"FRANK" is painters, sculptors, writers, photographers, animators, illustrators, designers, printmakers, musicians, performers, students,
mentors, volunteers, art lovers, wellness practitioners .... and absolutely anyone who'd like to get
We are a not-for-profit artist-run organisation offering affordable studio and gallery hire,
mentoring, workshops, community-focused events and collaborations.
Started as a Safer Streets Initiative by the Frankston City Council, a group of local artists were invited to occupy a semi derelict building which had stood vacant
in the CBD for almost twenty years. 31 Beach Street was very quickly transformed from a dangerous squat into a vibrant, welcoming hive of activity.