arts and funded by the Myplace BIG Scheme. The centre links to the Grade 1 listed Piece Hall and sees the conversion and extension of two Victorian buildings, originally built to store fruit and veg. The completed extension includes a wide variety of facilities for young people, including a dance studio, recording studio, climbing wall, rehearsal rooms, advice and counselling support, roof level skate park and roof garden. The design navigates the complex levels dictated by the topography and variety of existing buildings whilst forming new […]



Industry Rising is a new rolling exhibition by Creative Calderdale featuring all that is innovative, inspiring and down right exciting about the up and coming businesses, individuals and organisations currently popping up across the area. ‘From Micro to Macro’ tells our story through a selection of drawings, models and objects, demonstrating the range of scale and type of project we undertake. The launch night was a fantastic opportunity to celebrate with our collaborators, friends and other enthusiasts from creative industries in the North. There were top tunes courtesy of Radio Gagarin Roadshow, pies ( of course!) and good beer. We’re […]