The Aurora Studio Center, located in the Downtown Arts District in Roanoke, VA and is a dedicated urban arts space including a professional fine arts gallery, pop-up gallery, studio classrooms, dance studio, rehearsal space, individual artist studios and collective work lounge.  Additionally, the Aurora offers unique and affordable, downtown event space to the public.

The AURORA building is a recent historic renovation of an early 20th century Art Deco building including live/work residential apartments, commercial storefronts, event space and a dedicated arts center; with a 75 foot skylight illuminating all levels of the building it is the perfect home for a burgeoning arts collective in the region.

The Aurora Studio Center's core mission is to work daily to connect and promote our community of artists and their efforts by implementing low cost and low risk opportunities to build their creative business endeavors.