First Floor

44 Gaukel’s first floor is composed of lockable, semi-private creative work spaces rented out by the City of Kitchener and ArtsBuild Ontario. These semi-private creative workspaces are used by artists, creatives, non-profits, and innovators who come together to create a positive community environment. Check out our tenant page to see the artists and organizations currently in our space.

Included Amenities:

  • Fiber Internet / Wi-FI
  • Lockable creative workspace
  • 24/7 building access via RFID card
  • Common area cleaning service
  • Private bookable meeting rooms
  • Shared kitchenette & restrooms
  • Access to artist cleanup sink

Amenities at an additional cost:

Click Here to See the Floor Plan!


Pricing starts at $2/sq ft/month, with various incentives available to reduce the cost per sqaure foot. Incentives are calculated by ArtsBuild Ontario staff and can include the following:

  • Local artist or arts based organization
  • Registered non-profit or charitable organization
  • Rental of multiple spaces on the first floor
  • Rental of a space without windows
  • Hosting a bi-monthly public event in 44 Gaukel’s flex space
  • A skill barter or trade

Current Spaces for Lease on the First Floor

Space #3

Space #5

Space #7

Space #8

Space #11

Space #12

If you are interested in renting, viewing, or have any questions please contact us here.