Rochester Square


Rochester Square wants to bring people and communities together through ceramic facilities and socially-engaging projects. Emphasising the fascinating system of recycling clay: where after firing at a low temperature, the cups and pots are still so fragile that you can smash them on the ground after use and turn them back into the soil, which can then be used again to create new ceramic objects. This idea guides us in our approach to the development of activities at RS: a creative cycle from the earth (clay) to plants (garden) to plates (food). For us, there is great meaning in creating a space that can become a catalyst for people to meet each other through the powerful yet simple tools of making things together.




Communal Dinner

RSVP for our next Communal dinner. More info.


Reading Plants

Join our monthly reading group lead by Matthew Vollgraff. Reading Plants is a reading group dedicated to studying plant life and our relation to it. Each month we meet to discuss old and new texts about the vegetal world in connection with topics like consciousness, poetics, gender and sexuality, imperialism and capitalism.

All welcome. More info and bookings here

Gardening club at RS

Join us the first Friday of every month from 10am to 1pm. We’ll work together maintaining the garden by weeding and planting new flowers and vegetables and we’ll end the session having a free green pizza together in the garden. More info