Spare Rooms Gallery Details

Working with the Dollshouse

  • Artworks for or with the dollshouse can be produced in situ, in an artist’s studio (Cambridge area only) or remotely
  • All types of media can be used
  • Works inside or installation with the dollshouse must be temporary
  • The appearance of the doolshouse must not be altered in any way and it must be returned to its original condition
  • The timescale of works is flexible
  • The house will be on display at the owner’s house unless it is used in an installation
  • Viewings by appointment only
  • Works involving the house must be documented using photography or video
  • Documented works will be displayed online on the Spare Rooms Gallery Blog and Instagram account

Exterior House Dimensions

  • Hight to top of the gable: 40cm
  • Hight without the roof: 32cm
  • Width: 53cm
  • Depth: 26cm
  • Full height doors: H 32cm x W 25cm

Interior Room Dimensions

  • Ground floor rooms: H 16cm, W 24cm, D 25cm
  • Upper floor rooms: H 14cm (walls), W 24cm, D 25cm (the ceiling height extends into the roof)


    • Wood, painted
    • Wallpaper
    • Linoleum
    • Clear acetate (windows, some missing)


Further and more detailed photos can be supplied on request.