Housing initiatives

Selected links to housing solutions for older artists in the UK and beyond.

Artists housing

 Baba Yaga Place (Canada) 

 MPTF Foundation, Los Angeles

 PAL (Performing Arts Lodges), Canada

 Radical Resthomes, Canada 

 Rosa Speirs House (The Netherlands)

 UK Retirement Housing, Frank Knight 2014 

 A House for Artists: A new model of affordable housing and civic engagement Create London

 Westbeth Artists Housing

 Bow Arts London

 Casa Verdi

Co-housing

 Cooperative Housing Ireland

 Canada examples

 Nimble Spaces (Ireland)

 Older Women's Cohousing, Barnet, London – a shortlisted project in 2016 Housing Awards. 

Film on OWCH’s history and development through residents’ interviews.

 UK Cohousing Network

 Women’s Housing Initiative Manitoba (US)

Intergenerational housing

 Art Cart: the legacy project, The Research Center for Arts and Culture (RCAC), USA ,  includes video

 Bricks, Mortar and Policy Perspectives for Intergenerational Living, August 2015, Housing LIN

 Cohabit Quebec (Canada) www.cohabitat.ca/j3RB/

 Day care for children combined into elder care facility USA 

 TED talk on intergenerational co-housing as an antidote to isolation and loneliness presented by architect Grace Kim 

 Old People’s Home for 4-year old