With over 3,000 square feet of space dedicated to creative community-driven programming and five permanent units available
for lease to artists, content creators and creative entrepreneurs, the Cheshire continues to advance its mission to be an accessible creative environment with evolving experiential opportunities.
Committed to preventing the spread of Covid-19, The Cheshire follows all current locally-mandated guidelines.
The Cheshire is also committed to ensuring a safe space for all people, and we promote artists who also respect the autonomy, safety, and well-being of others. Furthermore, we encourage dialogue that can help us to guarantee this commitment. If you would like to get in touch with us, please to reach out to us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a message below.
In the heart of Adams Morgan, The Cheshire is located in the alley connecting 18th Street and Columbia Road (situated behind to Bukom Cafe, Mellow Mushroom, and Zenebech).
Established in 2018, The Cheshire is a studio space and events venue geared toward supporting DC’s creative community. Our mission is simple: to provide a space for local artists, creators, and residents to learn, convene, and collaborate.
Built in 1906, the space embodies the character, charm, and grit of an older time that inspires artists and performers.
Our event space supports a variety of functions, including exhibits, filming and photo shoots, multimedia performances, pop-up business sales, community activities, virtual streaming services, and more. Contact us if you are interested in renting our space.
Currently, The Cheshire is home to local multi-media artists, makers, creative entrepreneurs, and production groups, including: Gateway504, wxxds.x, The Overachievers, Barrio.Edit, and DJ Bo.
Previous residents include Roxana Geffen, nôs/nös, Tribute, LookOut
The Cheshire supports the mission of AdMo Arts, 501(c)(3) dedicated to promoting independent & local artists, bridging communities, and supporting AdMo's vision as the go-to community for the arts in DC.
2412 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009